News Updates

News Regarding FY2016 H-1B Cap

January 6, 2015 Larrabee

April 1, 2015 marks the opening date of the filing window for H-1B petitions seeking a FY2016 (10/1/15 to 9/30/16) cap or quota number. USCIS will begin accepting H-1B petitions for the 2016 H-1B cap starting Wednesday, April 1, 2015. The H-1B quota limitations are as...

E-Verify Records Retention and Disposal

December 19, 2014 Larrabee

On January 1, 2015, USCIS will begin deleting E-Verify case records that are over 10 years old, which are those records whose last transaction occurred on or before December 31, 2004. The deletion of records will be an annual process that will continue in future...

Wondering if any of President Obama’s Executive Actions apply to you?

November 24, 2014 Larrabee

The President’s Immigration Accountability Executive Actions -- Benefits for individuals in the United States pursuant to employment-based visas: Below is a summary of the issues pertaining to individuals in the U.S. pursuant to employment-based visas.  The details are still unclear.  Specifically, eligibility criteria, process for application,...

Immigration Accountability Executive Action

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On November 20th, President Obama confirmed that he will sign an Immigration Accountability Executive Action. His speech was brief, but he highlighted the main points of his Executive Action. The White House has outlined these in a fact sheet and posted it on its website...

LAC ranked First Tier in San Diego, CA

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Larrabee Albi Coker LLP is ranked First Tier in San Diego, California in Immigration Law for 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.  The U.S. News and World Report - Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes...

Permanent Residence

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LAC provides our clients clear, accurate, and timely legal guidance that supports their business hiring decisions. We are able to anticipate potential problems and gaps in the process, thereby building and maintaining the immigration bridge between your business' goals and employees' needs. This allows employers...