U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services (USCIS) has issued new policy guidance regarding the types of evidence it may evaluate for EB-1 Extraordinary Ability (E11) and Outstanding Professor or Researcher (E12)Continue Reading USCIS Provides New Guidance for EB-1 Eligibility Criteria
Elizabeth Przybysz has focused exclusively on U.S. immigration law for nearly 10 years. She represents clients with respect to a wide range of business immigration matters, including non-immigrant petitions and visa applications, as well as immigrant petitions for executive transferees, specialized knowledge workers, and other professionals. In addition, Elizabeth supervises the drafting of Applications for Permanent Employment Certification to the U.S. Department of Labor as part of the multistage application process for U.S. permanent residency. She manages U.S. Department of Labor audits related to Applications for Permanent Employment Certification and advises corporate clients on regulatory compliance issues. She represents domestic and multinational employers before the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, the U.S. Department of Labor and the U.S. Department of State. Elizabeth’s experience extends across a broad spectrum of industries, including information technology, financial services, telecommunications, health care, manufacturing, and hospitality.
Elizabeth also provides training in both English and Spanish to managers and employees on a range of immigration-related topics, as well as employment-related topics.
On Aug. 18, 2023, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced an additional 18-month extension of temporary protected status (TPS) for Ukrainian nationals, from Oct. 20, 2023, through April…Continue Reading USCIS Extends and Redesignates Temporary Protected Status for Ukraine
The European Commission (EC) recently announced new mandates for certain visitors traveling to one of 30 designated countries in the European Union (EU).
In 2024, select travelers will first need…Continue Reading New Requirements for European Travel Starting in 2024
On May 1 the U.S. Department of State updated four provisions of the Foreign Affairs Manual relating to E visas. Published by the State Department, the FAM governs its operations…Continue Reading Potential Outcomes After E Visa Processing Update
The Greenberg Traurig team successfully obtained an EB-1 extraordinary ability green card for an individual that specializes in using venture capital and the start-up ecosystem to fund research of novel…Continue Reading Practice Spotlight: EB-1 Extraordinary Ability Petition Approval
On May 1, 2023, the U.S. Department of State (DOS) updated four provisions of the Foreign Affairs Manual (FAM) relating to E visas. The updates relate to E-2 substantiality; E…Continue Reading Department of State Updates FAM E Visa Provisions
On June 27, 2023, the Office of Foreign Labor Certification (OFLC) released this year’s Appendix A, which implements the new list of professional occupations for the July 2023 through June…Continue Reading OFLC Publishes Updated Appendix A to the Preamble–Education and Training Categories by O*NET–SOC Occupations for July 2023 through June 2024 Wage Year
On Jan. 27, 2023, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) confirmed that the FY 2024 H-1B cap initial registration period will be open from March 1, 2023, 12:00 p.m.Continue Reading FY 2024 H-1B Cap Initial Registration Period Will Be Open from March 1 to March 17