Tag: Green Card

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

USCIS Issues New ‘Ability to Pay’ Guidance to Clarify Employers’ Financial Obligations in Green Card Sponsorships

January 30, 2024

Via: National Law Review

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS has issued new guidance to define the extent of an employer’s financial obligation in employment-based green card applications where the sponsored employee has changed employers while the I-140 Immigrant Petition is still pending adjudication. […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

I-9 Update – Work Authorization of New Hires Applying to Renew Green Card

October 6, 2022

Via: LexBlog

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services recently announced that lawful permanent residents who file a Form I-90 to obtain a new permanent resident card, aka green card, will have their green cards extended automatically for twenty-four months while USCIS […]

Know Your Rights

Can I Vote With a Green Card?

October 18, 2018

Via: FindLaw

Legal Permanent Residents (LPR), also knows as Green Card holders, are allowed many of the same rights as U.S. Citizens: access to public schools, a driver’s license, obtaining social security and Medicare benefits, and visas for spouses, just to name […]