U.S. CBP Now Requires EVUS Enrollments for Chinese National 10-Year Visa Holders Before Travelling to the U.S.

November 30, 2016 – On November 29, 2016, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced its implementation of the requirement for all individuals with a passport issued by the People’s Republic of China and bearing a maximum validity (10 years), B1 (visitor for business), B2 (visitor for pleasure), or combination B1/B2 visa to have a Read More »

The Future of Marriage Equality in the Wake of the Trump Election

Written By: Calyn Arnold Many in the LGBTQ community are understandably worried about the future of gay rights in the wake of Donald Trump’s victory in the presidential election. However, while the Trump Administration is poised to challenge measures built over the past years to protect the rights of LGBTQ people, we are of the Read More »

USCIS Publishes Revised Form I-9; New Version Mandatory Effective Jan. 22, 2017

By: Matthew T. Galati USCIS published a new version of Form I-9 (11/14/2006 ed.), which includes new features for users completing the form on a computer. Employers may use this version immediately in verifying new hires or continue using a previous version dated 03/08/2013. However, as we discussed previously, on January 22, 2017, usage of Read More »

What does a Trump Victory mean for Business Immigration?

By: Jonathan Grode The results from the U.S. presidential election are in, and Donald Trump has eked out an electoral college victory that will send him to the White House. He will assume the Presidency together with a Republican-controlled House of Representatives and Senate that could be poised to enact immigration reforms. Clients understandably are Read More »