DOL announced a change in the H2B processing because on January 1, 2018 the number of H2B applications exceeded the number of H2B visas available.
Employment Authorization for Haitians with TPS Automatically Extended Until July 21, 2018
USCIS and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), in consultation with the Department of State, have published the list of countries whose nationals are eligible to receive H-2A and H‑2B visas in 2018. The notice listing the eligible countries was published on Jan. 18, 2018, in the Federal Register.
WASHINGTON-U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today that current beneficiaries of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) under El Salvador's designation who want to maintain their status through the effective termination date of Sept. 9, 2019, must re-register between Jan. 18, 2018, and March 19, 2018.
DACA Extensions Are Not Secure In Filing. Any extensions possible should file as soon as possible.
We have received reports of H1B Level 1 Wage Petition Approvals being revoked. Further, we have received reports of H1B Level 1 Wage Visa Applications being denied, returned to USCIS for revocation, and administrative processing. Please consider your travel plans carefully.
Trump Thumping of H1B Filings Expected to Continue
Jan. 13, 2018, Update: Due to a federal court order, USCIS has resumed accepting requests to renew a grant of deferred action under DACA. Until further notice, and unless otherwise provided in this guidance, the DACA policy will be operated on the terms in place before it was rescinded on Sept. 5, 2017.
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DHS Terminates TPS for El Salvador
USCIS is no longer considering a consular certificate documenting an individual's birth outside of Cuba to a Cuban parent as sufficient evidence of Cuban citizenship. This policy memorandum aligns with Cuban law and applies to individuals born outside of Cuba applying for lawful permanent resident status in the United States under the Cuban Adjustment Act (CAA).