United States restricts travel from India: What to know

The Biden administration announced it was implementing restrictions on travel from India to the United...

USCIS issues ‘deference to previous decisions’ policy guidance: Important details and information

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has reverted to pre-Trump era policy regarding...

Visa Bulletin and the green-card process

Employment-based preference green cards are limited to at least 140,000 per year. The green cards are...

President Joe Biden’s immigration policies: First 100 days

Written by Hannah F. Little, Esq., Partner, N.C. Board Certified Immigration Law Specialist. President...

Social Security Numbers for nonimmigrants

Generally, only nonimmigrants authorized to work in the United States by the Department of Homeland Security...

President Biden does not extend Proclamation 10052: What to know about expiration of ban suspending entry of nonimmigrant visa holders

Proclamation 10052 has expired and is no longer in effect. President Joe Biden elected not to extend...

How can a business benefit from working with outside counsel on immigration matters?

U.S. immigration law is complex, dynamic and ever-changing. Businesses of all sizes across the country...

Biden administration vacates ‘public charge’ rule: Key details and information to know

The “public charge” rule has officially been vacated. The Biden administration notified courts...

Update regarding National Interest Exceptions for travelers impacted by COVID-19-related travel bans

The Department of State (DOS) has issued updated guidance regarding National Interest Exceptions for...

Four Garfinkel Immigration Law Firm Partners honored in 2021 edition of Who’s Who Legal

Four Garfinkel Immigration Law Firm attorneys have once again been honored by the prestigious and highly...

USCIS extends flexibilities to certain F-1 students filing for OPT: What to know

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced late last week it was extending...

President Joe Biden revokes proclamation barring Immigrants from entering U.S.: Details and information

President Joe Biden has rescinded a ban that temporarily barred certain individuals from entering the...