Tahmina Talks Immigration with NWIRP Attorney Tim Warden-Hertz on Desi 1250am at 10am PST on July 25th 2017!

I am delighted to announce that guest today will be Attorney Tim Warden Hertz.  Tim is an attorney with the Northwest Immigrant’s Right Project and recently played a crucial part in a new law that helps young immigrants.  Listen to us speak on Seattle’s only 24/7 South Asian radio station Desi 1250am tomorrow July 25th 2017[…]

USCIS to Resume Cap-Exempt H1b Premium Processing.

Today, USCIS announced that cap-exempt H1b applications can file premium processing again. See below notice copied from USCIS website: USCIS to Resume H-1B Premium Processing for Certain Cap-Exempt Petitions Release Date: July 24, 2017 WASHINGTON — U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will resume premium processing for certain cap-exempt H-1B petitions effective immediately. The H-1B[…]

Tahmina Talks Immigration Panel with Seattle Mayoral Candidates a Huge Success!

On Friday July 21st 2017, Tahmina Talks Immigration radio show hosted a special Facebook Live only immigration forum with Seattle’s mayoral candidates.  Given the importance of immigration issues in this current political climate, all the candidates provided thoughtful responses. This is a worthwhile video to watch if immigration is important to you. Please spread the[…]

Ali Noorani Talks Immigration with Tahmina on July 18 2017 at 10am PST on Desi 1250am!

I am so very honored and thrilled to announce that my interview with Ali Noorani will air on Seattle’s only 24/7 South Asian radio station Desi 1250am tomorrow July 18th 2017 at 10am PST! Ali Noorani is the Executive Director of the National Immigration Forum. His recently released book “There Goes The Neighborhood” is currently a best seller.  i[…]

Tahmina Shares Thoughts on Delay of International Entrepreneur Rule

Readers and listeners of my radio show will know how deeply I care about the International Entrepreneur Rule, the ‘Startup Visa’ alternative provision that was created by the Obama administration. The Rule was officially delayed on Monday through a federal register notice. Here are links to various media stories with my comments and appearances: KUOW -This[…]

King 5 News Will Report on impact of delaying/rescinding International Entrepreneur Rule

My blog readers and viewers of my radio show Facebook videos will know how important the International Entrepreneur Rule has been for me and my clients.  As the only Startup Visa alternative option in the US, it would have made a huge difference to many a founder struggling to find a way to stay in[…]

International Entrepreneur Rule Officially Delayed

I am sad to announce that the International Entrepreneur Rule has officially been delayed this morning. Here is the federal register notice on the IE rule delay. More to come very soon. The reasons for delay are nonsense in my opinion and I couldn’t be more disappointed. I will write my comments shortly.

Port Commissioner Courtney Gregoire Talks Immigration with Tahmina on Tuesday July 11th at 10am on Desi1250am!

I am honored to announce that my guest this week will be Courtney Gregoire, Port  of Seattle Commissioner! We will be live on air  on Desi1250am as well as on Facebook Live on the Facebook page of Tahmina Talks Immigration on Tuesday July 11th 2017 at 10am PST! Commissioner Gregoire played a very special role during the[…]

Tahmina Talks Immigration With Seattle Mayoral Candidates

Tahmina Talks Immigration Radio Show Show will host a special Facebook Live only show talking immigration with some of the Seattle mayoral candidates! Co-hosted by Desi1250AM hosts Debadutta Dash and Tahmina Watson, the event will focus on immigration issues only. The panel discussion will be live before an audience and broadcast on Facebook Live simultaneously[…]