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Once your fiancé enters the United States and you marry, the next step is to obtain permanent resident status.
You file an adjustment of status application. Generally, the application is filed to a specific visa office or service center and in most cases there is no interview. However, the process does take a bit longer.
This past March, USCIS announced that it was extending the amount of time certain individuals had to respond to agency requests. Of course, this was due to the COVID-19 pandemic, as many applicants and petitioners simply could not respond due to the outbreak. Now, USCIS has just announced that it… Read More
Recently, USCIS reached a settlement with ITServe Alliance that now gives employers more freedom when accepting H-1B visa holders. Essentially, the agreement will swap out two policy memoranda with a new policy memo. Previously, the two memoranda were Contracts and Itineraries Requirements for H-1B Petitions Involving Third-Party Worksites, which was… Read More
Thursday, June 18, 2020, the Supreme Court decided to block the Trump administration's attempt to end DACA, or the Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals. The Obama administration introduced the program several years ago, and its function is protecting the children of immigrants who entered this country illegally from deportation. Most… Read More
If you are looking to come to the United States and possess certain "extraordinary abilities," or you are someone who is uniquely qualified for a certain type of employment, you may be able to gain employment in the United States via the First Preference EB-1 Visa. Please continue reading and… Read More