Immigration

After a contentious White House meeting yesterday, news reports are speculating that Republicans and Democrats might not be able to reach agreement on spending bills for several immigration-related agencies after December 21. Unlike past shutdowns, full funding for the Department of Labor was passed in September this year....

A skills-based immigration system will be introduced in the UK to "get control over our borders" when free movement from the EU ends, Home Secretary Sajid Javid is set to announce. It was expected to focus on people's "talent and expertise... rather than where...

USCIS has issued a policy memorandum (PDF, 115 KB) (PM) providing guidance to USCIS officers on when to consider waiving the interview requirement for Form I-751, Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence. This PM goes into effect on December 10, 2018 and applies to all Form I-751 petitions received on or after December 10....

The EB-5 Industry was stunned when in June 2017, the OMB announced that the backlog for Chinese investors had reached 10 years, effectively stymieing the market. Anxious to find investors for EB-5 projects, regional center operators and developers started pursuing potential EB-5 candidates in new terrains. India quickly became a fav...