Immigration News

White House to Lift COVID-19 Travel Restrictions on November 8th

On Friday, the White House announced that it will lift COVID-19 travel restrictions for fully vaccinated global citizens, ending historic restrictions that have barred many from entering the United States. While this last year has been quite testing, hopefully, this news will allow loved ones and foreign workers to reunite with families.

Read Story

USCIS Announces Second Round of H-1B Lottery Selections for FY 2022

On July 29th, USCIS announced that they will be conducting a second round of selections from the previously submitted H-1B registrations from March 2021. The new filing period will begin on August 2nd and will close on November 3rd.

Read Story

Travel to US from India banned to limit COVID-19 spread

Last month, President Joe Biden imposed new travel restrictions on India in light of the COVID-19 epidemic, barring most non-US citizens from entering the United States. The proclamation, signed by the President on April 30 and took effect on May 4, outlines the scope of the suspension and the limitations to entry into the US. Basically what this means is that until further notice, those travelers impacted by the proclamation won’t be permitted to enter the US until they have been absent from India for the past 14 days.

Read Story

November 2020 Visa Bulletin Updates

After weeks of anticipation, the Department of State just released their November 2020 visa bulletin that dictates when international employees are eligible to file their Adjustment of Status (Form I-485) applications.

Read Story

DOL Wage Rules Litigation FAQs

ImmiPartner will be co-counseling Wasden Banias to pursue litigation against the newly implemented DOL wage rules. Here are answers to FAQs regarding this opportunity.

Read Story

Navigating Election Season as Non-US Citizen

At Bridge, we’re extending resources for all international employees to safely and effectively exercise their rights in supporting causes about which they are passionate. Learn more about how non-citizens can participate in this election season.

Read Story