Foreign nationals residing in the United States are permitted to seek asylum and apply for an order withholding removal if they can show a well-founded reasonable fear of political or religious persecution were they to return to their home country. Failing to show...
On December 29, 2015, less than three months into the federal government’s fiscal year, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that they have issued the statutory maximum 10,000 petitions for U-1 nonimmigrant status (U visas) for fiscal year...
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President Trump signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) on Friday, March 27. The $2 trillion stimulus package goes a long way to improve our response to the COVID-19 […]
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) completed its first registration period on March 20 for H-1B petitions. The H-1B visa category allows highly educated foreign workers to temporarily […]