Click to learn more about our two Locations: New Orleans and Lafayette, or contact us now.

What We Think

At Gasparian Spivey Immigration, we are passionate about our clients, the law, the state of immigration, our city, and our friends. We'd like to share our passion and thoughts with you, and we welcome your questions and feedback.


H-1B Visa Lottery Season is Open

Mar 13, 2024

photo of lottery balls

The initial registration period for the H-1B visa lottery is open and will run through noon Eastern Time on March 22, 2024. The lottery is held annually when the demand for H-1B work visas is greate...

Read More

Landry's Effort to Count the Cost of Immigrants Politically Motivated

Feb 28, 2024

photo of Louisiana Governor Jeff Landry

Louisiana Governor Jeff Landry has wasted no time since taking office, pushing to undo many criminal justice reforms, increase oversight of New Orleans’ Sewerage and Water Board, and cutting funding f...

Read More

Biden Administration Extends Deferred Enforcement Departure to Palestinians

Feb 27, 2024

map of Israel and Gaza

On February 14, the Biden administration extended Deferred Enforced Departure for Palestinians in the United States that meet the criteria. Sending Palestinians home to Gaza at this point would put th...

Read More

Possible Changes to 2024 H-1B Visa Lottery

Jan 16, 2024

photo of lottery balls

The H-1B visa season is starting for us, and there are a few potential changes that may affect how this year’s lottery goes. United States Citizenship and Immigration Services holds a lottery when th...

Read More

Trends in International Education Don't Surprise

Dec 20, 2023

photo of graduates at university

The fall semester has come to a close in most higher ed institutions, and since the end of one year inevitably leads to interest in the one upcoming, I started to look online for news on trends in int...

Read More

Categories
Tags

optional practical training, art show, CNN, Cuba, Washington DC, O1 visa, J-1 visa, Gilman International Scholarship, deferred enforced depart, unemployment insurance, EADs, asylum seekers, Loyola, Sean Fraser, foreign embassy, welcoming, National Interest Waiver, screening, Dreamers, teaching, slow down, Home is Here NOLA, citizenship, states rights, Elena Kagan, Metro New Orleans, Iowa, taxes, Illegal Immigration Reform Act, income tax, Provisional Custody Affidavit, NORLI, East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office, Matter of A-B-, Benjamin Johnson, children's books, undocumented workers, immersion, presidential proclamation, passport, immigration visa, budget, Fly Right Gallery, Office of International Students and Scholars, L-1, Department of Labor, local economy, labor shortage, H-1B visa change, legal immigration, visa changes, Twitter, immigration attorney, Yoel Alonso Leal, expansion, Sudan, Low English Proficiency, extreme vetting, case status, foreign medical graduate, A Lie Will Suffice, Antonia Zenarro, Love Your City Awards, Executive Office for Immigration Review, H-1B, Emergency Stopgap Bill to Prevent USCIS Furloughs, policy guidance, economic value, Tech Talent Strategy, underserved students, Civil Rights Act, Republicans, assistance, Jose Torres Tama, reporting, E-1 visa, economic argument, border security, USCIS, framework, New Orleans immigration lawe, Immigration Innovation Act​, U visa, injunction, health care system, status, Immigration and Nationality Act, salary, Make Me Smart, i-9, Biden Administration, presentations, Louisiana Appleseed, starting bus, limited liability corporation, New Orleans business community, Louisiana La, Mexico, Greater New Orleans area, voting rights

Get in Touch with Us

Are you having legal issues with Immigration? Do you need legal representation?

Contact Us