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What is the New I-485 Adjustment of Status Fee for a Child Under 14?


The new filing fees go into effect on November 23, 2010   AILA is aware that the USCIS Fact Sheet does not list the filing fee for a child under 14 years of age. However, the Federal Register notice announcing the new filing fees indicate that where the child under the age of 14 is applying […]

USCIS Texas Service Special Pilot Initiative for employment-based I-485


                                                                                            An email address has been provided to notify TSC when an applicant is eligible for porting under AC21.  This pertains ONLY to applicants whose I-485’s have been 1)      pending for over 180 days 2)      eligible for AC21 porting Letters must include Alien number ( A#), old and new employer’s names, copy of new […]



The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has announced that it will be giving grants of almost $8 million to organizations that prepare immigrants for the citizenship process. Last year, USCIS only awarded $1.2 million to 13 organizations that help to prepare immigrants for citizenship.  This year, however, USCIS is awarding $7.8 million to 75 […]

H-IB Facts and Findings


On July 20, 2010 American Immigration Council’s Legal Action Center filed a lawsuit at the U.S. District Court for District of Columbia against the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and against the Department of Homeland Security ( DHS) on behalf of AILA, the American Immigration Lawyers Association.  This was a result of Freedom […]

New Filing Location for Petitions for More Effective Processing


The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has changed the location for the filing of the following petitions: I-129F, Petition for Alien Fiancé I-130, Petition for Alien Relative I-140, Immigrant Petition for Alien Relative I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien        Entrepreneur I-539, Application to Extend/Change Nonimmigrant Status  I-817, Application for Family Unity Benefits Previously, these […]