Tag Archives: visa bulletin

Visa Bulletin

The Department of State has announced the availability of immigrant numbers during August in the Visa Bulletin for August 2017.

| Immigrant

DOS Rolls Back “Dates for Filing” for Some Visa Categories in Revised October Visa Bulletin

Unfortunately, late on Friday, September 25, 2015, the DOS released an updated visa bulletin that supersedes the bulletin released on September 9, 2015. As you know, there was a shift in USCIS policy that would allow certain foreign nationals to file adjustment of status applications (“green card” applications) even before a visa number was actually […]

| Immigrant

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