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Completing the Form I-9 for Automatic Extensions of Nonimmigrant Dependent Spouse’s EADs

Completing the Form I-9 for Automatic Extensions of Nonimmigrant Dependent Spouse’s EADs The USCIS recently issued a new policy that applies to dependent spouses with an L-2 and E-1/E-2/E-3 status. This policy was issued on November 12, 2021 and...

Hiring from the International Workforce

Hiring from the International Workforce When U.S. employers struggle to find enough skilled domestic workers, they can hire skilled workers from a global employment market through tools provided by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services,...

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The DHS Raises Penalties for Form I-9 Violations

The DHS Raises Penalties for Form I-9 Violations The price for everything has gone up in recent times, and the cost of failing to comply with Form I-9 requirements is no exception. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has raised the fines...

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USCIS Adopts Changes for H-4 and L-2 Spouses

USCIS Adopts Changes for H-4 and L-2 Spouses In response to a recent lawsuit, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will be implementing new policies to improve the issuance of work authorizations for non-immigrant H1-B and L-1...

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Completing the Form I-9 Among Continuing USCIS Delays

Completing the Form I-9 Among Continuing USCIS Delays The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has been experiencing delays in processing applications due to COVID-19; because of this, employers may encounter employment authorization gaps...

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Asylum Seekers Losing Jobs Due to USCIS Backlog

Asylum Seekers Losing Jobs Due to USCIS Backlog Budget shortfalls, the COVID-19 pandemic, and insufficient staff have caused a considerable backlog of employment authorizations. This has caused some asylum seekers to lose their jobs while waiting...

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