Revised Naturalization Civics Test? | What to Know

When someone wishes to enter the country and become a U.S. Citizen, they will have to take an exam. This exam will test the applicant on his or her understanding of the basics of the English language, as well as U.S. history and government. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has announced a plan to revise this […]

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Fiancé Visas | What You Need to Know

Getting married is exciting, but it often involves a lot of planning. A marriage requires even more planning when you, or your fiancé, do not have U.S. Citizenship. Entering the United States can be a complicated process. That is why it is important to do your research, educate yourself, and speak with an immigration attorney. Read […]

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USCIS Increases Premium Processing Fee | What You Need to Know

The Continuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act was signed into law on October 1. This required the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to increase its fees for premium processing. Premium processing provides expedited processing for Form I-129, Petition for Nonimmigrant Worker, and Form I-140, Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker. To receive […]

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What Changes Did the Department of Homeland Security Make to the H-1B Program?

On October 6, 2020, the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced that it would make changes to the H-1B program. According to DHS, this was done to “protect U.S. workers” and restore “integrity to the H-1B program.” The H-1B program exists to help foreign workers looking to receive employment in the United States. […]

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USCIS Implements New Law for Citizenship for Children of Military Members

On September 18, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services updated their policy guidance regarding residency requirements under section 320 of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). This was done to be in compliance with the requirements of the Citizenship for Children of Military Members and Civil Servants Act that was recently enacted.  The new law states […]

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