USCIS Policy Update – 2 Year EAD for AOS, Changes to RFE, NOID, Expedite Criteria

USCIS Policy Changes on RFE NOID and Expedite 2021

As many of you know during the Trump era, there were many policy changes that were implemented, which increased issuances of Request for Evidence (RFE), Notice of Intent to Deny(NOID) for all kinds of applications. Also, the processing times have increased significantly for many of the Green Card related forms. USCIS as part of the …

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USCIS H1B, L1 Policy Change on Deference – Impacts 123K H1B filings per year

USCIS Policy on Deference H1B L1 News

Yesterday, April 27th, 2021, USCIS issued a major policy guidance on “deference to prior determinations”. It changes the way USCIS officers adjudicate H1B, L1 extensions and other visa extensions applications. While this is not a totally new policy by Biden administration, it is essentially reversal of previous president Trump era policy that was put in …

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