Monthly Archives: November 2011

WHAT IS HE TALKING ABOUT? WILL ROMNEY’S “FLIP” ON IMMIGRATION CAUSE HIM TO FLOP IN THE PRIMARIES OR GENERAL ELECTION?

According to an article on realclearpolitics.com, Romney recently stated: “…my view is those who are here illegally today should have the opportunity to register and to have their status identified and those individuals should get in with everyone else that’s … Continue reading

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USCIS REACHES FY-2012 H-1B CAP

According USCIS Update:  “U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today that it has received a sufficient number of H-1B petitions to reach the statutory cap of 65,000 for fiscal year (FY) 2012. USCIS is notifying the public that yesterday, … Continue reading

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H-1B CAP COUNT (11/18/2011)…ALL I WANTED FOR CHRISTMAS WAS AN H-1B

According to the USCIS, as of November 18, 2011, the agency had received 61,800 out of 65,000 available cap-subject H-1B petitions for FY-2012 and 20,000 out of 20,000 available petitions under the H-1B Master’s Cap Exemption. When the Master’s Cap … Continue reading

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H-1B CAP COUNT (11/14/2011)…MOVE IT OR LOSE IT

According to the USCIS, as of November 14, 2011, the agency had received 56,300 out of 65,000 available cap-subject H-1B petitions for FY-2012 and 20,000 out of 20,000 available petitions under the H-1B Master’s Cap Exemption. When the Master’s Cap … Continue reading

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VISA BULLETIN FOR DECEMBER 2011

The Visa Bulletin for December 2011 is now available.  There was significant advancement in the EB-2 category for Indian and Chinese nationals. Please visit our firm’s websites at www.immigrantconnect.com and www.americaninvestorvisa.com and check out our page and become our fan … Continue reading

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EB-5 REGIONAL CENTER GREEN CARDS MAKE SENSE

A recent article on boston.com alluded to controversy surrounding the EB-5 Regional Center Program.  However, when it works, it is hard to argue with a system that offers permanent residence to foreign nationals, and their immediate dependents, if they invest … Continue reading

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ARIZONA VOTERS SEND ANTI-IMMIGRATION LEGISLATOR PACKING

According to an article on nytimes.com:  “…Mr. Pearce, known for his gruff, uncompromising manner, was the one sent packing on Tuesday after disgruntled voters in this suburban neighborhood outside Phoenix banded together to recall him from the State Senate and … Continue reading

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CAP SUBJECT H-1Bs FOR FY 2011: GOING, GOING…

According to the USCIS, as of November 7, 2011, the agency had received 50,800 out of 65,000 available cap-subject H-1B petitions for FY-2012 and 20,000 out of 20,000 available petitions under the H-1B Master’s Cap Exemption. When the Master’s Cap … Continue reading

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