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[…]

Department of State sets criteria for travel from 6 countries listed in travel ban

Update: The government amended the criteria to include ‘fiance’ as a bona fide relationship. The Associated Press published an article about an hour ago tonight reporting that the US Department of State issued a cable message late Wednesday night (June 28th) to embassies. The guidance confirms that the travel ban for the 6 countries listed[…]

H1b Premium Processing Reinstated for Physicians under Conrad 30 Waiver Program Only

USCIS announced on Friday 23rd that premium processing will be reinstated in one situation only. See below. While this is good news, it is important that the suspension of premium processing for all H1b is lifted soon. I hope USCIS will make similar announcements soon!  Copied from USCIS USCIS to Resume H-1B Premium Processing for Physicians[…]

Brad Feld-renowned entrepreneur on Tahmina’s show on June 27th at 10am on Desi 1250am!

I am so thrilled, honored and excited to announce that my guest this week will be Brad Feld, renowned investor and entrepreneur!  We will be live on air on Desi1250am on Tuesday June 27th 2017 at 10am PST! Tune in at www.desi1250am.com or download the app if you are not in Seattle! Brad Feld has been[…]