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USCIS Recalls 800 Employee Authorization Documents

The USCIS is recalling 800 Employee Authorization Documents due to a printing error. This marks the agency's second recall in six weeks. The USCIS is making a push to go paperless and cut back on such errors through digital transactions.

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15,000 Additional H-2B Visas Issued for FY 2018 as Demand Grows

For seasonal work, employers often turn to the recruitment of foreign nationals through the H-2B visa program. In response to high demand, the DHS has announced 15,000 additional H-2B visas will be available for Fiscal Year 2018.

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USCIS Policy Memo Draws Major H-1B Lawsuit

A USCIS policy memo from February imposes additional requirements on employers seeking to place H-1B visa holders at customer worksites. The memo has seen much objection, and resulted in the filing of a major lawsuit by the Small and Medium Enterprise Consortium.

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8,543 Green Cards Recalled Due to Production Error

The USCIS is recalling over 8,500 Green Cards after a production error printed an incorrect date on each of them. The error relates to approvals for Form I-751 – Petition to Remove Conditions of Residence for the spouses of U.S. citizens – that were mailed earlier in the year.

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