Category Archives: Adjustment of Status

AzTech, Integra Technologies, Aandwill, and Wireless Update III

We continue to receive a surge of questions from those who have been adversely impacted by the situation surrounding AzTech, Integra, Aandwill, Wireless, and other questionable OPT-related companies. Interestingly, we have also been contacted by those who have not felt … Continue reading

Posted in 212(a)(6)(C), Aandwill, Adjustment of Status, AzTech, Change of Status, Expedited Removal, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Integra Technologies, Misrepresentation, Notice of Intent to Deny (NOID), Notice of Intent to Revoke (NOIR), Optional Practical Training (OPT), Request for Evidence (RFE), Revocation, STEM OPT Extension, Student Visas, Visa Revocation, Wireclass | Leave a comment

The Fat Lady, Stowaways, and Alien Smugglers

“It ain’t over till the fat lady sings…”  The opera expression widely used in sports has taken on a whole new relevance in the immigration world.  No longer are government agencies approving applications and deferring to previously-approved applications or adjudications. … Continue reading

Posted in 212(a)(6)(C), 212(a)(6)(E), Abandonment of Green Card, Adjustment of Status, Alien Smuggling, Change of Status, Consular Officers, Green Card Abandonment, Misrepresentation, Naturalization, Sham Marriage, Stowaway | Leave a comment

Trump Executive Order Bans Most Immigration for 60 Days

Regardless of country, President Trump has banned immigration of those outside the United States as of midnight on April 23, 2020.  This means that a) those seeking admission to the US as immigrants, b) are located outside the US and … Continue reading

Posted in Adjustment of Status, Department of State, Diversity Visa Lottery, DV-2020, EB-5, Family Immigration, H-1B, Immigrant Visa, L-1 Visa, O-1 Visa | Leave a comment