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Sheela Murthy is a Maryland Super Lawyer Again!

SuperLawyers.com has released the Maryland Super Lawyers magazine containing all of the attorneys who made the cut for 2015. Sheela Murthy is on the list again, and is the only Maryland attorney on the list who practices U.S. immigration law exclusively. By focusing on this area of the law, which is constantly changing, Murthy and [...]

Proposed Bill Would Require High School Seniors in North Dakota to Pass Citizenship Test

Immigrants in the midst of completing the naturalization process face many challenges. Among these hurdles is a civics test administered by the U. S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) that must be passed by nearly all immigrants applying to become citizens of the United States. The test, comprised of ten questions selected randomly from a [...]

MurthyIndia Listed Among India’s Top Immigration Consultancies!

India has been consistently growing as one of the world’s greatest producers of computer programmers, analysts, software engineers, entrepreneurs, and just about every role in the industry one can imagine. Enter SiliconIndia. Recognizing a need, SiliconIndia has built an online community to answer questions and provide a forum for over five million of these professionals, [...]

U.S. Surpasses European Union as Top Destination for Skilled Immigrants

For the first time in over a decade, more immigrants are choosing the United States over the European Union as their destination for a better life. This was the finding of the International Migration Outlook 2014 report released on December 1, 2014 by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). The report details some [...]

MurthyOnline: Virtual Communities & Social Media

The methods we use to get information have changed tremendously over the two decades since MurthyDotCom (www.murthy.com) first went online. Now we check our phones before our feet hit the floor in the morning, but it isn’t phone calls we’re looking for. We want to see the eMails that came in during the night. We [...]

After Years of False Hope and Frustration, Many H-4 Spouses to Gain Access to EADs!

Following years of congressional deadlock, on November 20, 2014 President Obama unveiled his plans to exercise his executive powers to implement immigration reform. Included in his outline for reform was a provision to finalize new rules that will allow certain H-4 spouses to obtain employment authorization. We are still eagerly awaiting specific details regarding eligibility [...]

Thanksgiving: A Celebration of & for Immigrants

Of all the holidays acknowledged and celebrated in the United States of America, Thanksgiving is the one which, perhaps, can most easily be embraced by all who live here – wherever their origins, whatever their beliefs. Most countries or cultures have a harvest festival in their yearly cycle. Here, in 1621, at Plimoth Plantation in [...]

Founder of Fraudulent University that Preyed on F-1 Students Sentenced to Prison

Every year, thousands of foreign nationals enter the United States from around the world to take advantage of the unique academic opportunities offered by American universities. International students, most of whom enter the U.S. in F-1 status, have much to gain in the form of personal enrichment and career advancement by studying at our schools. [...]

Attorneys Convene to Discuss Immigration Paths for Physicians

Murthy Law Firm attorney, Khorzad Mehta, took part in the 1st Annual Physician Immigration Law Institute: Advanced Issues for J-1 Physician Employers and Practitioners, in Washington D.C. November 13th & 14th. The continuing legal education (CLE) sessions included a panel on H1Bs & Cap Strategies, on which Khorzad served with attorneys from other prominent immigration [...]

Murthy Law Firm: a GREAT Place to Work!

Not only is the Murthy Law Firm great at handling immigration cases for our clients, our employees love doing it! We know this because we recently used www.greatplacetowork.com to rate our firm on many of the things that matter when most of our waking hours are spent with a group of people, doing a job, [...]

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