H-1B Visas

Employer’s At-a-Glance Guide to USCIS’ New H-1B Lottery Process

By Charina Garcia and Bernard Wolfsdorf The H-1B visa is one [...]

By | 2019-12-12T00:34:14+00:00 December 10th, 2019|Bernard Wolfsdorf, Corporate Immigratoin, H-1B Visas, USCIS, Visa Lottery|Comments Off on Employer’s At-a-Glance Guide to USCIS’ New H-1B Lottery Process

USCIS Announces Implementation of H-1B Electronic Registration Process for Fiscal Year 2021 Cap Season

WASHINGTON—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services today announced that it has [...]

By | 2019-12-10T02:42:09+00:00 December 6th, 2019|H-1B Visas, Uncategorized, USCIS, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on USCIS Announces Implementation of H-1B Electronic Registration Process for Fiscal Year 2021 Cap Season

Questions and Answers Regarding the H-1B Lottery Changes – A New Registration Process for 2020, or Not?

On November 8, 2019, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) [...]

By | 2019-12-10T02:58:07+00:00 November 26th, 2019|Bernard Wolfsdorf, Charina Garcia, H-1B Visas, John Baik, Uncategorized, USCIS, Visa Lottery, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on Questions and Answers Regarding the H-1B Lottery Changes – A New Registration Process for 2020, or Not?

United States: USCIS Announces Various Changes to Immigration Fees

US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has announced that, effective [...]

By | 2019-12-05T19:35:05+00:00 November 22nd, 2019|Blog, Corporate Immigratoin, Employment Based Immigration, H-1B Visas, USCIS|Comments Off on United States: USCIS Announces Various Changes to Immigration Fees

Corporate Corner: Immigration Enforcement — Employers Caught Between a Rock and a Hard Place Again

Employers have been audited and penalized over the years for [...]

By | 2019-09-12T23:13:57+00:00 September 12th, 2019|Corporate Corner, Corporate Immigratoin, H-1B Visas, I-9, Uncategorized, USCIS|Comments Off on Corporate Corner: Immigration Enforcement — Employers Caught Between a Rock and a Hard Place Again

Corporate Corner: Premium Processing – A Necessary Evil?

Is paying an extra $1,410 now a necessary evil? Shouldn't [...]

By | 2019-09-03T21:55:41+00:00 September 3rd, 2019|Corporate Corner, Corporate Immigratoin, H-1B Visas, USCIS|Comments Off on Corporate Corner: Premium Processing – A Necessary Evil?

Corporate Corner: Clouds on the H-1B Horizon – New Developments & Employer Tips

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is working toward implementing [...]

By | 2019-08-28T23:50:37+00:00 August 28th, 2019|Corporate Compliance, Corporate Corner, H-1B Visas, Uncategorized, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on Corporate Corner: Clouds on the H-1B Horizon – New Developments & Employer Tips

Corporate Corner: H-1B and L-1A/B Visas Are Getting Harder To Obtain

As many in the field have observed, obtaining an H-1B [...]

By | 2019-08-14T19:40:56+00:00 August 12th, 2019|Corporate Corner, Corporate Immigratoin, H-1B Visas, Non-Immigrant Visa, USCIS, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on Corporate Corner: H-1B and L-1A/B Visas Are Getting Harder To Obtain

Corporate Corner: Non-Immigrant Visa Options for Employees

Since there are long waiting lines for most permanent visa [...]

By | 2019-08-16T18:58:33+00:00 July 30th, 2019|Blog, Corporate Corner, Corporate Immigratoin, E-2, Employment Based Immigration, H-1B Visas, Uncategorized, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on Corporate Corner: Non-Immigrant Visa Options for Employees

How to Avoid H-1B Requests for Evidence (RFEs) and Possible Denials as USCIS Raises the Bar for Approval

By Paul Chen and Bernard Wolfsdorf April 1 the start [...]

By | 2019-03-25T19:07:22+00:00 March 25th, 2019|Bernard Wolfsdorf, H-1B Visas, Paul Chen, USCIS|Comments Off on How to Avoid H-1B Requests for Evidence (RFEs) and Possible Denials as USCIS Raises the Bar for Approval