I-485 Adjustment of Status application’s New Supplement J will take effect on January 17, 2017

Effective January 17, 2017, the DHS’s 11-18-2016 regulation, which is intended to improve the retention of high-skilled nonimmigrant and immigrant workers, will require the use of a new supplement to Form I-485 to either: Confirm that the job offered to the applicant in the Form I-140 is the basis of the Form I-485 and remains available; […]

State Department: Visa Bulletin for December 2016 (Family Sponsored)

First: (F1) Unmarried Sons and Daughters of U.S. Citizens:  23,400 plus any numbers not required for fourth preference. Second: Spouses and Children, and Unmarried Sons and Daughters of Permanent Residents:  114,200, plus the number (if any) by which the worldwide family preference level exceeds 226,000, plus any unused first preference numbers: (F2A) Spouses and Children of Permanent […]