President Biden Removes Immigrant Visa Ban

Since April 2020, many intending immigrants have been prevented from coming to the U.S. due to pandemic-related travel restrictions classifying these individuals as risks to the U.S. labor market. On February 24, 2021,...

MPP Program Slowly Coming to an End

The 2018 Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP), also known as the “Remain in Mexico” policy, forced many asylum seekers at the southern border to wait in Mexico while their cases moved through U.S. immigration courts. Before MPP, individuals who presented themselves at...

USCIS Closes Last Year’s H-1B Cap Season

In March 2020, USCIS opened the annual H-1B cap lottery for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 by conducting its first electronic registration. In prior years, prospective petitioners had to prepare a full H-1B petition and submit it,...