Monthly Archives: October 2014

November Visa Bulletin: Advances and Retrogressions as Predicted

As predicted, in the November Visa Bulletin EB-2 India has retrogressed significantly, while other categories’ priority dates have advanced. EB-2 India retrogressed from May 1, 2009 in the October Bulletin to February 15, 2005, a retrogression of more than four years. Meanwhile, EB-3 China advanced from April 1, 2009 to January 1, 2010 and EB-3 ROW, Mexico and the Philippines … more

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Visa Bulletin Projections Are A Mixed Bag

As part of the most recent AILA DC Chapter meeting, a discussion session was held with Charles Oppenheim, Chief of the Visa Control and Reporting Division at the Department of State’s Office of Consular Affairs, in which Mr. Oppenheim predicted upcoming priority dates for employment-based visas. Unfortunately, Mr. Oppenheim predicted that EB-2 India will see a significant retrogression by end of … more

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