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The Devil is in the Details: Meeting the Criteria for an H-1B Visa Continues to Become More Difficult

It’s not getting any easier to persuade the government that your worker is eligible for an H-1B visa.

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How to Handle Specialty Occupation H-1B RFEs?

Best Strategies to Handle Specialty Occupation RFEs 

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Avoid These 3 Reasons for H-1B Denials

More than a third of employers' H-1B visa petitions in 2018 received requests for evidence (RFEs) from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), as denial rates grew and approval rates fell.

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Checking Your Status Expiration: H-1B Workers and their H-4 Dependents

H-1B temporary workers and their H-4 dependents should be aware of their status expiration date at all times in order to ensure that they are in the US in legal status.

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United States: USCIS Proposing Rule To Increase Filing Fees To Meet Operational Needs – What Do Employers Need To Know?

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has proposed a rule to increase the filing fees for most of its applications and petitions for immigration benefits.

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Plan Now for H-1B Cap Registration

USCIS formally confirmed that it will implement its new electronic registration process for the fiscal year (FY) 2021 H-1B cap season. The initial registration period will run from March 1 through March 20, 2020.

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Similar H-1B Petitions for Same Engineer Sink Contractor’s Claim

A San Francisco-based general engineering contractor failed to prove it wasn’t associated with another business that also had filed an H-1B visa petition for the same high-skilled worker because there were too many similarities between the applications, a federal court in California ruled.

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MUSINGS ABOUT THE NEW H-1B PROCESS. H-1B CAP LOTTERY REGISTRATION FOR PROFESSIONAL AND SPECIALTY VISAS BEGINS ON MARCH 1ST 2020.

Question: How many registrations can be submitted by a prospective H-1B employer for a prospective H-1B employee?

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What We Know About USCIS’ New H-1B Cap Registration System

Now, it’s official. USCIS has given formal notice to the public that registration will begin March 1.

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