Law360, New York (March 25, 2015, 4:56 PM EDT) -- U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has released a much-anticipated proposed policy memorandum on adjudication of the L-1B “specialized knowledge” nonimmigrant visa category. USCIS Director León Rodríguez said that the memo “will help companies in the United States better use the skills of talented employees in the global marketplace.”
Practitioners and employers have been waiting for this guidance since USCIS promised to review consistency in L-1B adjudications in early 2012. The memo comes hot on the heels of a National Foundation for American Policy report that highlights a historic increase in denial rates for L-1B petitions filed between 2006 and 2014. Denials...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!