USCIS announced that it may reopen and/or reconsider adverse decisions on Form I-129 made based on three rescinded policy memos. USCIS will generally use its discretion… Read More »USCIS may reopen H-1B petitions denied under three rescinded policy memos
Due to increase in demand the USCIS announced that it will not extend the period in which it temporarily accepted H-1B petitions filed with uncertified… Read More »The US will not extend the time period to file a H-1B labor applications
Limitations of H-1B petitions are in effect for the 2010 year. There will be a significant decrease in the number of petitions that will be… Read More »The number of H-1B petitions granted will be decreased in the US in 2010
DOL released public disclosure data files for FY 2009 for Permanent, H-1B and H-2B programs on the DOL Foreign Labor Certification Data Center website. Data… Read More »Permanent resident status H-1B and H-2B program
New guidelines are issued for the H-1B regarding more substantial proof of employee and employer relationship existence. USCIS invites national stakeholders to a teleconference on… Read More »Proof of relationship and employment status in employees
Donald Neufeld, USCIS Acting Associate Director, Service had addressed new changes in forms regarding various applications for certain Visas. Center Operations, issued a memo to… Read More »New changes in forms regarding various applications for certain visas
USCIS provides an instructions for how to answer clients on the revised Form I-129, Petition for Nonimmigrant Worker with regard to businesses who were designated… Read More »USCIS current information regarding employers filing h-1b petition
A Q & A from USCIS explaining that workers in H-1B and H-2B classifications who are admitted to perform labor and services in the Commonwealth… Read More »USCIS explaining workers in H-1B and H-2B classifications
Assuming you are still in status, you are in luck. There are actually H-1B’s still available, but it is not clear how many. You should… Read More »I am on H4 visa, How do I proceed for H1?
USCIS will begin to accept H-1B petitions filed with uncertified LCAs for a 120-day period, commencing November 5, 2009 and through March 4, 2010. However,… Read More »USCIS announced that it will temporarily accept filed H-1B petition
As of September 18, 2009, approximately 46,000 H-1B cap-subject petitions had been received by USCIS and counted towards the H-1B cap. Approximately 20,000 petitions qualifying… Read More »USCIS Updates FY 2010 H-1B and H-2B Count (Updated 9/24/09)
No more work permits for H-1B’s this year.I have a college degree in accounting and an employer that wants to sponsor me. I have been… Read More »H-1B’s worker can stay in the United States
Question: I came here on a visitor visa 3 months ago and now I would like to apply for the H-1B. What must I do?… Read More »H-1B requirements and procedures in the U.S.
As of August 14, 2009, approximately 45,000 H-1B cap-subject petitions had been received by USCIS and counted towards the H-1B cap. Approximately 20,000 petitions qualifying… Read More »USCIS Updates FY 2010 H-1B and H-2B Count (Updated 8/19/09)