Tag: visa

  1. USCIS Issues New Policy Guidance for O-1B Visas

    United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) recently issued policy guidance to clarify how to determine the appropriate visa classification for persons of extraordinary ability in the arts. Given the massive changes in the entertainment industry in the past year, including the increasing popularity of internet and streaming services, this guidance provides essential insight for those seeking to understand the nuances of O-1B nonimmigrant visas and determine READ MORE READ MORE

  2. Tennis Star Novak Djokovic Refused Entry to Australia Over Vaccine Exemption; Faces Uncertain Future Following Legal Victory

    Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic has had an eventful couple of weeks, to say the least. Djokovic went from receiving a last-minute medical exemption to play in the Australian Open singles championship to having his visa abruptly cancelled by the Australian government. Following a period of detention and a successful legal challenge, Djokovic faces an uncertain future in Australia. This international incident underscores the importance of immigration READ MORE READ MORE

  3. EB-5 Update: Congress Extends EB-5 Investor Visa, Again.

    Please check back during the next few weeks for updates on a reauthorization of the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Regional Center Program in the coming year. READ MORE

  4. State Department Suspends All Non-Immigrant Visa Processing in Turkey, Effective Immediately

    The U.S. State Department announced Sunday the suspension of all non-immigrant visa processing at American Embassies and Consulates across Turkey. READ MORE

  5. NEWS UPDATE: Supreme Court Temporarily Upholds Travel Ban on Certain Refugees, Will Revisit Issue Next Month

    On Tuesday, the Supreme Court voted to temporarily uphold the travel ban on a majority of people who had been granted refugee status in the United States. READ MORE