Monthly Archives: July 2020

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Public Charge Rule enjoined, nationwide

On Wednesday, July 29, 2020, a New York federal judge blocked the Trump administration from implementing its Public Charge rule, nationwide. U.S. District Judge George Daniels found that the states and nonprofits challenging the public charge rule had provided “ample evidence” that the policy deters immigrants from seeking out COVID-19 testing and could threaten efforts to […]

By | 2020-07-29T21:51:35+00:00 July 29th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19 updates, Public Charge|Comments Off on Public Charge Rule enjoined, nationwide

International Students not permitted to attend exclusively online courses in the U.S.

Monday, July 7, 2020, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (“ICE”) announced that international students who attend universities that are exclusively online this fall may not enter the U.S. ICE provided these updates for Fall Semester 2020:

  1. Nonimmigrant F-1 and M-1 students attending schools operating entirely online may not take a full online course load and remain in […]
By | 2020-07-06T20:43:39+00:00 July 6th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19 updates, F-1|Comments Off on International Students not permitted to attend exclusively online courses in the U.S.