JANUARY 2013 VISA BULLETIN









The Department of State has just released the January 2013 Visa Bulletin.**



Overall, the news again was disappointing. *India EB-2 remained at September 1, 2004 for the third month. *Our projection that the India EB-2 number will move forward is looking wrong, although the basis for the projection is the same: earlier big movements tend to lead to later big*movements. *




The Philippine EB-3 date was equally disappointing, remaining at August 15, 2006.









The good news category included news that the All Other and Philippine EB-2 date remained Current, and that All Other EB-3 jumped ahead two months. *As MU Law mentioned last month, we expect the*Philippine*EB-2 number to remain Current or near Current until Spring/Summer 2013, when it should become*unavailable*as it does most Summers.
















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January 2013 Visa Bulletin
* All Other Countries China India Philippines
EB-2 Current 08DEC07 01SEP04 Current
EB-3 01FEB07 22SEP06 08NOV02 15AUG06


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Christopher T. Musillo is a partner at MusilloUnkenholt Immigration Law. He is a graduate of Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylvania. When not zealously representing his clients, Chris enjoys outdoor sports, listening to music, traveling and reading.






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