Happy New Year! Immigration News: Unfortunately, comprehensive immigration reform did not pass in 2013. However, changes to the immigration laws could possibly occur in the coming months. Aides to the U.S. House of Representatives leader has said that they are committed to making step by step changes to the immigration laws, and will be outlining.
It’s been a very successful summer so far for The Alagiri Immigration Law Firm. We’re happy to report that all of our H-1B applications filed under the H-1B cap this year have been approved. We have also received approvals on several challenging L-1A non-immigrant visa cases as well as EB-1 immigrant visa (green card) cases.
It’s been another hot month for immigration news. I just returned from spending 3 days at the American Immigration Lawyers Association’s Annual Conference, where I heard from officials from USCIS, U.S. Customs and Border Patrol, U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Labor. It was confirmed at the conference that immigrant visa numbers.
USCIS launches a new online resource for foreign entrepreneurs. The resource center, Entrepreneur Pathways, provides ways to navigate the immigration process for entrepreneurs who want to startup a business in the United States. For more information, please click here.