ICE Cancels Plans for OPT Employment Compliance Unit

February 10, 2021

By Immigration Group

This article was prepared with the assistance of ABIL, the Alliance of Business Immigration Lawyers, of which Loan Huynh, Fredrikson Immigration Department Chair, is a member.

According to reports, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) canceled plans for a new Optional Practical Training (OPT) Employment Compliance Unit. The agency determined that SEVP already addressed many of the same responsibilities.