Priority date for issuing green cards: how the waiting periods for each category are determined and whether it is possible to speed up the process

How to determine the priority date for immigration purposes, tells All Law. Certain categories of applicants for a green card must, after approval of their initial visa application, wait until their priority expires before continuing to apply for a green card. This is a way to say ...

It will be possible to buy a green card: to whom and for how much

A paid green card is proposed by a new bill in the US Congress, according to NDTV. If passed, the bill is expected to help people who are currently stuck due to protracted green card processes. Millions of people stuck for many years in reserve for green cards ...

Newcomers are paid less: 7 unexpected discoveries about moving to the USA on a work visa

Ekaterina Zyuz, Motivation, Compensation and Benefits Manager (C&B Manager) at GlobalLogic, spoke about moving to the United States on a work visa and debunked several myths on this topic. MC.today editorial staff publishes the most interesting interview. Further - from the first person. Opening 1. ...

USCIS will review denials of H-1B work visas made under the Trump administration

US Citizenship and Immigration Services announced that it may reopen and / or review adverse decisions on Form I-129 Petition for Nonimmigrant Worker based on three revoked policy memoranda. This was reported on the official USCIS website. USCIS tends to ...

How to find companies in the USA that make work visas

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) website has a useful online tool - an information hub about American companies that make H-1B work visas for foreigners. The H-1B program allows employers in the United States to temporarily hire foreign workers for positions that require ...

Trump Cancels H-1B Work Visa Lottery: What It Means For Job Applicants

The administration of President Donald Trump has proposed a new rule that will end the H-1B visa lottery used when the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) receives more petitions than it can issue visas under the annual limit. Forbes spoke in more detail about the innovation. Instead…

'To protect Americans': US tightens rules for issuing work visas

The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced changes to the H-1B work visa program. The innovation, according to the department, is aimed at protecting American workers. This is stated in a message on the DHS website. The H-1B program is designed to help employers ...

Trump signs decree drastically restricting the hiring of foreign workers

The White House emphasizes that it will not tolerate the replacement of Americans with cheap foreign labor, writes Voice of America. US President Donald Trump on Monday, August 3, signed a priority hiring order for Americans to prevent foreign workers from replacing American workers. As emphasized in ...

Trump will suspend the issue of certain categories of visas until the end of the year

U.S. President Donald Trump will expand the existing visa ban to include certain nonimmigrant work visas as part of measures to protect U.S. workers amid the economic turmoil associated with the coronavirus pandemic, a senior administration official said on Monday, June 22, writes ...

Hundreds of thousands of work visa holders have lost their legal status in the USA: what's next

Back in April, we wrote that hundreds of thousands of foreign workers holding H-1B visas could lose their legal status by June. For many of them, this day has come, writes Bloomberg. H-1B visas are temporary work permits that ...

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