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USCIS Announces Adjustment of Status Filing Dates for May 2018

US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has announced the filing dates for applicants for adjustment of status to legal permanent residency for May 2018. Applicants of family-based cases (beneficiaries of the approved Form I-130 immigrant visa petition) should refer to the “Dates for Filing” chart in the Department of State Visa Bulletin for May 2018. READ MORE

USCIS Announces Adjustment of Status Filing Dates for March 2018

US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has announced the filing dates for applicants for adjustment of status to legal permanent residency for March 2018. Applicants of family-based cases (beneficiaries of the approved Form I-130 immigrant visa petition) should refer to the “Dates for Filing” chart in the Department of State Visa Bulletin for March 2018. READ MORE

Summary of Immigration Innovation Act of 2018, or I-Squared

On January 25, 2018, Senators Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Jeff Flake (R-AZ) introduced S. 2344, the Immigration Innovation Act of 2018, or I-Squared. It will increase H-1B statutory cap, provide for employment authorization for H-4 spouses and children, ease H-1B worker mobility, allow for greater immigrant visa number availability (thereby shortening the green card process READ MORE

USCIS Announces Filing Dates for Adjustment of Status in February 2018

USCIS has announced that for February 2018, adjustment of status applications based on a family-based preference must be filed using the Filing Dates chart and that for those based on employment the Final Action Dates chart must be followed. The benefit of filing the adjustment of status application, even if not approvable at that time, READ MORE