With immigration being a hot button topic these days check out my blog to help you better understand the role immigration has played, currently plays, and will continue to play in american history.
On May 25, 2017, the U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court’s decision to halt core portions of President Trump’s Executive Order which included a travel ban against six (6) Muslim-majority countries. The 10-3 ruling. In response, the Trump administration says it plans to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court. Omar Jadwat, … Continue reading Appeals Court Upholds Block on President Trump’s Travel Ban
The Diversity Immigrant Visa Program (hereinafter “DV Program”), also referred to as the “Green Card Lottery” makes up to 50,000 immigrant visas available annually, drawn from random selection among all entries to individuals who are from countries with low rates of immigration to the United States. The DV Program is administered by the U.S. Department … Continue reading How to Win the Green Card Lottery
On January 17, 2017, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (hereinafter “USCIS”) announced the finalization of its “International Entrepreneur Parole” program. USCIS characterizes the program as an effort “to improve the ability of certain promising start-up founders to begin growing their companies within the United States and help improve our nation’s economy through increased capital spending, … Continue reading DHS Publishes Final International Entrepreneur Rule
Some foreign students complete their stay in the United States by gaining professional experience in their field of study. Specifically, An F-1 student is generally entitled to up to one (1) year of post-completion practical training. This training must be directly related to the student’s major area of study. Authorization for this type of optional practical training … Continue reading Training for U.S. Educated Non-citizens Withstands Another Attack