DOS on EB-1 and EB-2 Visa Availability

Copied from AILA: Cite as “AILA InfoNet Doc. No. 12050945 (posted May. 9, 2012)” AILA Liaison received the following information from the Department of State regarding the recent priority date movement for China-mainland born and India EB-2 categories, as well as information on projections for visa availability in the EB-1 and EB-2 preference categories. The[…]

January 2012 Visa Bulletin Commentary

The Department of State released the January 2012 visa bulletin today.  Here are comments about the categories that most of my clients and readers are waiting to see: For all countries except India, China, Philippines and Mexico: F2A preference advances 32 days to priority date (PD) 22 April 2009; F2B preference advances 25 days to PD 8 September[…]

December 2011 visa bulletin commentary

The long awaited December 2011 visa bulletin was finally released today. Here are our comments for our clients:   For all countries except India, China, Philippines and Mexico: F2A preference has advanced 36 days to Priority Date (PD) 22-Mar-2009; F2B category has advanced 14 days to PD 15-Aug-2003; F4 category advanced 31 days to PD[…]