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The Visa Bulletin: What’s New for October 2017?

Nov 21, 2017

The U.S. Department of State recently released its Visa Bulletin for October 2017. That’s a big deal if you’re waiting for your priority date to be current so that your green card application can move forward. If you don’t know… View Article


The Visa Bulletin: What’s New for September 2017?

Nov 21, 2017

The U.S. Department of State recently released its Visa Bulletin for September 2017. That’s a big deal if you’re waiting for your priority date to be current so that your green card application can move forward. If you don’t know… View Article


The Visa Bulletin: What’s New for August 2017?

Nov 21, 2017

The U.S. Department of State recently released its Visa Bulletin for August 2017. That’s a big deal if you’re waiting for your priority date to be current so that your green card application can move forward. If you don’t know… View Article


You Haven’t Read the 2017 USCIS Ombudsman Report?

Nov 21, 2017

It’s time for the Office of the Citizenship and Immigration Services Ombudsman’s 2017 Annual Report to Congress! We read the whole report so you can enjoy this blog-length summary instead… Wait, What’s an Ombudsman? An ombudsman serves as an independent… View Article


Immigration News for July 2017

Nov 20, 2017

This July, major immigration cases continued to move through Supreme Court and other courts around the country. Refugees with ties to extended family in the United States got some provisional good news, while refugees without such relationships face an uncertain… View Article


Immigration, Then and Now

Nov 20, 2017

It’s not all that common for a White House press briefing to turn into a national debate over the meaning of a 134-year-old sonnet. Yet so it is these days with “The New Colossus,” the immigrant-welcoming poem that’s engraved at… View Article


The New Green Card Application

Nov 16, 2017

This may not have made headlines, but recently a redesigned green card application form was released by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). Simply put, this is the form used by someone already present in the United States to apply… View Article


Replace Your Green Card on the Go!

Nov 16, 2017

Last week, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) launched a mobile version of Form I-90, which makes it much easier for green card holders to apply for a replacement green card using their phone or tablet. It’s been possible for… View Article


Immigration News for June 2017

Nov 16, 2017

June was a blockbuster month for high-profile immigration developments. The Supreme Court made two announcements that could have a major impact on many people’s lives. Yet even those announcements were full of ambiguity—neither was a final decision on a case,… View Article


New Hurdles on the Horizon

Nov 16, 2017

These days, the swirl of immigration headlines can make it difficult to keep track of what’s actually changing versus what’s still just a rumor. Let us break down the past month’s news for you. Immigration Policy: Reality vs. Rumors Category… View Article