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Visa Processing Delays Expected in Busy Summer Season Due to Increased Screening

April 21, 2017

Visa applicants, especially those coming from India, may experience processing delays due to heightened scrutiny over the busy summer season and beyond.

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Perhaps the Maltreatment Sky is Not Falling, After All

April 5, 2017

Recent news reports, have left the public concerned that thousands of Vulnerable Adult Act mandated maltreatment reports are going uninvestigated without good reason. 

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Copyright (and Fashion) Advice from the US Supreme Court

March 27, 2017

On March 22, 2017, the Supreme Court handed down its decision in the Star Athletica v. Varsity Brands case.

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State Department Reports on Upcoming Employment-Based Visa Availability

March 21, 2017

The Department of State’s Visa Bulletin for March 2017 estimates potential monthly movement in several categories in the coming months. 

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USCIS Accepts Only New Forms After February 21, 2017

March 21, 2017

New fees for USCIS forms took effect in December, and updated versions of those forms have been published.

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ICE Enforcement Actions Reported

March 21, 2017

According to news reports, ICE is conducting a series of targeted enforcement actions around the United States and has removed hundreds of people.

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DHS Issues Two New Immigration Enforcement Memos

March 21, 2017

Two new DHS memoranda call for, among other things, strict enforcement of immigration laws, stepped-up detentions and enhancement of expedited removal.

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Have You Been Using E-Verify for More Than 10 Years? If So, Download Your Older Reports Now

March 21, 2017

USCIS must dispose of transaction records that are more than 10 years old in April, 2017.

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President Trump Signs Revised ‘Travel Ban’ Executive Order, States File Challenges

March 21, 2017

President Donald Trump signed a revised “travel ban” executive order on March 6. 

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USCIS To Suspend Premium Processing for H-1B Petitions Starting April 3

March 21, 2017

The suspension may last up to 6 months.

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