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Feb
10
The COVID-19 pandemic created myriad unprecedented immigration circumstances where legal permanent residents were or are stuck outside the U.S. for longer than anticipated. There have been numerous questions about the way prolonged absence from the U… Read More
Feb
9
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS), under the new leadership of Alejandro Mayorkas, released a statement on February 1st encouraging all immigrants to receive the COVID-19 vaccine regardless of their immigration status. The agency called it a… Read More
Jan
22
We officially made it out of 2020 and what a year it was. As 2021 makes its way in, immigration advocates around the country were uplifted to learn of President Biden’s plans for an immigration overhaul as one of his first priorities after taking o… Read More
Dec
18
Thank you to all who attended todays webinar – Preserving Permanent Residence and Reentry to the U.S. We appreciate your attendance and insightful questions. A PDF of the slides is HERE. A Recording of this webinar is below. The COVID-19 pandem… Read More
Dec
17
Free Webinar: Preserving Permanent Residence and Reentry to the U.S. View official client alert and subscribe to our mailing list: here. The COVID-19 pandemic upended travel and immigration in ways no one could have anticipated. As the pandemic appro… Read More
Dec
14
For anyone who missed last Friday’s webinar – Immigration Outlook 2021 – covering the immigration policy changes we may expect to see as we transition to the Biden administration, a recording of the discussion is available here. Bet… Read More
Dec
4
Thank you to all who joined our webinar – Down to the Wire-Impending H-1B Changes. A recording of this webinar and PDF of slides are below. This presentation covered the three recent regulations impacting H-1Bs, including major changes to the w… Read More
Dec
2
Three major H1B rules have come into play in the past few months. The first, a proposed rule that would replace the current random selection process for H-1B visas (the H-1B “lottery”) with a new wage-based selection process that would prioritize… Read More
Nov
23
In this Q&A, GYH Attorney Sofia Hassander explains the recent changes to the USCIS policy manual relating to O-1 visas, which add emphasis to the instructions regarding the treatment of evidence in the adjudication of O-1 petitions. In September,… Read More
Nov
17
The latest issue of our Transcending BordersSM newsletter offers a post-election immigration review. What might the future of immigration policy look like as we transition to a new President? President-elect Biden has promised to roll back many of Tr… Read More