Seminars: Kenneth J. Harder Speaks at the American Immigration Lawyers Association’s Houston Section
Sep 29, 2016, 9:00 AM
On September 28, 2016, Kenneth Harder addressed the Houston Section of the Texas Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). The seminar educated fellow immigration attorneys on the government liaison options available and how best to make use of those resources.
Liaison Activity: Kenneth J. Harder Meets with U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Sep 27, 2016, 9:00 AM
On September 26, 2016, as a member of an American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) delegation, Kenneth Harder met with representatives of the Houston office of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to discuss current policy and procedural issues.
New Form I-9 for Employers
Sep 14, 2016, 9:00 AM
A new version of Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, will be released by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) by November 22, 2016. The current version of Form I-94 (edition 03/08/2013 N) may be used until January 21, 2017. After that, the new Form I-9 must be utilized by employers to verify each worker’s employment eligibility. Updates about Form I-9 are available here.
October 2016 Visa Bulletin: Updates
Sep 12, 2016, 9:00 AM
On Friday, September 9, the U.S. Department of State released its October Visa Bulletin, largely advancing cut off dates for the majority of employment-based and family-based immigration visas.