H-1B Visas

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

Client Alert: USCIS Resumes Premium Processing for All H-1B Petitions

USCIS will resume premium processing on Tuesday, March 12, for all H-1B [...]

By | 2019-03-12T22:54:07+00:00 March 12th, 2019|H-1B Visas, USCIS, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on Client Alert: USCIS Resumes Premium Processing for All H-1B Petitions

USCIS Announces Final Rule for H-1B Cap/Lottery Cases

By Cliff Rosenthal On January 31, 2019, U.S. Citizenship and [...]

By | 2019-02-02T02:13:49+00:00 February 1st, 2019|Cliff Rosenthal, H-1B Visas, Uncategorized, USCIS, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on USCIS Announces Final Rule for H-1B Cap/Lottery Cases

Unlawful Presence Guidance on Students and Exchange Visitors: Time is Running Out – Get Legal Now or Leave Before February 5, 2019

By: Bernard P. Wolfsdorf, Esq. and Robert J. Blanco, Esq. [...]

By | 2019-01-16T01:02:05+00:00 January 15th, 2019|Bernard Wolfsdorf, Blog, H-1B Visas, Litigation, Removal, and Deportation, Naturalization, Non-Immigrant Visa, Robert Blanco, students, Uncategorized, USCIS, Wolfsdorf Rosenthal|Comments Off on Unlawful Presence Guidance on Students and Exchange Visitors: Time is Running Out – Get Legal Now or Leave Before February 5, 2019

Client Alert: Government Shutdown Update – December 28, 2018 (Vietnamese and Korean Translation)

By: Robert Blanco, Esquire It appears the 115th Congress will not [...]

By | 2018-12-29T02:11:24+00:00 December 28th, 2018|Blog, Client Alert, EB-5, H-1B Visas, USCIS|Comments Off on Client Alert: Government Shutdown Update – December 28, 2018 (Vietnamese and Korean Translation)

H-1B Non-Immigrant Work Visa Update: USCIS Reaches FY 2019 H-1B Cap

USCIS has reached the congressionally-mandated 65,000 H-1B visa cap for fiscal year [...]

By | 2018-05-15T23:35:37+00:00 April 9th, 2018|H-1B Visas, Non-Immigrant Visa|Comments Off on H-1B Non-Immigrant Work Visa Update: USCIS Reaches FY 2019 H-1B Cap

USCIS Updates Processing Times and Creates New Case Inquiry Date

USCIS has updated its official Case Processing Time webpage, in [...]

By | 2018-05-16T21:31:31+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Blog, H-1B Visas, Immigrant Visa, Permanent Residence (Green Card)|Comments Off on USCIS Updates Processing Times and Creates New Case Inquiry Date

USCIS Resumes Premium Processing for Pending H-1B Petitions for the FY 2018 Cap

Premium processing is still not available to extension petitions, including in the change-of-employer category.

By | 2018-05-25T00:17:24+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Blog, H-1B Visas, Non-Immigrant Visa|Comments Off on USCIS Resumes Premium Processing for Pending H-1B Petitions for the FY 2018 Cap