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New USCIS regulation promises work authorization for certain H-4 visa holders
www.lexology.com

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has announced a new regulation that will provide temporary employment authorization for certain H-4 visa holders . The regulatory change, effective May 26, 2015, will extend eligibility for work …

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Working Visa
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Hi Everyone, just wondering if anybody can guide me with regards to a working visa. I would like to work offshore in the oil and gas industry, initially whilst still living in the UK but with the thought of maybe moving out there with my family. There …

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Spouses of H-1B visa holders cheer new path to work
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The H-1B is a non-immigrant visa that allows foreign workers, usually holding bachelor's degrees or higher, to legally work for U.S. companies. Their spouses, as well as their children under 21, are H-4 visa holders, according to U.S. Citizenship and …

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Opposition to immigration reform is a winning strategy for Republicans
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Some Republicans are so opposed to immigration reform that they are willing to withhold funding for Department of Homeland Security just to fight back against President Obama's executive order on immigration. To many observers, this in politically foolish.

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Jeb Bush takes on skeptics, stands firm on immigration at CPAC
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NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — Jeb Bush walked into the lion's den Friday, seeking to quell doubts among conservatives that his views on immigration and education make him unfit for the presidency. The former Florida governor told the Conservative Political …

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Obama: 'Consequences' for immigration officials who flout my orders
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Participating in a town-hall immigration forum in Miami, the president said a recent ruling against his new immigration policies by a federal judge in Texas was wrongly decided and promised to use all his legal options to ensure the new programs are …

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Senate fails to advance bill blocking Obama immigration order
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A stand-alone U.S. Senate bill to block spending on President Barack Obama's November 2014 immigration order failed to clear a procedural vote on Friday after the provisions were stripped from a Department of Homeland …

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Marco Rubio answers for his failed 2013 immigration plans — again
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Marco Rubio has already apologized to the right wing base for his one-time support of comprehensive immigration reform, but two years later at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), Republicans are still bringing up the immigration …

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Labor Official Warns Migrants to Complete Thai Work Registration
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CHIANG MAI, Thailand — A Burmese Labor Ministry official has warned Burmese migrant workers in Thailand that they should renew their Thai work permits before the permits expire on March 31. Myo Aung, director general of the Ministry of Labor, …

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US to Allow Work Permits for Spouses of Some Foreign High-Tech Workers
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The US government will allow spouses of certain high-tech foreign workers to apply for work permits, an accommodation designed to make things easier for families waiting in long lines for green cards. The regulation for spouses of H-1B visas, first …

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Perry at CPAC: No Immigration Reform Without Border Security
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Former Texas Governor Rick Perry received a strong positive reaction from the audience at CPAC when he said America must secure its border before we can talk about immigration reform. Perry also touted the Texas model that led the state to create 1.7 …

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