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EIG Dispatch | October 17, 2017

Feature Story: I Moved-What Next?: FAQ on Updating Your Address with USCIS US Headlines: Closures in Ireland due to Storm Ophelia / Changes to Canada’s Citizenship Global Headlines: State of Washington and Others Challenge Travel Ban 3.0 / Nine States Barred from Using Driver’s Licenses for Domestic Flights in 2018 / NAFTA Negotiations Continue Dates of Note October […]

EIG Dispatch | October 10, 2017

Global Headlines: Turkey Suspends All Non-Immigrant Visa Services for U.S. Citizens/ U.K. Expands its Registered Traveler Service/ Visa-Free Travel to Taiwan for Qualified Nationals of Southeast Asia/ CETA to Benefit Short Term Business Visitors and Temporary Foreign Workers US Headlines: Lee Cisna Confirmed as USCIS Director/ Trump Administration Sued for DACA Decision/ Trump’s Immigration Reform Agenda to […]

EIG Dispatch | October 3, 2017

Feature Story: Practical Tips for the New Employment Based I-485 Interviews US Headlines: Apply for an EAD and SSN Simultaneously through USCIS/ Trump’s Travel Restrictions Face New Challenges/ USCIS Resumes Premium Processing Global Headlines: Salary Requirements Increased for Singapore Dependent Pass Eligibility/ Increase in B Permit Quotas in Switzerland Dates of Note October 1-7 Golden Week in China […]

EIG Dispatch | September 26, 2017

Feature Story: FAQs on New Travel Restrictions DC Insights: U.S. Supreme Court Cancels Oral Arguments for Travel Ban/ DHS to Check on Social Media of Immigrants Headlines: Brexit Update/ German Elections Not Expected to Impact Migration/ Italy Unveils Online Visitor Visa Form Story: FAQS on New Travel Restrictions On Sunday, September 24, 2017, President Trump announced a new set […]

EIG Dispatch | September 19, 2017

USCIS News: USCIS Resumes Premium Processing Service for H-1B Cap Cases / USCIS Adopts Final Action Dates Chart (Chart A) for Employment Based Green Cards DC Insights: Upcoming Closure of U.S./Tijuana Border Crossing Headlines: UK Requires Original Documents for Tier 2 and Tier 4 Applications in India Feature Story: FAQs on US Visa Interviews Latest USCIS News  USCIS Resumes Premium Processing […]

EIG Dispatch | September 12, 2017

Feature Story: Teachers Would Slip Through Cracks of New Immigration Plan Upcoming Webinar: “We Need To Talk: Catching Up On The Past Months Key Immigration Developments” USCIS News: USCIS Closes Offices Due to Hurricanes Harvey & Irma DC Insights: Government Funding Extended Headlines: Germany Gives New Options for Intra Company Transfer Status/  Modified Visitor Registration for Chennai/ UK Brexit- Draft Policy Paper […]

EIG Dispatch | September 5, 2017

Feature Story: Trump Administration Rescinds DACA USCIS News: USCIS Offers Immigration Services for Hurricane Harvey DC Insights: J-1 Program May be Scaled Back / Congress in Session Headlines: Japan New Permanent Residency Guidelines Feature Story: Trump Administration Rescinds DACA – Current DACA Beneficiaries Must Now Look to Congress Today, the Trump administration, through Attorney General Jeff Sessions, announced it is […]

Today the U.S. Takes a Step Backwards with Trump’s Move to End DACA

Today, the Trump administration fulfilled its campaign pledge to repeal DACA, allowing the President to make a grand gesture to his core supporters, at the expense of 800,000 children and young adults. During a press conference today at 11am EST, President Trump, through U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, announced that DACA will be rescinded, and […]

EIG Dispatch | August 29, 2017

USCIS News: USCIS Houston Closures / USCIS Prevailing Wage Challenges / AP Applications and International Travel DC Insights: U.S. Government Shutdown over Border Wall Funding / 9th Circuit Hears Arguments over Travel Ban Headlines: Thailand Introduces Smart Visa / Closures of U.S. Consulates for Eid-Al-Adha Feature Story: USCIS to Require in Person Interviews for Employment-Based Green Cards The Latest […]

EIG Dispatch | August 22, 2017

Op-Ed from the Desk of Robert Taylor DC Insights: NIV Visa Services in Russia Suspended / NAFTA Renegotiations / Rising H-1B Salaries / Senator Flake Op-Ed Feature Story: Continue to be Great DC Insights: What We Learned in the Past 7 Days U.S. Temporarily Suspending NIV Visa Services in Russia.  Beginning August 23, 2017, all nonimmigrant visa […]