Year: 2019

October 14, 2019
Events of Friday, October 11th, changed who may be deemed inadmissible as likely to become a Public Charge, with 3 injunctions stopping the new DHS rule, but a new rule was published by DOS.
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June 13, 2019
On June 1, 2019 the US began asking all visa applicants for 5 years of phone numbers, email addresses, social media handles used, alarming tourists and business travelers alike.
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March 17, 2019
The ETIAS online registration process will go into effect as of January 1, 2021 for American citizens seeking authorization to travel to Europe.
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February 25, 2019
This page explains the statutory annual quotas for employment-based and family-based green cards in immigrant visa preference categories, what is a priority date, and how to read the Visa Bulletin.
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February 14, 2019
On February 4, 2019, USCIS announced changes to the I-539 Application to Change/Extend Nonimmigrant Status effective March 11, 2019, to require biometrics and a new I-539A form for co-applicants
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February 5, 2019
Describes the new Final Rule changing the H-1B random selection lottery and other current trends in H-1B RFEs and denials
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