Understanding what to ask an immigration lawyer can help you get prepared for your consultation. Asking the right questions will enable you to determine whether the lawyer is the right fit for you based on experience, dependability, and personality. Questions about experience handling similar... read more
What Is the Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) Program?
To help protect Afghan people whom the U.S. employed or worked with, the U.S. government developed the Afghan Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) program. Established in 2009, the SIV program has seen a considerable backlog that the government is looking to alleviate. The Start of the Special... read more
US Consulates Now Processing Limited Student Visas
As of August 17, US consulates located in cities across India, including Hyderabad and the embassy in New Delhi, have started processing limited student visas. In addition to the US embassy located in New Delhi, the consulates in the following cities are currently processing applications... read more
USCIS Releases FY2017 H-1B Cap Data
A social security id card and a permanent resident card Each year US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) receives a cap on the number of available H-1B visas from Congress. After some debate about the cap, Congress decided to leave this quota for FY2017 the same as the cap in 2016,... read more