Posts by Richie Bernardo



The Visa Bulletin: What’s New for January 2019?

December 31, 2018

The U.S. Department of State released its Visa Bulletin for January 2019. That’s a big deal if you’re waiting for your priority date to be current so that your green card application can move forward.If you don’t know what a… View Article


The Top 10 Legal Immigration Restrictions of 2018

December 28, 2018

On December 10, 2018, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) quietly implemented a new obstacle for over 166,000 married couples each year: Nearly all of them will be required to attend an in-person interview 2 years after receiving a… View Article



The Visa Bulletin: What’s New for December 2018?

December 1, 2018

This is the archived Visa Bulletin for December 2018. View the most recent Visa Bulletin here.Now let’s continue…The Bottom LineThe December 2018 Visa Bulletin brings some new movement in wait times for both the family-based (“FB”) and employment-based (“EB”) green… View Article


Insider Alert: No More Room for Error in Visa Applications?

November 27, 2018

In what immigration attorneys are describing as a major shift, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently announced two new policies that significantly raise the stakes for millions of people filing visa applications:First, USCIS may start denying any application that… View Article



#BoundlessCouple: Adrian and Torun

October 16, 2018

Adrian and Torun met while Torun, originally from Norway, was on a student visa in the United States. They got married in fall 2017 and signed up with Boundless the following February. Just five months later, Torun was approved for… View Article


The Visa Bulletin: What’s New for November 2018?

October 14, 2018

The U.S. Department of State released its Visa Bulletin for November 2018. That’s a big deal if you’re waiting for your priority date to be current so that your green card application can move forward.If you don’t know what a… View Article


#BoundlessCouple: Naika and Thomas

September 28, 2018

Naika, a Canadian, and Thomas, an American, met in Seoul, South Korea over a decade ago. Thomas was in the U.S. Army and Naika taught English. They were married in the spring of 2017. After Naika received her green card… View Article


The Visa Bulletin: What’s New for October 2018?

September 13, 2018

The U.S. Department of State released its Visa Bulletin for October 2018. That’s a big deal if you’re waiting for your priority date to be current so that your green card application can move forward.If you don’t know what a… View Article


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