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Are you ready to travel abroad for the holidays?
November 2017

Anti-Money Laundering and Bank Secrecy Act Update
Neil Bloomfield, Nathan White
October 2017

After the Panama Papers exposed efforts by wealthy individuals and government officials to hide funds offshore, government authorities around the world have responded with new legislation, regulations and enforcement actions that are beginning to reshape the landscape for anti-money laundering (AML) and Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) violations.


U.S. Services in Turkey and Cuba Suspended
October 2017

Don't Forget the H-1B October 1, 2017 Start Date
October 2017

Premium Processing Resumed for all H-1B Petitions
October 2017

The Transition Away From USD LIBOR for Swaps
A Report for U.S. Market Participants
Robert (Rob) I. Kenny, Zachary J. King
September 28, 2017

With the Financial Conduct Authority (the “FCA”) announcing in July 2017, essentially, its intent to no longer persuade or compel panel banks to make LIBOR submissions by the end of 2021, the future of LIBOR, and its role in the trillions of dollars of interest rate products that use it as a benchmark, including over-the-counter (“OTC”) interest rate swaps, has become more uncertain.


Trump Administration Implements New Travel Ban
September 2017

USCIS Policy Changes Impacting Green Card Filings
September 2017

Premium Processing Resumed for H-1B Cap Petitions
September 2017

Reminder: New I-9 Takes Effect on September 18th
September 2017

The Impact of the DACA Rescission
September 2017

INDEPENDENT SPONSORS: A Critical and Evolving Deal Flow Channel
John Gilson, Colby Jenkins
September 2017

Over the past decade, the independent sponsor model has become increasingly prevalent in the lower middle market, with investors interested in private companies actively seeking to coinvest with prominent or promising sponsors as a supplement to direct, brokered, or other deal flow channels.


Coming Soon: In-Person Interviews for Employment-Based Green Card Applicants
August 2017

Focusing on the Mission While Watching Macro Trends
Jim McLoughlin, Ed O'Keefe, Tom Pennington
August 2017

Trump Backs Legislation to Reduce Legal Immigration Rates
August 2017

Premium Processing Resumed for Certain H-1B Petitions
July 2017

Form I-9 Revised Yet Again
July 2017

The U.S. Supreme Court Limits Sanctions to Compensation, Not Punishment
Neil Bloomfield
July 2017

Supreme Court Action on Travel Ban
June 26, 2017

Are you ready for summer travel?
May 2017

H-1B Cap and Lottery Update
May 2017

NAFTA and the Trump Administration
May 2017

Latest Trump Executive Order and H-1B Visas
April 2017

H-1B Cap Lottery Completed for FY2018
April 2017

USCIS Reaches H-1B Cap for FY2018
April 2017

Latest Trump Travel Ban Halted
March 2017

Premium Processing to be Temporarily Suspended for H-1B Petitions
March 2017

Judicial Action Pending on Entry/Travel Ban
February 2017

Looking Ahead: Proposed Changes to Employment-based Visas
February 2017

Update on U.S. Entry Travel Ban
February 2017

Executive Order Impacting Immigration
January 2017

Live Streaming: The Privacy Concerns of Behind-the-Scenes Access
Leslie Pedernales
January 2017, MVA Data Points

U.S. Immigration & The Trump Administration
December 2016

'Tis the Season to Prepare for H-1B Petition Filing
December 2016

CIS Announces New Rule Impacting Employment-based Nonimmigrants and Immigrants
December 2016