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DHS agenda to revise H1B specialty occupation

DHS Changing H1B Specialty Occupation Definition, Revise Wage Level

Written by Am22tech
  By Am22tech      Updated  26 Nov, 19
 

DHS agenda to revise H1B specialty occupation definition, revise wage level requirements and redefine employer employee relationship to target consulting company.

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USCIS premium processing time changing from calendar to business days

USCIS Wants Premium Processing 15 Day to Exclude Holidays, Weekends

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta      Updated  18 Nov, 19
 

USCIS increasing premium processing time from 15 calendar days to business days (exclude weekends, holidays). H1B, L work visa fees increase. Site visit fees added.

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USCIS H1B Approval rate for employers

H1B Denial, RFE Rates High for IT Consulting Than Direct Client

Written by Am22tech
  By Am22tech      Updated  17 Nov, 19
 

H1B denial increase. Capgemini has lowest H1B extension approval rate. RFE for speciality occupation increase. Product based companies for h1B transfer.

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President Trump

Trump’s H1B Merit Plan for Green Card, Cut Family Immigration

Written by Am22tech
  By Am22tech      Updated  11 Nov, 19
 

Trump government will share merit based immigration plan to design path to citizenship (not even a green card) for H1B visa holders on May 16, 2019. Diversity lottery removal.

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Who won H4 EAD federal court Case?

Who Won H4 EAD Federal Court Case – SaveJobsUSA or DHS?

Written by Anil Gupta
  By Anil Gupta      Updated  10 Nov, 19
 

SaveJobsUSA vs DHS federal court case reached decision. Court says H4 EAD increases competition for American workers. Did not stop H4 EAD but referred to lower court for re-trial.

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USCIS denied EAD expedite request without chance to prove

USCIS Denying EAD Expedite Request – Did Not Provide Evidence of Extreme Urgent Need

Written by Am22tech
  By Am22tech      Updated  6 Nov, 19
 

USCIS is denying EAD expedite requests without giving a chance to prove emergency situation. Earlier, you could send the documents to USCIS officer for consideration.

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