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Recent DHS Rule Makes Life Easier for E-3, H-1B1, CW-1 Visa Holders and Employers Sponsoring Outstanding Professors and Researchers for Green Cards

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently published a Final Rule [pdf] in the Federal Register revising its regulations affecting highly‑skilled workers in the nonimmigrant classifications for specialty occupation from Chile, Singapore (H–1B1), and Australia (E–3) and the immigrant classification for employment-based first preference (EB–1) outstanding professors and researchers.  The Rule will also make changes … Continue Reading

US Department of Homeland Security to Issue Immigration Rules to Benefit Highly Skilled Workers

The Department of Homeland Security (“DHS”) has announced a proposal that would extend employment authorization to spouses of certain H-1B workers, as well as a proposal that would remove obstacles for certain groups of highly‑skilled workers to remain in the United States.  The new rule is the latest in a series of administrative actions President … Continue Reading