January 2007

DHS and DOS Announce Passport Requirement for Air Travel to U.S. Effective January 23, 2007

DHS and DOS announced that, beginning January 23, 2007, citizens of the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Bermuda traveling by air will be required to present a passport to enter the U.S.

New Rules for Filing Immigrant Visa Petitions in Embassies and Consulates worldwide

Recent legislation has led to changes in the procedures American citizens resident abroad will follow if they wish to sponsor an immediate relative (spouse, parent or minor child) for an immigrant visa.