The Department of State has released the January 2021 Visa Bulletin. You can access the copy of the Visa Bulletin on the Department of State website here.

这两天,在美国的留学生们,尤其是2021年要参与H1B抽签的同学们,也许已经听说,2021年1月8日,国土安全部发出重磅新规定:H1B抽签制度大改革,从原来的纯随机抽签,改为根据工资水平的高低,分级抽签。 根据移民局自己的数据模型推算,以2020年的27万多份H1B抽签数据为例,在新规定里,工资水平[…]

The Department of State has released the November Visa Bulletin. You can access the copy of the Visa Bulletin on the Department of State website here.

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced it will increase fees for premium processing, effective Oct. 19, as required by the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act, Pub. L. No. 116-159, signed into law on Oct. 1.

10月26日是移民局新规草案公众评议期最后一天,关于限制学生身份F1,以及J1和I身份在美停留时间的。孟小洁律师在这里提醒,还没有提交意见的同学,一定要抓紧时间提交自己的评论。

Article is available here. The Concerning Prospect of USCIS/ICE Coordination on OPT Law Enforcement by Xiaojie (Marta) Meng, Alex Kim U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) released a statement on August 18, 2020 reminding foreign students and their DSOs that they must timely update students’ OPT employer information in SEVIS or risk violating their F-1 nonimmigrant […]

The Department of State has released the October Visa Bulletin. You can access the copy of the Visa Bulletin on the Department of State website here.

The Department of State has released the August 2020 Visa Bulletin. You can access the copy of the Visa Bulletin on the Department of State website here. Note: USCIS has designated the Final Action Dates chart for employment-based adjustment of status applications and the Dates for Filing chart for family-sponsored adjustment of status applications within […]