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USCIS is open in Coronavirus national emergency

Has USCIS Stopped Processing Due to Trump’s National Emergency?

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta      Updated  20 Mar, 20
 

USCIS service centers are open and processing H1B, H4, L1, L2, EAD applications. No need to panic. USCIS has not closed due to Trump's National emergency.

#coronavirus #USA news
US embassy in India cancels all visa stamping appointments

CoronaVirus: US Embassy in India Cancels All Visa Stamping Appointments

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta      Updated  18 Mar, 20
 

US Embassy in India has cancelled all visa stamping interview appointments starting Mar 16, 2020. Restart date will be notified later when situation improves.

#coronavirus #Stamping in India
Should visa holders fill USA Census?

Do Visa Holders Need to Fill US Census 2020?

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta      Updated  14 Mar, 20
 

H1B, L, F1 visa holders, Illegal migrants need to fill US census 2020 along with US citizens. Age, address, race asked & not shared with FBI, USCIS or DHS. No visa status question.

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USCIS h1b processing time at California Service Center on Mar 12, 2020

USCIS Remote Work Program to Avoid Processing Delays in CoronaVirus?

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta      Updated  12 Mar, 20
 

USCIS looking to start remote work program for their employees. B1/B2 extensions can be filed with Coronavirus travel bans. Expect delays in receipt number generation.

#coronavirus #USA news
H1B Corona Virus Effects

H1B Work from Home in CoronaVirus? Is LCA or Amendment Required?

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta      Updated  22 Mar, 20
 

H1B can work from home if employer closes office due to CoronaVirus. Post LCA at home within same MSA within 30 days. Do not travel outside US - coming back difficult.

#coronavirus #opinion
USCIS office closed due to Corona virus

USCIS Cancels all Biometric Appointments Due to CoronaVirus

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta      Updated  17 Mar, 20
 

USCIS cancels all biometric appointments due to CoronaVirus. H4 EAD, L2 EAD processing time will increase greatly. Job losses will happen as there is no automatic EAD extension.

#coronavirus #USA news