Visas: The MVP for International Athletes 

Each year, in the United States (U.S.), the major professional sports leagues (NBA, NFL, NBA, and MLB) conduct a draft to allocate new players to join teams. In a typical draft, teams take turns selecting players in a predetermined order. The hopeful expectation is...

USCIS Ends COVID-19 Flexibilities

USCIS announced it is ending the extension of its COVID-19-related flexibilities on March 23, 2023.   As such, individuals must respond to any notices or requests dated after March 23, 2023 by the deadlines listed in the notice requested. This includes:    Requests...

USCIS Announces Final Phase of Premium Processing Expansion for Initially Filed EB-1 and EB-2 NIW Form I-140 Petitions and Future Expansion for Students and Exchange Visitors  

USCIS announced last week  it will begin implementing its final phase of premium processing by permitting new (initial) Form I-140, Immigrant Petition for Alien Workers, filed under the E13 multinational executive and manager classification (EB1C) or the E21...