USCIS announced that, beginning January 25, 2023, they will resume bundling the adjudication of Form I-539 and Form I-765 for the spouses and minor children of H-1B and L-1 nonimmigrants along with the underlying Form I-129.
Form I-9 Alert: DHS considering alternative options for examination of I-9 documents for remote employees
DHS recently announced via Federal Register that they are considering a new rule/pilot program that would provide options to Form I-9 rules regarding the examination of documents presented as evidence of identity and work authorization upon hire and reverification of continuing of work authorization, as applicable.
- July 27, 2022
On May 4, 2022 USCIS announced that, as of May 4, 2022, they would be increasing the extension of automatic work authorization for qualifying Employment Authorization Documents (“EADs”) from 180 days to 540 days.
- June 17, 2022
Stephanie Dalecki has joined Maggio Kattar as an attorney in the firm’s Washington, DC headquarters. Stephanie brings more than 10 years of experience in the field of immigration law for both employers and individuals.
- June 17, 2022
In the face of longer-than-expected processing times for renewed employment authorization documents (EADs), causing some foreign nationals to have their evidence of work authorization expire before the new one is received, the U.S.
FAQs For Adjustment Of Status Applicants Seeking To Request A Change In The Underlying Basis Of Eligibility For Permanent Residence
USCIS recently issued multiple statements encouraging applicants for permanent residence to request a change in the underlying basis of their green card applications.