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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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Advances in EB-2 and EB-3 priority dates predicted

Charles Oppenheim, senior State Department official in the Bureau of Consular Affairs, predicts that there will be an advancement of the EB-2 and EB-3 priority dates for India and China by the September visa bulletin.  The advancement of the priority dates will be due to unused visas in the EB-1 and EB-2 worldwide categories that are expected to spillover for … more

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