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Biden revokes Trump’s pause on green cards

President Joe Biden reopened the country Wednesday to people seeking green cards, ending a ban on legal immigration that President Donald Trump imposed last spring, citing what he said was the need to protect American jobs during the pandemic.

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March 2021 Visa Bulletin:USCIS to Honor Final Action Dates for Employment-Based Categories

March 2021 Visa Bulletin: Strong Advancement Across Employment-Based Categories, Rapid Movement Continues for EB-1 India and China; USCIS to Honor Final Action Dates for Employment-Based Categories

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USCIS to Accept H1-B Visa Registrations Beginning March 9, 2021

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently made an announcement that they will begin accepting registrations for the upcoming 2022 H-1B fiscal year starting on March 9, 2021 at 12 p.m. ET and ending on March 25, 2021 at 12 p.m. ET.

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H-1B approval rates ticked up in FY2020, but remained historically low

H-1B approval rates rose in the 2020 fiscal year, but remained historically low, according to new statistics released by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

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International students sue USCIS, ICE over risky OPT delay

Agroup of 18 international students has filed a class-action lawsuit in Ohio against the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)

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USCIS Update Regarding Applicants Filing Form I-765 for OPT

USCIS continues to experience delays at certain lockboxes in issuing receipt notices for Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization, based on eligibility categories described in 8 C.F.R. 274a.12(c)(3), relating to optional practical training (OPT) for F-1 students. While USCIS have made progress in addressing the delays, USCIS would like to provide additional clarifications and reminders:

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Lawsuit filed in Ohio seeks “timely” OPT processing in the US

International students facing optional practical training application delays have filed a lawsuit against United States Citizenship and Immigration Services and United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement in a bid to have applications processed in “timely manner”.

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FY 2021 H-1B Cap-Subject Nonselection Notices Issued

According to reports, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) appears to have finished selecting H-1B cap-subject lottery registrations for fiscal year (FY) 2021 (Oct. 1, 2020-Sept. 30, 2021).

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President Biden’s Immigration Reform Proposal Introduced in Congress

 Immigrant visa numbers: The bill includes provisions to reduce immigrant visa backlogs, recapture unused immigrant visa numbers from past years, and eliminate per-country employment-based (EB) immigrant visa (IV) caps

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When can I challenge the USCIS’s decision in my case?

If you have received a negative decision on an immigration petition, you may wonder if you have any right to appeal. Generally, you do have the right to appeal.

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