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  • H-4 Visa

    Work visas come with a variety of benefits for not only the person receiving them, but also his or her family. By getting certain work visas, beneficiaries can bring family members into the U.S., some with more perks than others.…

  • H-4 EAD Lawsuit Results | What Are the Next Steps?

    The H-4 EAD Rule, as we covered numerous time since its initial release, has come under great controversy by opponents and proponents. Dependent spouses of H1B visa holders have been waiting years to receive authorization to work. The lawsuit, filed…

  • H-4 EAD Rule Update 2015

    As explained in a post earlier this year, H-4 dependent spouses of H-1B holders will be able to obtain employment authorization documents in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) regulatory changes. This regulation, as we previously reported,…

  • H4 EAD Update: H-4 Spouses to get EAD Starting May 2015!

    Starting May 26, 2015, qualifying H-4 dependent spouses of H1B holders will be able to receive employment authorization documents (EADs) in conjunction with President Obama’s Immigration Action announced last year. In this post, we’ll explore the H4 EAD eligibility criteria…

  • H-4 Visa EAD Options in 2015: What to Expect?

    BREAKING NEWS: USCIS announced on February 2015 that certain H-4 spouse visa holders will be eligible for work permit (EAD) starting May 26, 2015. Click here to read our detailed post on this. With President Obama’s Executive Action on Immigration Reform, new…

  • Obama Immigration Plan – H-4, F-1, L-1 & Green Card Changes

    President Obama’s immigration plan, which is expected to benefit nearly 4.9 million people in the coming months, includes the H-4 visa, F-1 visa, & green card changes among other developments. Due to the complexity and multifaceted approach of the Immigration…

  • President Obama Announces New Immigration Plan—H-4 Spouses to get EADs

    On the evening of Nov. 20, President Obama addressed the nation on his plans to overhaul the current immigration policies in lieu of more proactive measures. As it stands, the president is allowing undocumented immigrants who entered the country before June…

  • New proposal for H-4 Spouse Visa holders to get EAD under review

    A proposal to allow spouses of certain H-1B visa holders to apply for EAD is pending review at the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). This proposed change would enable H-4 spouses to legally work in the U.S. while the H-1B…