Employment-based Immigration

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H1B Visa 2019 Lottery Announced

Posted on November 08, 2017

A maximum of 65,000 H1-B visas are issued by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) each year. This visa is required if a foreign professional wishes to come into the United ... Read More

India Ranks High For US Immigration – Legal & Illegal

Posted on November 07, 2017

2016 saw the victory of Donald Trump as the United States President. Hence that, the world also saw the slow demise of immigration to the United States. This, due to the strong stand taken by the ... Read More

USCIS Increases Worksite Visits for H-1B Employers

Posted on October 30, 2017

Among the recent restrictions enforced on working immigrants in the US, there is one that is enforcing changes on the existing forces in the mainland itself. This involves four critical changes by the ... Read More

Tougher Scrutiny on Non-Immigrant Visa Extensions Announced

Posted on October 24, 2017

The non-immigrant visas like H-1B and L1 are getting their nooses tightened…again. Under the Buy American, Hire American initiatives of the Trump Government, the past several months have seen various ... Read More

SSA & USCIS Partner to Give New Single Form I-765

Posted on October 02, 2017

Streamlining the paperwork for foreign workers in the US under different visa categories, the Social Security Administration (SSA) and the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) have ... Read More

How Do Indians Land the Most H1B Visas?

Posted on September 22, 2017

The US government has tightened its grip on the issue of visa distributions. Travel bans put in place, visas being rationed out, refugees and grandparents being stalled or whole countries being barred ... Read More

Premium Processing for H1B Visas Resumed

Posted on September 19, 2017

The 15-day expedited processing for H1B visa applicants has resumed with immediate effect. This is applicable for any petitioner who has applied with the premium processing service fee and covers ... Read More