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USCIS is open during govt shutdown

Does USCIS Work During Government Shutdown? – Yes

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       3 May, 19
 

Does USCIS work during government shutdown - Yes, they work. H1B, H4 EAD, N400, Green card interviews are taken as scheduled. US embassy may not be open.

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H1B denial can lead to deportation

USCIS NTA Policy Starts Oct 1, 2018 – i485, i539 – H4 Visa affected

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       22 Apr, 19
 

USCIS NTA policy change starting Oct 1, 2018 for i485 & i539 applications. H1B out of scope of NTA at this time. Adequate notice period before NTA is issued.

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H1B Premium Processing Open - Resumes after a long time

H1B Premium Processing April 2019 Lottery – FY 2020 New Applications

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       2 Apr, 19
 

H1B Premium Processing April 2019 open for cap-subject H1B Change of Status application only. Consular processing can upgrade to premium in June 2019.

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H1B Premium Processing Open - Resumes after a long time

H1B Premium Processing Open for all Applications NOW

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       19 Mar, 19
 

H1B premium processing is open for all H1B transfer, amendment, change of status and new April 2019 cap subject applications starting Mar 12, 2019.

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Day 1 CPT arrests at University of Farmington

ICE Arrests University of Farmington Day 1 CPT Students

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       4 Feb, 19
 

ICE arrests Day 1 CPT Indian students from University of Farmington. Working without study is not allowed and is violation of US visa terms.

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H1B processing delays increased after premium processing suspension

H1B Wait Increases after Premium Processing Suspension

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta       30 Jan, 19
 

H1B regular processing time has increased at California, vermont service centers after Premium processing suspension. Track daily delay after sep 11, 2018 ban.

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