Tag Archives: EB

Expert writing on the EB-11

Senior partner Herbert A. Weiss has had his most recent article on employment -based immigration law published by Thomson-Reuters.  Entitled “Dissecting the EB-11,” it is a thirty-page thorough discussion, with footnotes, of the process used by foreign nationals of extraordinary ability in certain fields to immigrate to the United States.  It is the eleventh article […]

| Immigrant

Immigration Visa Issues Addressed (Part II)

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) published a final rule on November 18, 2016, to assist U.S. employers in hiring and retaining high-skilled foreign workers as well as to protect and increase the ability of these foreign national employees to pursue new employment opportunities. Many felt this regulation was required based upon the many […]

| Employment Authorization, Immigrant

Faster Labor Certification Adjudications

Recently, it appears that the adjudicatory processing times for labor certification applications (also referred to as PERM applications) filed with the U.S. Department of Labor has decreased significantly. As a reminder, this labor certification process is used by employers to sponsor foreign national employees for a green card by testing the American workforce to determine […]

| Immigrant, ビザ申請手続き

Revised Procedures for Filing Adjustment of Status Applications

THE REVISED PROCEDURE USCIS announced on September 9, 2015 a change in the rules as to when an adjustment of status application (AOS) can be filed. Previously, the AOS applications could not be filed until the Department of State’s visa bulletin indicated the applicant’s priority date had been reached. Now, two separate charts will be […]

| Employment Authorization, Immigrant

Our I-140/I-129 Expertise

“Immigration Briefings,” a well-respected publication in the field of immigration law from Thomson Reuters, will soon be publishing an article written by our partner, Herbert Weiss, further distinguishing him as one of the truly recognized experts in this field. For many years Herb has been successfully preparing petitions and responding to complex Request for Evidences […]

| Immigrant, Nonimmigrant