News & Resources

  • On January 27, 2017, President Trump issued an Executive Order (EO), which suspended the entry into the United States of most immigrants and nonimmigrants from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen. This is also being referred to as the “Muslim Ban” or the “Travel Ban.” (Read AIC’s Practice Advisory from January 31, 2017)
  • USCIS will accept prior versions of forms (with new fees) until February 21, 2017, with the exception of Form N-400 (Read More)
  • The effects of a Trump presidency on immigration laws (Read More)
  • International Entrepreneurs Proposal Unlikely to Encourage Foreign Entrepreneurs to Choose the United States (Read More)
  • Immigration Fees to Increase on December 23, 2016 (Read More)
  • Sign up for the 2018 Diversity Visa Lottery Program before Nov 7, 2016 (Read More)
  • USCIS Updates Policy Manual with Extreme Hardship Guidance (Read More)
  • U.S. suspends deportations of Haitians after Hurricane Matthew (Read More)
  • The Screening Process for Refugee Entry into the United States (Read More)
  • Louisiana isn’t letting immigrants get married (Read More)
  • USCIS Expands Eligiblity for Provisional Waivers to Spouses and Kids/Children of Lawful Permanent Residents (Read More)
  • USCIS Proposes a New Rule for International Entrepreneurs (Read More)


Resources

U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Service (USCIS)

  • INFOPASS Appointment Scheduling Service
  • USCIS Guide for New Permanent Residents available in: Arabic, Chinese, English, French (Français), Haitian Creole (Kreyòl Ayisien), Korean, Portuguese (Português), Russian (Pycckий), Somali, Spanish (Español), Tagalog, Urdu, and Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt).

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