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USCIS extending the suspension of premium processing for cap-subject H-1Bs accepted into the FY2019 lottery

USCIS extending the suspension of premium processing for cap-subject H-1Bs accepted into the FY2019 lottery

​USCIS extending the suspension of premium processing for cap-subject H-1Bs accepted into the FY2019 lottery Aug 28, 2018 USCIS announced today that they are extending the suspension of premium processing for cap-subject H-1Bs accepted into the FY2019 lottery. They are also ...
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Presidential Proclamation Enhancing Vetting Capabilities and Processes for Detecting Attempted Entry Into the United States by Terrorists or Other Public-Safety Threats

Presidential Proclamation Enhancing Vetting Capabilities and Processes for Detecting Attempted Entry Into the United States by Terrorists or Other Public-Safety Threats

The U.S. Supreme Court, the highest court in the United States, recently upheld U.S. President Trump’s indefinite travel ban by a 5-4 majority. In the decision, the court indicated that the finding was based, in part, on the face value ...
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USCIS have received more H-1B cap-subject petitions again this year than available H-1Bs

USCIS have received more H-1B cap-subject petitions again this year than available H-1Bs

USCIS have received more H-1B cap-subject petitions again this year than available H-1BsUS Citizenship and Immigration Services H1B UpdateUSCIS has confirmed that they have received more H-1B cap-subject petitions again this year than available H-1Bs. As in prior years, a ...
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USCIS to Accept Credit Card Payments for Applications filed with a USCIS Lockbox Facility

USCIS to Accept Credit Card Payments for Applications filed with a USCIS Lockbox Facility

USCIS to Accept Credit Card Payments for Applications filed with a USCIS Lockbox FacilityUS Citizenship and Immigration ServicesUSCIS announced today that it will now accept credit card payments for most applications that are filed through a Lockbox facility. This includes ...
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USCIS to Accept Cap Subject H-1Bs the First Five Business Days of April 2018

USCIS to Accept Cap Subject H-1Bs the First Five Business Days of April 2018

USCIS to Accept Cap Subject H-1Bs the First Five Business Days of April 2018US Citizenship and Immigration ServicesFY 2019 H-1B cap season is almost here. It is anticipated that USCIS will again receive more H-1B applications than available visas – ...
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USCIS Says It Will Not Change H-1B Extension Policy

USCIS Says It Will Not Change H-1B Extension Policy

USCIS Says It Will Not Change H-1B Extension PolicyUSCIS told the McClatchy DC news service that it is not considering changes to H-1B extensions for individuals who have started the green card process and need to extend their H-1B beyond ...
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DHS Considers Changing Rules to H-1B Extensions Beyond Six Years

DHS Considers Changing Rules to H-1B Extensions Beyond Six Years

DHS Considers Changing Rules to H-1B Extensions Beyond Six YearsThe DHS is considering changes to H-1B extensions beyond the six year max for foreign nationals who are in the green card process by reinterpreting relevant statutory language to give officers ...
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