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Recent News and Events

Fredrikson & Byron strives to provide clients current business developments and legal updates. See the list below for our most recent updates and events.

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USCIS Expands Partnership with Social Security Administration

Applicants filing for lawful permanent resident status can now apply for a Social Security number (SSN) or replacement card as part of the adjustment of status application process, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced.

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USCIS Temporarily Extends Validity Period of Medical Exam and Vaccination Record Form

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services temporarily extended the validity period for Form I-693, Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record, from two years to four years due to COVID-19 pandemic-related delays in processing.

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125 Indians and Chinese Sue USCIS Over Risk of Green Card Loss

A group of 125 Indian and Chinese immigrants approved for employment-based green cards sued U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in federal court in Maryland on August 3, 2021.

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USCIS Sends RFEs for I-693s

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services is sending communications to adjustment applicants or their representatives with notice that a Request for Evidence (RFE) will be sent for Form I-693, Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record.

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ABIL Global: Italy

Following the European Union’s announcement that travelers from the United States have been removed from its safe travel list, Italy added testing and self-isolation requirements for U.S. travelers.

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Fredrikson & Byron Expands Mergers & Acquisitions Practice with Three Attorneys

Thomas C. Snook, Brendan Mochoruk and  Zachary M. Sheahan have joined Fredrikson & Byron’s Mergers & Acquisitions Group.

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Tax Issues in the Use or Disposition of International Intangibles: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (Part II)

This week, we turn to international transactions that involve licenses or the provision or performance of e-commerce services.

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Fredrikson & Byron Earns Mansfield Certification and Certification Plus for 2021

Fredrikson & Byron has achieved Mansfield Certification and Certification Plus status from Diversity Lab for demonstrating a commitment to boosting representation of diverse lawyers in law firm leadership.

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Tax Issues in the Use or Disposition of International Intangibles: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (Part I)

The transfer or use of intangibles generally is a complicated area of taxation, and one that continues to evolve.

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Immigration Attorney Loan Huynh Earns Minnesota Lawyer 2021 Diversity and Inclusion Award

Loan Huynh, Fredrikson & Byron AttorneyFredrikson & Byron attorney Loan T. Huynh has been awarded the 2021 Diversity and Inclusion Award by Minnesota Lawyer magazine.

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