U.S. limits travel from South Africa, seven other countries because of COVID-19 variant: Details and information to know

The United States has implemented travel restrictions on individuals traveling from eight African countries...

Update regarding new USCIS policies for H-4, L-2 and E spousal work permits

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has released updated policy guidance regarding...

Historic settlement to change USCIS policy for H-4 and L-2 spousal work permits

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has reached a settlement in a class action lawsuit that will...

Garfinkel Immigration once again recognized by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”

Garfinkel Immigration has once again been named a Tier 1 firm in Charlotte for Immigration Law by U.S....

Garfinkel Immigration attorney spotlight: Senior Attorney Holly Hatton Kuzeyman

Welcome to the Garfinkel Immigration attorney spotlight series, where we will conduct a bimonthly Q&A...

Update regarding Facebook’s settlements with the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Department of Labor (DOL)

Facebook recently reached separate settlements with the Departments of Justice and Labor which resulted...

United States lifting Covid-19 related restrictions for fully vaccinated foreign travelers: Frequently asked questions

The Biden administration has officially released its new policy lifting COVID-19 related restrictions...

Monthly U.S. immigration law news roundup: Biden administration to lift COVID-19 restrictions for fully vaccinated travelers, ends ‘mass worksite raids’

Welcome to the Garfinkel Immigration news roundup, where every month we will summarize and provide...

ICE site visits for students on STEM OPT: What employers need to know

The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) unit of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)...

United States to lift Covid-19 related restrictions for fully vaccinated foreign travelers on Nov. 8: Details, information and updates

The Biden administration will lift COVID-19 related restrictions for all fully vaccinated foreign travelers...

Form I-9 inspections: A comprehensive guide for employers

Written by Nick Harling, Esq., Of Counsel. The employment eligibility verification requirement was...