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The RAISE Act: Its Strengths and Weaknesses and Why I Ultimately Oppose

On August 2, 2017, Republican Senators Tom Cotton of Arkansas and David Perdue of Georgia proposed legislation titled the “Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy Act (“RAISE Act”).

Can You Still Make a Claim If No One Witnessed Your Work Injury?

If you have been injured on the job and no one witnessed it, you may be unsure about how to approach this delicate situation. Here's what to do.

Full Resumption of H1B Premium Processing

On March 11, 2019, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) resumed premium processing for all H1B petitions. Premium processing of certain H1B petitions had been suspended for extended periods over the past couple of years.

Department of Justice Conditions Participation in Public Safety Partnership Program on Immigration Enforcement Cooperation

On June 20, 2017, the United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the creation of the “National Public Safety Partnership.” Localities may apply to participate in the National Public Safety Partnership.

Getting Home: A Guide to Securing Federal Pre-Trial Release

Learn how to increase your chances of securing pre-trial release in a federal criminal case.

False Sexual Assault Charges

If you are accused of a sex crime that you didn’t commit, you should immediately hire a criminal defense lawyer that specializes on such cases.

New Electronic Payment System For 18 USCIS Field Offices

The USCIS has implemented a new electronic payment system at 18 USCIS field offices.

Cosmetic market in Australia, cosmetic packaging manufacturers and trends for the next years

Australian beauty market, in other words, the cosmetic market, one of the most progressive industries. Manufacturing companies in Sydney and throughout the country use new technologies, provide testing and create new products that solve lots of problems with skin defects or aging. These are the main reasons for such prosperity of this sector in the country.

Overview of GAO Report on Refugee Screening

In July of 2017, the United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) issued a report titled “REFUGEES: Actions Needed by State Department and DHS to Further Strengthen Applicant Screening Process and Assess Fraud Risks” [GAO-17-706].

EOIR Releases Statistics for Feb 1, 2017-July 31, 2017

On August 8, 2017, the Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) released a document titled “Return to Rule of Law in Trump Administration Marked by Increase in Key Immigration Statistics”.

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