As I was starting to write my personal note for this newsletter, I just read the news that the Trump administration has agreed to rescind the directive that would have barred foreign students from the United States if their colleges canceled in-person instruction during the COVID-19 pandemic, following multiple lawsuits by universities including Harvard and MIT. Big relief for our international students!
Ever-changing immigration policies make this time in history especially hard for immigrants in the United States, as well as for companies who depend on immigrant employees. Now more than ever it is important to count on reliable information and attentive representation.
Update on adjudication of immigration petitions in the COVID era.