Immigration News Archive

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Trump to Issue New Executive Order

02/17/17

Yesterday, President Trump announced that he intends to sign a new Executive Order next week to replace his embattled travel ban order.

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43 New Form Editions Required Next Week

02/13/17

Beginning February 21, 2017, USCIS will only accept the most recent edition of 43 different forms.

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Appeals Court Keeps Travel Ban On Hold

02/10/17

Last night, a three-judge panel of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously denied the Trump Administration’s request to lift a temporary restraining order on the travel ban.

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March 2017 Visa Bulletin Released

02/10/17

The Department of State has released the March 2017 Visa Bulletin. The Visa Bulletin shows slow advancement for some retrogressed employment-based categories, though the EB-3 India final action date has not changed.

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Travel Ban Put on Hold

02/06/17

Late Friday, a federal judge issued a nationwide temporary restraining order that prohibits the government from enforcing key portions of the President’s executive order.

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Update on Visa Interview Waiver Program

02/03/17

The Department of State has confirmed to the American Immigration Lawyers Association that most visa applicants with statutory visa interview exceptions can still obtain interview waivers.

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Travel Ban Update for Dual Nationals

02/02/17

Today, the Department of State issued an alert clarifying how the President’s travel ban affects dual nationals.

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CBP Posts Travel Ban Statistics and FAQs

02/01/17

Customs and Border Patrol has published statistics and Frequently Asked Questions pertaining to the travel ban imposed by President Trump last Friday.

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Week in Review: Trump's Executive Orders

01/30/17

During his first week in office, President Trump issued several controversial executive orders related to immigration. Here, Goel & Anderson provides a comprehensive summary of what has happened.

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USCIS Changes Some I-140 Filing Locations

01/20/17

Yesterday, USCIS informed stakeholders that it is changing the filing locations for certain I-140 petitions.

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