Category: Nonimmigrant Status

Biometrics for I-539 Applicants

Effective 17 May 2021, USCIS announced that the agency will not require biometrics for I-539 applicants in the E-1, E-2, E-3, H-4, and L-2 categories. This temporary policy applies to foreign nationals requesting extension of stay or change of status. USCIS’s policy applies to I-539 applications pending as of 17 […]

COVID-19 Restriction for Travelers Arriving from India.

UPDATE: Effective 8 November 2021, the United States Government rescinded Proclamation 10199, which restricted travel from India. The U.S. Government enacted Proclamation 10294, which implements COVID-19 vaccination requirements for travelers. For more detail regarding exemptions, please see the Federal Register Notice. Effective 4 May 2021, Proclamation 10199 temporarily restricts nonimmigrant […]