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Nov
22
Happy Thanksgiving to all our readers! In this issue: TPS Extended for Six Countries Tech Layoffs – Stay Prepared Attorney Q&A: L Visas for Startup Companies with Sofia Hassander, Esq. How do I get my foreign love interest into the US? Litigati… Read More
Oct
20
For starters, those who are engaged or thinking of getting engaged, will often ask about the fiancé visa. If there’s one piece of wisdom I can impart to you it’s this: AVOID THE FIANCE VISA AT ALL COSTS! Read More
Oct
6
The 2024 Diversity Visa Program opened for applications on October 5, 2022. The Program every year allows 50,000 randomly selected people from countries that don’t send many immigrants to the United States to obtain permanent residency. Read More
Sep
20
The September issue of our Transcending Borders newsletter is out! This edition includes important immigration policy updates and exciting firm news! Sofia Hassander and Nikki Whetstone join Yeon Me Kim on the Best Lawyers "Ones to Watch" list. Read More
Aug
24
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced this week that it received a sufficient number of petitions needed to reach the congressionally mandated 65,000 H-1B visa regular cap and the 20,000 H-1B visa U.S. advanced degree e… Read More
Jun
16
Grossman Young & Hammond proudly announces that that Partner Sandra Grossman, is to receive the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) 2022 Edith Lowenstein Memorial Award for excellence in advancing the practice of immigration law. AILA… Read More
May
9
GYH founders and Co-Managing Partners Becki L. Young and Sandra Grossman expressed their excitement about the new additions. Young noted, “We are thrilled to welcome Patrick, David and Sheryl to our firm as seasoned immigration attorneys and though… Read More
May
4
Contents: VIDEO: Biden Administration Announces Immigration Policies to Attract STEM Talent Major Pro Bono Asylum Victory for GYH H-1B Work Site Requirements Advance Copy: USCIS Temporary Final Rule Increasing Automatic Extension Period of EADs Imple… Read More
Mar
21
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced on March 16, 2022, that Afghan nationals in the United States are now eligible for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for a period of 18 months. Secretary Mayorkas has issued this designation on the b… Read More
Mar
3
As today marks over a week since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, citizens are fleeing the country to seek safe havens. Several American immigration organizations are advocating for the Biden administration to provide legal pathways for Ukrainian refu… Read More