President Obama to Announce Immigration Reform Steps Tomorrow Night

Posted on November 19, 2014 by Kathryn N. Karam

The White House has announced the President Obama will address the country tomorrow night to explain "commonsense steps" President Obama plans to take regarding immigration reform. The announcement will air tomorrow night, November 20th at 8 PM Eastern Time.

December 2014 Visa Bulletin Issued

Posted on November 10, 2014 by Kathryn N. Karam

The U.S. Department of State has issued the December 2014 Visa Bulletin. Notable changes include:

At the Asian Chamber of Commerce September Luncheon

Posted on September 14, 2014 by Kathryn N. Karam

We were pleased to be able to attend the Asian Chamber of Commerce September Luncheon, where Nadine Chen had the opportunity to introduce herself to the Chamber as a new member.

Kathryn Karam named to Houston Business Journal 40 Under 40 Honorable Mention List

Posted on September 12, 2014 by Kathryn N. Karam

Kathryn N. Karam was named in the Honorable Mention category of the Houston Business Journal 2014 40 Under 40 List.

DOL Releases Stats on Labor Certification, H-1Bs

Posted on September 03, 2014 by Kathryn N. Karam

At the annual conference of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) in June, the U.S. Department of Labor released statistics about the Labor Certification applications in process and Labor Condition Applications filed in preparation for submitting H-1B petitions. Interesting points include:

Choose Your Attorney Wisely: The New Article in Lebanon Times Magazine!

Posted on July 27, 2014 by Kathryn N. Karam

Latest article on p. 57 of Lebanon Times magazine: Choose Your Attorney Wisely.

Law Office of Kathryn N. Karam PC Turns One Year Old Today!

Posted on July 08, 2014 by Kathryn N. Karam

Today is the one-year anniversary of the opening of the Law Office of Kathryn N. Karam PC! We look forward to many more good years of helping our clients with their immigration needs.

USCIS Limits Validity of Form I-693 Medical Examination Record

Posted on June 02, 2014 by Kathryn N. Karam

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced last week that beginning June 1, 2014, it will limit the validity period for all Forms I-693, Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record, to one year from the date of submission to USCIS. This new policy applies to any Form I-693 filed with an application that USCIS adjudicates on or after June 1, 2014

Kathryn Karam in Houston Oil Patch Magazine

Posted on May 06, 2014 by Kathryn N. Karam

Read the article explaining why You Don't Have to be an Expert - You Just Have to Know One!

USCIS Issues New Memo On Visa Waiver Program and I-485 Applications

Posted on November 21, 2013 by Kathryn N. Karam

On November 19, 2013, USCIS issued a new memo regarding the Visa Waiver Program (VWP) and VWP entrants who seek to apply for Adjustment of Status to Lawful Permanent Resident. The memo is available here.

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