Memo's on RFE & NOID

  • Neufeld Memo - "If an application or petition lacks the required initial evidence, USCIS may deny the incomplete application or petition, though adjudicators are urged to exercise this option judiciously, or issue a request for evidence (RFE)" (Available on internet at

  • Yates Memo - "A denial without RFE or NOID should only occur when there is clear evidence of ineligibility." (available on internet at

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

That means only in a gross mistaken cases only they can deny it directly.