Deferred Enforced Departure Extended for Eligible Liberians

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced it will automatically extend Employment Authorization Documents (EADs) for Liberian nationals covered under the Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) program. Current DED Liberia EADs that have an expiration date of Sept. 30, 2014 will now be valid through March 30, 2015. This automatic extension of EADs follows the...
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Potential Retrogression for EB-2 India

The Department of State (DOS) says that retrogression of EB-2 India appears to be imminent, and it could happen as early as November. The October 2014 priority date for EB-2 India is May 1, 2009. Given current demand, the priority date will retrogress, possibly to a date in early 2005. If you’re an Indian national and your priority date is ‘current’, plan on filing your...
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DHS Announces 18 month TPS Extension for Sudan

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will extend Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for eligible nationals of Sudan for an additional 18 months, effective Nov. 3, 2014, through May 2, 2016. Current Sudanese beneficiaries seeking to extend their TPS status must re-register during a 60-day period that runs from Sept. 2, 2014 through Nov. 3, 2014. USCIS encourages...
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