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Legal departments could find themselves working some late nights this month thanks to an October visa bulletin from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services that—for now at least—shortens the green card waiting period. Basically, employment-based adjustment of status applicants would be able to file adjustments in October even if their case won’t be formally decided for some time to come.

Frank Ready

Frank Ready is a reporter on the tech desk at ALM Media. He can be reached at [email protected]

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