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Here we have the latest news within the immigration benefit world, handled by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). Both news media and general public can find important information about updates, alerts and events that impact legal immigration.  We also provide resources specifically for the news media. For outdated material and content older than five years see our Archive News section.

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March 26, 2015 Workload Transfer within Service Center Operations
USCIS recently made two operational changes to balance our overall workload.Workload RealignmentUSCIS recently began transferring some Form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative, cases filed by lawful pe...
March 24, 2015 USCIS Posts Updated L-1B Adjudications Policy for Public Feedback
WASHINGTON—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Director León Rodríguez today announced the release of an updated policy memorandum on the L-1B nonimmigrant visa classification for w...
March 23, 2015 New Version of Form I-407 Now Available
USCIS has published a new edition of USCIS Form I-407, Record of Abandonment of Lawful Permanent Status (OMB No. 1615-0130). You can download the form on our website....