New Rules Set To Tighten H-1B Visa Program, Increase Prevailing Wages

Two interim final rules, one published by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and another by the Department of Labor (DOL), provide for significant changes to the H-1B Visa program. Some of the key changes proposed in the rules are as below. DHS Regulations Revising the definition of and standards for a “specialty occupation” – […]

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FY 2021 H-1B Cap: USCIS Selects Additional H-1B Registrations For Submission

USCIS has started sending notifications to employers and their immigration attorneys informing them that certain H-1B cap registrations submitted by them in March 2020 have been selected for submission in a recently conducted selection of reserve registrations. Registration notices for these newly selected reserve registrations mention that H-1B cap petitions for their newly-selected registrations must […]

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Employer-Employee Relationship For H-1B: USCIS Issues Updated Memorandum

USCIS has recently issued an updated Policy Memorandum, rescinding two previous Policy Memorandums that provided guidance on H-1B petitions filed for workers to be employed at third-party worksites, and on the employer-employee relationship requirement for an H-1B. The following are some of key guidance provided in the new Policy Memorandum: In determining whether an employer-employee […]

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FY 2021 H-1B Cap Reached: USCIS Completes Registration Selection Process

USCIS has announced that it has received enough H-1B cap registrations to reach the FY 2021 H-1B cap during the initial H-1B registration period that ended on March 20, 2020. USCIS has also conducted the H-1B lottery and has randomly selected from among the registrations properly submitted. Petitioners whose registrations were selected in the lottery […]

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FY 2021 H-1B Cap: New H-1B Registration Process Formally Implemented

USCIS has formally announced the implementation of the new H-1B registration process for FY 2021 H‑1B Cap filings. The following are some of the key features of the new H-1B Cap filing procedure: Employers seeking to file an FY 2021 H-1B cap petition will be required to first register electronically with USCIS using an online […]

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