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H2B Cap Count Update
May 06, 2014
USCIS has updated the count of H2B visa petitions received and counted towards the H2B cap for the fiscal year 2014 employment. As of May 2, 2014, USCIS has approved approximately 20,042 beneficiaries for the 2nd half of FY 2014.
TPS Re-registration Period Extended for Haitian Nationals
May 05, 2014
USCIS has announced that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is extending the re-registration deadline from May 2, 2014 to July 22, 2014 for Haitian nationals who have already been granted Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and who seek to maintain that status for an additional 18 months. To re-register, TPS beneficiaries must submit Form I-821, Application for Temporary Protected Status, and Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization.
H2B Cap Count Update
April 29, 2014
USCIS has updated the count of H2B visa petitions received and counted towards the H2B cap for the fiscal year 2014 employment. As of April 25, 2014, USCIS has approved approximately 18,805 beneficiaries for the 2nd half of FY 2014.
H2B Cap Count Update
April 23, 2014
USCIS has updated the count of H2B visa petitions received and counted towards the H2B cap for the fiscal year 2014 employment. As of April 18, 2014, USCIS has approved approximately 17,969 beneficiaries for the 2nd half of FY 2014.
H2B Cap Count Update
December 05, 2013
USCIS has updated the count of H2B visa petitions received and counted towards the H2B cap for the fiscal year 2014 employment. As of November 29, 2013, USCIS has approved approximately 9,079 beneficiaries for the 1st half of FY 2014.
USCIS Reminder: May 2nd Deadline for Haitian TPS Re-registration
April 19, 2014
USCIS has issued a reminder to eligible nationals of Haiti, who currently have Temporary Protected Status (TPS), to re-register for TPS by May 2, 2014. Applicants who re-register during the registration period and request employment authorization will receive a new Employment Authorization Document (EAD) with an expiration date of January 22, 2016. Failure to re-register by the May 2nd deadline may result in the loss of TPS and work authorization.
H1B Cap 2015 Update: Premium Processing to Begin April 28
April 19, 2014
USCIS has announced that it will begin premium processing for H-1B petitions subject to the FY 2015 cap on April 28, 2014. This includes premium processing of petitions seeking an exemption for individuals with a U.S. masterís degree or higher. H-1B Petitioners may also upgrade a pending H-1B cap 2015 petition to premium processing once USCIS issues a receipt notice.
H2B Cap Count Update
April 16, 2014
USCIS has updated the count of H2B visa petitions received and counted towards the H2B cap for the fiscal year 2014 employment. As of April 11, 2014, USCIS has approved approximately 17,382 beneficiaries for the 2nd half of FY 2014.
H1B Cap 2015: VisaProís H1B Predictions Hit the Bull's-Eye
April 11, 2014
In the run-up to the H-1B cap 2015 filing season, VisaPro had predicted that intense competition will significantly bring down the odds of winning the FY 2015 H-1B lottery, and only 2 out of 4 petitions filed will be selected in the FY 2015 H-1B lottery. USCIS has announced that it received about 172,500 H-1B petitions subject to the FY 2015 cap, for the 85,000 H-1B visas, during the filing period which began April 1, 2014.
H2B Cap Count Update
April 09, 2014
USCIS has updated the count of H2B visa petitions received and counted towards the H2B cap for the fiscal year 2014 employment. As of April 4, 2014, USCIS has approved approximately 15,824 beneficiaries for the 2nd half of FY 2014.

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