Last year, at about this time, the USCIS announced that it has received 172,500 H-1B petitions for the fiscal year 2015 which began on October 1st, 2014. The H-1B lottery (also referred as "random selection process") is likely to be conducted again this year and, in a few weeks, the USCIS will begin to send out H-1B receipt notices.
With uncertainty looming large as to who may or may not "win the lottery" or who may or may not cross the 'threshold' hurdle of H-1B visas, it is…Continue
Added by David Nachman on March 31, 2015 at 11:51am — No Comments
We are in the midst of the H-1B season. If you have not yet begun to prepare the H-1B for the April 1st filing date, do not despair. It is not too late. It will take about a week or so to submit and receive an approval for the Labor Condition Application (LCA - Form 9035) from the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) but there is still time. The most important thing to do now is to immediately ask your employer to submit an H-1B Petition on your behalf.
Asking your employer to…Continue
Added by David Nachman on March 12, 2015 at 3:13pm — No Comments
Added by David Nachman on March 12, 2015 at 3:11pm — No Comments