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Monthly Archives from May 2011

Registration has begun for Haitians with TPS

Haitians who have TPS must re-register  from May 23, 2011 to Aug. 22, 2011.  TPS beneficiaries are encouraged to file for re-registration as soon as  possible to expedite processing.   All  of those registering for the first time or re-registering for TPS must file a Form I-821 and a Form I-765, with any required fees or a fee waiver request.    Failure to submit the required application and biometric fees or a properly documented fee waiver request will result in the rejection of the TPS […]

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USCIS I-9 Central Tool

 Useful I-9 resources for employers! – USCIS has launched a new (and free!) online resource center called “I-9 Central” to help employers navigate the ins and outs of the most frequently downloaded (and possibly most complicated) form on, the I-9, Employee Eligibility Verification form. The tool includes a step-by-step of how to complete the form, common mistakes, FAQs and customer support. Click the attached link to see I-9 Central. I-9 Central

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No More Lost Green Cards with Secure Mail Initiative

 No more lost “green cards”! – USCIS announced that it has implemented a Secure Mail Initiative (SMI) in partnership with the US Postal Service. The program allows USCIS customers to track certain permanent resident and employment authorization documents through the mail with the help of Priority Mail and Delivery Confirmation so that all documents are ensured to arrive in a safe, secure and timely manner. Click the attached link to read the press release. USCIS

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