US Immigration News: 2019's Latest USCIS Immigration Updates

The latest US Immigration news covering the USCIS, including green cards/permanent residency, family sponsorship, temporary work visas, investor visas and citizenship. For more information about the US immigration process and requirements, please visit our main page on US immigration.

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Your Simple Guide to US Green Card Applications

May 17, 2016

In the 19th century, the US was known as The Land of Opportunity. Immigrants believed the streets were actually paved with gold after hearing tales of how friends and relatives prospered in the new country. The US still attracts people who want access to greater economic opportunities. An important aspect of today’s immigration process is permanent […]

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L-1 Visa Vs. H-1B Visa: Which Do I Need?

April 29, 2016 /

Determining the right kind of visa for you can be challenging. While the variety of visas available makes it so that a diverse range of applicants have the opportunity to apply for U.S. visas, this variety is also somewhat confusing. And applying for the right visa is crucial to maximizing your chances to come to […]

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How To Sponsor a Caregiver In the USA

April 24, 2016 /

Many people find themselves in need of a caregiver, whether for themselves, their children, a parent, or a disabled relative. Meanwhile, in addition to the challenges of managing childcare when many families have both parents working, AARP reports an impending shortage of family caregivers, in a country where a significant portion of the population is approaching old […]

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When Is The Next Green Card Lottery?

April 20, 2016 /

Update May 10, 2019: After holding the randomized computer drawing, the U.S. State Department has announced the winners for Fiscal Year 2020 of the Diversity Visa Program, which hands out 50,000 permanent resident cards, known as green cards, each year, despite President Donald Trump’s promise to end it. Update September 10, 2019: The next green card lottery winners will […]

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What To Do When Your E-2 Visa is Denied

February 2, 2016 /

The Next Step After An E-2 Visa Denial The United States of America provides terrific opportunities for entrepreneurs to expand their business into a market of more than 300 million consumers. However, the process of obtaining an E-2 investor visa is complex and lengthy, including specific qualifications that must be met to gain entry to […]

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Visa Waiver Program Improvement and Terrorist Travel Prevention Act

February 1, 2016 / /

Important New Restrictions For Visa Waiver Program Announced The Visa Waiver Program Improvement and Terrorist Travel Prevention Act of 2015 was officially established as a law on December 18th, just before congress went on holiday. As a result, the Visa Waiver Program now has additional restrictions that affect a portion of applicants who previously met […]

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Immigrating to the US to Start a Business

January 11, 2016 /

You’re an entrepreneur, and there’s no better place to start a business than in the land of freedom and plenty – the US. At least, that’s what many people think. However, the reality is more complicated. There are a number of visa categories available to people who want to start their own business, although most […]

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The Most Common Reasons a TN Visa is Rejected (and how to avoid them)

January 7, 2016 / /

Why might a TN visa be denied? According to Nolo, the most common reasons for TN visas being denied are connected to a lack of evidence of eligibility. Some applicants may simply not be eligible (due to insufficient education or a potential job not correlating with any of the occupations on the NAFTA list), but […]

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TN Visas For Computer Systems Analysts

December 12, 2015 / /

The United States tends to have strict rules about outsiders working within their borders. However, due to our proximity to the U.S. and the North American Free Trade Agreement, Canadians have an easier time than many other nations when it comes to obtaining legal employment within the United States. If you’re a Canadian computer systems […]

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US Visa Waiver Program Under Scrutiny

October 25, 2015 / /

As recently reported by International Business Times, lawmakers in the United States are set to review the US visa waiver program that has been in place for nearly 30 years, due to the current foreign fighter threat. As it stands, the US Waiver Program allows visitors from various participating countries to travel to the United States without a […]

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