USCIS Releases Notice to Pending I-360 Applicants Re Adjustment and EAD Filings

Pursuant to the order of U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington dated 6/11/09, USCIS is required to accept as properly filed adjustment of status applications (Form I-485) and employment authorization applications (Form I-765) from individuals who are beneficiaries of petitions for special immigrant visas (Form I-360), whether submitted concurrently with or subsequent to the visa petition, provided the applications meet USCIS' valid filing requirements.