On Sept. 25, 2023, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that effective Oct. 1, 2023, applicants will no longer have to pay the $85 biometric services fee when filingContinue Reading USCIS Removes Biometric Services Fee for Form I-539
A gathering opportunity for immigration legal professionals from both the United States and around the globe, the annual American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Conference (AC23) was held in Orlando in…Continue Reading AILA Conference 2023: Insights from Greenberg Traurig Participants
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has introduced a new online tool for rescheduling biometric services appointments, commonly known as Application Support Center or ASC Appointments. According to USCIS…Continue Reading USCIS Launches Online Biometric Rescheduling Tool
U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) announced the expansion of premium processing for certain applicants filing Form I-539, Application to Extend/Change Nonimmigrant Status, requesting a change of status to F-1…Continue Reading Another Round of Premium Processing Expansion!
On May 11, 2021, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it no longer accepts written, mailed-in requests to reschedule biometrics appointments. Instead, requestors must call the USCIS Contact…
Continue Reading USCIS Tightens Policies Regarding Biometrics Appointment Reschedule Requests
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has published a notice of proposed rulemaking to develop a comprehensive biometric entry-exit system that would allow the collection of biometrics from travelers entering…
Continue Reading DHS Proposed Rule to Expand Biometric Data Collection for Noncitizen Travelers