4 USCIS Policies Changing The Face Of Business Immigration

Law360 (August 20, 2018, 8:57 PM EDT) -- U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services issued several new policies this summer that may increase the burden of proof on visa applicants and threaten to put certain employment-based visa holders and foreign students at risk of deportation. Here, we examine those policies and how they have changed immigration attorneys' strategies.

Removal Proceedings for Visa Holders

USCIS issued a policy memo in July that could leave rejected visa applicants to face removal proceedings in immigration court immediately upon denial. The agency temporarily delayed the memo's implementation while it works out how exactly it will go into effect, but it remains a terrifying prospect...

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