25 Feb 2014

FY15 H1B Cap Filing Season Approaching

The Murthy Law Firm reminds readers that the H1B cap-filing season for fiscal year (FY) 2015 is drawing near. The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will begin accepting cap-subject H1B petitions on Tuesday, April 1, 2014. Employers and individuals who have not made appropriate...

19 Feb 2014

Evaluating Stakeholder Satisfaction with USCIS

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced on February 10, 2014 that it has contracted with a professional research firm to solicit feedback from "customers" and evaluate how satisfied stakeholders are with the services provided by the USCIS. The research firm, Barbaricum, has already begun...

06 Feb 2014

USCIS Releases New Form N-400

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently released a new version of the application for naturalization (form N-400). This new N-400 is 21 pages in length - 11 pages longer than the previous version. While the revised N-400 includes many additional questions, it should...

04 Nov 2013

USCIS Unveils Redesigned WebSite

On October 30, 2013, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) revealed its redesigned website to the general public. The site's web address, www.uscis.gov, remains unchanged, but the content has been rearranged with an eye on simplifying the user's online experience. Easier Navigation In conjunction with the...