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...

17 Oct 2013

NewsFlash! President Signs Bill to End Government Shutdown

Updated 7:00am (Eastern Time - U.S.) At 12:30am Thursday, 17.Oct.2013, President Obama signed a bill to reopen the U.S. government. Federal workers are returning to work today.----- NewsFlash! Senate Deal May End Government Shutdown - Updated 16.Oct.2013: Updated 4:27pm (Eastern Time - U.S.) Speaker Boehner has agreed to not...

30 Sep 2013

Temporary Government Shutdown: How Immigration Might be Affected

If the U.S. Congress cannot reach an agreement on a funding extension before midnight tonight, there will be what is commonly referred to as a government shutdown, effective October 1, 2013. In such a situation, government services are not completely eliminated. However, government operations are...

16 Sep 2013

Immigration Scam: Be Cautious

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has issued a warning advising of a telephone scam intended to victimize foreign nationals. The new twist in this particular scam is the use of technology to falsify caller ID information and, thus, make the foreign national believe...