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USCIS to Resume Premium Processing for Certain Cap-Exempt Institutions

On June 20, the USCIS Ombudsman office held a teleconference on H-1B petition processing to discuss various topics, including premium processing.  Premium processing for H-1B petitions had been suspended in mid-March of this year so that resources could be focused on processing current petitions.  During the call, USCIS stated that it would bring back premium … Continue Reading

GT and Marymount Manhattan Host Seminar Covering Higher Education and Immigration Reform

On Thursday, April 3, 2014, Greenberg Traurig’s Business Immigration & Compliance practice Co-Chair Laura Reiff and attorney Nataliya Rymer spoke at a breakfast seminar co-hosted by Greenberg Traurig and Marymount Manhattan College in New York, NY. The seminar addressed comprehensive immigration reform and assistance with international recruitment efforts for colleges and universities.  Laura and Nataliya … Continue Reading