Brexit and Global Immigration: What Happens Next?

Brexit, or the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union, has been a long and complicated process, and to many it can seem like there is no end in sight. There are concerns that no-deal Brexit could pose major problems with trade, law enforcement, and...

USCIS Denying H-1B Petitions at Historically High Rates

If your business routinely hires H-1B workers, you’ve probably noticed that the process of securing H-1B work authorization has become increasingly difficult and uncertain in the last few years. As we’ve seen in our practice and in media coverage of the issue,...

Be Prepared: STEM OPT Site Visits & Employer Compliance

In September of this year, the business immigration community began receiving reports that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) had resumed conducting site visits of organizations that employ and train students working pursuant to F-1 STEM optional practical...