DHS agenda to revise H1B specialty occupation

DHS changing H1B specialty occupation definition, revise wage level

 2 Nov, 18 

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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Change of status in USA

USA Change of Status application – Approved Start date

 2 Nov, 18 

Change of Status in USA for H1B or H4 start only after USCIS approval. Out of status if i94 expired & USCIS COS decision pending.

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H1B 60 days Grace period

H1B 60 days grace period USCIS rule – H4 EAD Validity

 1 Nov, 18 

H1B 60 days grace period allowed on lay off. No application to be sent to USCIS. H4 EAD remains valid during 60 grace days. Grace = i94 expiry or 60 days.

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H1B Visa work from home

How can I work from home on H1B visa?

 30 Oct, 18 

H1B Work from home with address in LCA. Different state/city allowed. File H1B amendment if home in different MSA. Post LCA at home or employer's headquarters.

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Australia PR processing time

Current Australia PR Processing Time – 189 visa – 8 month, 190 – 7 month

 30 Oct, 18 

Australia 189 PR Visa processing time = 8 to 11 months. 190 PR Visa = 7 to 8 months. 190 PR is processed faster than 189 due to less number of applications.

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OFC appointment documents required for US visa Biometrics

US Visa OFC appointment documents and process

 30 Oct, 18 

OFC appointment documents - Original passport, Appointment Confirmation Page, DS-160 confirmation Page. Fingerprint and US visa photo taken at OFC center.

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