USCIS

Over 100 H1-B Petitions Rejected due to Glitch in USCIS System

April 2, 2020 by Prabalta Rijal

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The USCIS has apparently denied over 100 and maybe 100s of H1-B registrations that have been filed for H-1B petitions.  According to the American Immigration Lawyer’s Association, they suspected that there was something wrong with the system after they started getting complaints from immigration lawyers across the country claiming that…

What’s the difference between i-485 and i-797, and which one do I need?

June 15, 2018 by Liran Jakob Rosenfeld

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Form I-485 is referred to as the Application to Register Permanent Residence which is used either for filing permanent legal residence in the U.S. or to adjust one’s permanent resident status. If you are already in the U.S. and you are not asked to return back to your home country,…

I- 797 approval notice and Hiring an Immigration lawyer in LA

June 14, 2018 by Liran Jakob Rosenfeld

I- 797 approval notice

An I-797 approval notice is a receipt letter issued by USCIS once they receive your Visa application. This constitutes only a form of communication with you (as the candidate) and usually informs you about the progress of your Visa application/status (immigrant or nonimmigrant categories). The I-797 approval notice doesn’t stand…

Form I-485 Timeline and Green card application

June 14, 2018 by Liran Jakob Rosenfeld

Form I-485 Timeline and Green card application

This article gives an insight into how to apply for green card and the I-485 timeline. The first step in your journey to filing for green card application is the submission of Form I-485 which is referred to as the Application to Register Permanent Residence or to change the status. In…