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EB-2 India and the Disappointment of the October 2014 Visa Bulletin: “What We’ve Got Here is a Failure to Communicate”*
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EB-2 India and the Disappointment of the October 2014 Visa Bulletin: “What We’ve Got Here is a Failure to Communicate”*

To Indian nationals with EB-2 priority dates between May 2, 2009 and September 2009, a great disservice has been done. Foreign nationals are subject to retrogression when their immigrant visa category is over subscribed.  There is an annual cap on the number of employment-based visas that can be issued to foreign nationals (and derivative family … Continue reading

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Loving in Limbo

For those who are not immersed in the U.S. immigration system as employers, family members, fiances or attorneys of foreign nationals, it is difficult to understand the frustration of navigating a system characterized by a chronic lack of transparency and accountability. In this blog, we previously touched on the struggle an Iraqi translator faced when seeking safety in … Continue reading

Analysis / News

New Executive Action on Immigration Promised

Yesterday, President Barack Obama indicated that his administration will “fix as much of our immigration system as we [the administration] can” within existing legal authorities. CNN coverage of the event can be found here. The implementation of DACA has shown that a great deal can be done to modify the immigration landscape without the participation … Continue reading

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Immigration Knowledge Quiz

Take the Pew Charitable Trust immigration knowledge test, and see how much you really know about the issues influencing the policy debate! This 10 question quiz provides useful information about family-based immigration, employment-based immigration, refugees, and undocumented immigrants. Here is the link: http://www.pewtrusts.org/en/multimedia/surveys-and-quizzes/2014/test-your-knowledge-about-immigration   Continue reading