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A Guide to Maintaining Valid H1B Visa Status 

Posted by Karol Brown | Oct 04, 2023 | 0 Comments

The H1B visa program is a critical pathway for highly skilled foreign workers to live and work in the United States temporarily. Since October 1st is the first date in H1B status for many applicants, we thought we’d write about how to maintain valid H1B visa status.  This article outlines your key responsibilities to ensure that your H1B visa remains valid throughout your stay in the United States. 

Getting Lucky for Your American Dream: The Diversity Visa Lottery

Posted by Karol Brown | Oct 04, 2023 | 0 Comments

Are you dreaming of a new life living and working in the United States? The Diversity Visa (DV) Lottery, also known as the Green Card Lottery, provides a unique opportunity for people from countries with historically low rates of immigration to the United States to obtain a green card and pursue their American dream. The DV Lottery for 2024 is just around the corner! This article guides you through the lottery application process, eligibility requirements, and key dates for this exciting opportunity.

Potential Government Shutdown May Impact Immigration Services: What You Need to Know

Posted by Karol Brown | Sep 26, 2023 | 0 Comments

As the clock ticks down to midnight on October 1, the United States government faces the possibility of a shutdown if Congress fails to reach an agreement on several appropriations bills or a short-term spending measure. The shutdown would impact all government agencies to varying degrees, including immigration services. This article summarizes how a government shutdown could affect immigration functions and what steps you can take to navigate these uncertain times. 

Federal Judge Rules DACA Program Illegal (Again!): What You Need to Know

Posted by Karol Brown | Sep 26, 2023 | 0 Comments

On September 13, 2023, federal judge Andrew Hanen ruled that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is illegal. This latest decision is the latest in a long and complex legal battle that has lasted over a decade. This article provides some details about Judge Hanen's ruling and what it means for DACA recipients. We also talk about ways that DACA recipients can urge Congress to change the laws that provide security and work authorization to so many people.

Are You Eligible for a Waiver of your I-751 Interview?

Posted by Karol Brown | Jun 01, 2022 | 0 Comments

By Katrina Mendoza For the last few years, the adjudication of I-751 Petitions to Remove Conditions on Permanent Residence by USCIS has been significantly backlogged. The global pandemic has only exacerbated these delays, leaving hundreds of thousands of conditional permanent residents with their...

L2 Work Authorization and EAD Automatic Extension Updates

Posted by Karol Brown | May 19, 2022 | 0 Comments

By Feiya Go Job hunting is hard enough. Ever go through 18 interviews at a trendy tech company only to be told you weren't a good fit? How about seeing the application portal that makes you manually enter each experience again, even though you just uploaded your resume? All this warrants a deep b...

USCIS Announced Expansion of Premium Processing

Posted by Karol Brown | May 11, 2022 | 0 Comments

By Andrea Lee The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced the expansion of premium processing service to more case types. Premium processing is an expedited adjudication service for specific types of forms filed with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). It is currently a...

Lawyerist Podcast; Get Started with KPIs, with Karol Brown

Posted by Karol Brown | May 05, 2022 | 0 Comments

In this episode of the Lawyerist Podcast, podcast host Stephanie talks with the managing attorney for World One Law Group, Karol Brown, about the importance of tracking KPIs in your law firm and what metrics you should track. In Karol's firm, they realized they were not measuring enough, so they ...


Posted by Karol Brown | Apr 18, 2022 | 0 Comments

☎ 425.250.8110 | ✉ Contact Us The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) has notified people regarding H1B registration lottery results for the 2022-2023 fiscal year. Registered agents started receiving notifications on H1B 2023 lottery results on March 25, 2022. On Marc...


Posted by Karol Brown | Apr 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program is an Obama-era program that provided protection against deportation for over 700,000 immigrants who were brought to the U.S. as children. To be eligible for the program, immigrant children had to be under the age of 16 and arrive in th...

Today is first day of h-1b cap lottery for 2020

Posted by Karol Brown | Apr 01, 2019 | 0 Comments

Today, April 1 2019, is the first day of the new H-1B cap season.  Unfortunately, we expect that all H-1B visas for the entire year will be gone by April 5, 2019.  Congress authorized only 65,000 H-1B visas for the entire country for the entire year.  For those with a master's or higher degree fr...

The Latest on Trump Travel Ban 3.0

Posted by Karol Brown | Jan 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

After lower courts rejected previous versions of the Trump travel ban, the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the Trump administration's so-called Travel Ban 3.0 in a 5-to-4 decision. Travel Ban 3.0 applies to individuals from seven different countries, five of which have Muslim majorities. More speci...

Know your rights

Posted by Karol Brown | Dec 01, 2017 | 0 Comments

Know Your Rights If ICE Visits Your ​Home, Workplace, or Public Space  The American Immigration Lawyers Association provides Know Your Rights handouts for several scenarios: ICE worksite raids (for employers), ICE home visits, and ICE public stops. For each language, there are three versions ...

An update on travel ban 3.0

Posted by Karol Brown | Oct 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Update on Litigation Challenging President Trump's Proclamation Restricting Travel Federal Judge Derrick Watson in Hawaii has blocked President Donald Trump's revised travel ban, saying  Trump's third version of the policy "plainly discriminates based on nationality." The President's executive or...

the return of premium processing

Posted by Karol Brown | Oct 04, 2017 | 0 Comments

USCIS Resumes Premium Processing for H-1B Petitions U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced on Tuesday, October 3rd that it will resume premium processing all types of H-1B petitions and for all H-1B visa extension of stay petitions. This change is effective immediately. USCI...

Travel ban 3.0

Posted by Karol Brown | Sep 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

What You Need to Know about the Presidential Proclamation “Enhancing Vetting Capabilities and Processes for Detecting Attempted Entry into the United States by Terrorists or Other Public-Safety Threats” What Happened ​Since taking office on January 20th of this year, President Trump has sig...

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