U.S. Department of Defense Now Requires Extensive Initial Screening of Lawful Permanent Residents to Qualify for Military Naturalization

The DoD has announced a new policy requiring that all LPRs complete a background investigation and receive a favorable military security suitability determination (MSSD) prior  to entry...

Attorney Joseph Curran to present at the Employment Law & HR Practices Update Conference on November 2, 2017.

The Employers Association of the NorthEast (EANE)'s Employment Law & HR Practices Update conference will be held on Thursday, November 2, 2017 at the Sheraton...

Attorney Dan Berger presents “Travel Ban 3.0” and “How to Apply for U.S. Citizenship” at Yale University

Attorney Dan Berger presented "How to Apply for U.S. Citizenship" and "Travel Ban 3.0" at Yale University's Office of International Students & Scholars. The Citizenship...

Attorney Dan Berger to present a Community Briefing on Immigration Laws and Policies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Community Briefing on Immigration Laws and Policies On Tuesday, October 10, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in Room 6-120, members of the MIT...

Attorney Dan Berger and Paralegal Ariel Dickerman co-author “Ten Key Immigration Concepts for College & University Counsel.”

Attorney Dan Berger and Paralegal Ariel Dickerman are co-authors on the September 28, 2017 issue of NACUANOTES, released by the National Association of College and...

Revised Travel Ban

President Donald Trump has issued a new proclamation revising the travel ban that had been in effect. There are varying bans for the following countries:...

Increase in Requests for Evidence (RFEs)

Since January 2017 USCIS has issued 85,000 Requests for Evidence (also known as RFEs). This is a 45% increase over 2016. For further details, please...

New York Times Article: State Department Tightens Rules for Visas to U.S.

This New York Times article explains the new visa rules. For the full-text please see: State Department Tightens Rules for Visas to U.S.

USCIS denying some Advance Parole applications where the foreign national traveled after filing

In the past, USCIS had approved advance parole (temporary travel) cards in instances where a foreign national traveled internationally in H-1B or L status after...

Attorney Megan Kludt will be a panelist at the 2017 AILA Fall Conference: Fearless Lawyering

2017 AILA FALL CONFERENCE: FEARLESS LAWYERING BUSINESS IMMIGRATION LITIGATION CONFERENCE September 15, 2017 Portland, OR ORGANIZED BY THE AMERICAN IMMIGRATION COUNCIL AND CO-SPONSORED BY AILA...