USCIS Temporarily Increases Automatic EAD extension up to 540 days

Starting May 4, 2022, USCIS will increase the automatic extension period for employment authorization and Employment Authorization Documents (EADs), available to certain EAD renewal applicants, to up to 540 days. The following employment eligible categories are eligible for an automatic: The eligibility category you listed on your Form I-765 renewal...

Settlement Reached: H-4 EAD Renewals Now Also Qualifies For Automatic 180-Day extension and L-2s Get Work Authorization Without EAD.

Update May 12, 2022 On Nov. 12, 2021, USCIS issued a policy announcement to clarify that it will consider E and L spouses to be employment authorized based on their valid E or L nonimmigrant status. Since the November 2021 announcement, the Department of Homeland Security added new Class of Admission (COA) codes to distinguish between E and L spouses and children. As of Jan. 30, 2022, USCIS and...

USCIS Processing Update: H-4 / H-4 EAD

Update March 8, 2022 Sample H-4 approval which was filed on August 12, 2021. This is a stand-alone filing without H-4 EAD. about 6 months wait. Update February 11, 2022 Received an H-4 approval which was filed on July 15, 2021. This is a stand-alone filing without H-4 EAD. 7 months wait. Update November 10, 2021 - Breaking News H-4 spouses may now benefit from automatic extension of their EADs....