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E-Verify Currently Unavailable

In the Greater Los Angeles area our team of experienced U.S. Immigration attorneys have been faced with only minor drawbacks due to the Federal Funding Hiatus/Government Shutdown. JCS Immigration and Visa has learned that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)’ E-Verify program will also be unavailable during this shut down. This means that employers will […]

CBP Ordered to verify all International Student Visas

Effective immediately, the Department of Homeland Security has ordered its border agents to verify that every international student who arrives to the United States holds a valid student visa. The internal memorandum obtained Friday by the Associated Press, is the government’s new procedure and first security change directly related to the bombings at the Boston […]