July 3, 2013

Legally married same-sex couples can now petition for their spouses (DOMA)

Statement from Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano: “After last week’s decision by the Supreme Court holding that Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act […]
December 3, 2013

Change in Policy to Allow Some Family Members of Military Personnel to Remain in U.S.

From USCIS: Responding to concerns by several Members of Congress about soldiers and veterans, the Secretary of Homeland Security on August 30, 2010 emphasized the Department’s […]
August 7, 2014

USCIS Policy Change allows some dependents and spouses of temporary workers to stay in the U.S. longer.

Current regulations towards H-2 and H-3 temporary workers allow for dependents and spouses to be admitted as H-4 immigrants and stay in the U.S. for the […]
November 21, 2014

New Fee Policy to Promote U.S. Citizenship

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has been directed by Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson to implement several changes to make it easier for […]