USCIS Suspending Premium Processing for Cap Subject H-1B applications

Yesterday, USCIS announced that they would be suspending premium processing for 2019 Cap-subject applications until September 10, 2018.  This means you can only file cap-subject applications via regular processing.  Those applications that are cap-exempt, including those filed by universities and those for extensions of H-1B status, can continue to use premium processing.  Below is a

Expediting Your Immigration Case

Many clients want to know about getting their case expedited for various reasons.  This is especially true for those filing the I-485 application, who are counting on getting the EAD card quickly so that they can work.  While it is not impossible to get a case expedited, it can be difficult.  According to USCIS, there

Premium Processing for H-1B Extensions Temporarily Halted

USCIS just announced that, as of May 26, 2015 they are suspending Premium Processing services for all H–1B extension of stay petitions until July 27, 2015. The reason give is that they need the resources to implement the H–4 EAD final rule, allowing some H–4 spouses to get EAD’s. USCIS suspects that they will need