Jacob Cherry

Jacob Cherry

Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

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UPDATE: FAQs on the Impact of the Executive Order Suspending Admission to the U.S. of Foreign Nationals From Certain Designated...

Following is updated guidance related to President Donald Trump’s Executive Order (“EO”), “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States,” issued January 27, 2017. These updates are based upon...more

2/6/2017 - DHS Executive Orders Foreign Nationals Green Cards Immigrants Immigration Procedures Immigration Reform Iran Iraq Libya Refugees Somalia Sudan Syria Terrorist Threats Travel Ban Trump Administration Visas Yemen

UPDATE: Federal Judge Issues Order Temporarily Halting President Trump’s Immigration Travel Ban

On Friday, February 3, 2017, U.S. District Judge James L. Robart granted a temporary restraining order (TRO) against defendants, President Donald Trump, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), DHS Secretary John F....more

2/6/2017 - DHS Executive Orders Foreign Nationals Immigration Reform Refugees Secretary of State TRO Trump Administration

FAQs on the Impact of the Executive Order Suspending Admission to the U.S. of Foreign Nationals From Certain Designated Countries

On January 27, 2017, President Donald Trump issued an executive order, “Protecting The Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into The United States,” which suspended admission to the United States of foreign nationals from the...more

2/2/2017 - DHS Executive Orders Foreign Nationals Green Cards Immigrants Immigration Procedures Travel Ban Trump Administration

Immigration Travel Alert: New Executive Order Suspends Admission to the U.S. of Foreign Nationals From Certain Countries

On January 27, 2017, President Donald Trump signed an executive order suspending admission to the United States of foreign nationals from the following countries for a period of at least 90 days: Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia,...more

1/30/2017 - Executive Orders Immigration Procedures Refugees Trump Administration

Practical Implications of the High-Skilled Workers Regulation

In a previous article, we summarized the key provisions of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) regulation, “Retention of EB-1, EB-2, and EB-3 Immigrant Workers and Program Improvements Affecting High-Skilled...more

1/18/2017 - DHS EB-1 Employment Authorization Documents (EAD) Form I-140 Petitions Grace Period Highly-Skilled Workers Visa Priority Date Cutoff USCIS

Business Immigration in a Trump Administration

Immigration was a frequent topic of conversation during the presidential campaign. With limited exceptions, however, the rhetoric generally did not encompass high-skilled business immigration. ...more

11/11/2016 - Administrative Procedure Act Highly-Skilled Workers Visa Immigration Reform Trump Administration

DHS Issues Proposed Rule for Changes to Employment of High-Skilled Foreign Workers

On December 30, 2015, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) concerning employment-based visa programs for high-skilled workers. The notice is published in the December...more

1/4/2016 - ACWIA Adjustment of Status Comment Period Corporate Counsel DHS Foreign Workers H-1B NPRM Portability

OSC “Pattern and Practice” Investigations to Continue

Over the past few years, the number of employer investigations—and perhaps more noteworthy, the amount of the penalties assessed—by the Office of Special Counsel for Immigration-Related Unfair Employment Practices (OSC) has...more

6/1/2015 - Anti-Discrimination Policies E-Verify Enforcement Actions I-9 Immigration and Nationality Act Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) Penalties Unfair Labor Practices USCIS

AAO Decision Clarifies Requirement to File Amended H-1B Petitions for Worksite Changes

On April 9, 2015, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) issued a precedential decision concerning an employer’s obligation to file an amended H-1B petition in certain scenarios involving a change in worksite. The...more

4/17/2015 - Administrative Appeal Office Employee Relocations H-1B LCA Relocation USCIS

FDNS Site Visit Program: Coming Soon to an L-1 Employer Near You

In the February/March 2014 issue of the Immigration eAuthority, we reported on the expansion by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) of site visits to certain L-1 employers under the Administrative Site Visit and...more

5/30/2014 - Employer Mandates FDNS L-1 L-1 Visas Notice of Intent USCIS Verification Requirements

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