Tahmina Talks Immigration – PODCAST on Itunes!!

It is with great delight that I announce that my archived shows of Tahmina Talks Immigration are now available on Apple Itunes-both on Android and IOS apps! I am truly excited about this as podcast listeners will be able to easily access them anytime, anywhere!  Would love to hear from listeners and other podcast hosts![…]

Tahmina Quoted in CNBC re. H1B Visas

On April 9th, reporter Ellen Sheng wrote an in-depth report published by CNBC about the current immigration restrictions affecting the retention of talent in Sillicon Valley. It was an honor to be quoted alongside Vivek Wadhwa, author of The Immigrant Exodus who also wrote the foreword of my book.  Thank you Ellen for interviewing me[…]

Read Tahmina’s H-1B Article Published in the King County Bar Bulletin on April 1st

H1b visas have come under intense scrutiny by this administration. Read my article “The Fast-Changing Landscape of H-1B Visas” published in the King County Bar Bulletin April 1, 2018 edition.  It is the first time KCBA has published my writing- I am excited and proud. Readers and listeners may recall my recent blog post that[…]

Tahmina- Spring 2018 Brand Ambassador of Sanaya Set!

I am so honored and proud to announce that I am the Spring 2018 Brand Ambassador for Sanaya Set! For those of you new to Sanaya Set- the tagline will tell you all you everything- “social justice x self care”. Sanaya Set curates seasonal collections of lifestyle products that enhance beauty inside and out. Every[…]

John Oliver explains the plight of immigration courts- worth watching!

After reading a post from a Facebook group on John Oliver’s latest episode on HBO about Sinclare Broadcasting issues, I wanted to watch the episode. So, I logged into our HBO account and started to watch it. The Sinclare Broadcasting piece definitely raises serious concerns. But in addition, to my surprise, John Oliver started to[…]

Breaking: Last Minute Blow to H-1Bs- Memo Regarding Matter of S-Inc. (Multiple H1b Applications for Same Beneficiary)

Today, the day before we will file H1b applications for the lottery, USCIS presents us with a brand-new memo that will likely add to the 2018 adjudication chaos. The memo is based on the case of Matter of S-Inc which was reopened by USCIS on January 11, 2018 for the ‘purpose of making revisions’- presumably[…]

Ticket Giveaway to Aaina 2018 -South Asian Women’s Focus Festival!

Tasveer’s Aaina 2018 annual festival is here again! In case you didn’t know, Aaina is a South Asian Women’s Festival in Seattle, WA with many thought-provoking events! Tahmina Talks Immigration Show has two tickets to give away for Friday, March 23th and two tickets for Saturday, March 24th! First come first served! Email me at[…]

Tahmina Nominated to King County Bar Association-Board of Trustees

It is an incredible honor to have been nominated to serve on the Board of Trustees of the King County Bar Association. KCBA was founded in 1886 as a result of attorney involvement during the deportation of Chinese citizens after the enactment of the Chinese Exclusion Act. Since then, KCBA has been at the forefront[…]