US H1B visa bill passed by US judiciary comittee

The US House Judiciary Committee just took a step towards tightening the rules for H1-B visas. Republican California Rep. Darrell Issa, introduced a bill in January 2017 under the Protect and Grow American Jobs Act which makes it more difficult for “H-1B dependent” companies to obtain work permits. On Wednesday morning, US Congressional committee has passed a…

trump admin makes H1B Visa Extension more Difficult

In a new directive, the Trump administration has made H1B Visa Extension more difficult and will be strict for the renewal of non-immigrant visas such as H1B and L1, popular among Indian IT professionals, saying that the burden of proof lies on the applicant even when an extension is sought. Revoking its more than 13-year-old…

H1B visa extension after 6 years

What is H1B Visa? The H-1B is an employment-based, non-immigrant visa in the United States which allows U.S. employers to employ foreign workers in specialty occupations. An employer must offer a job and apply for your H1B visa petition with the US Immigration Department. This approved petition is a work permit which allows H1B holders to obtain a visa stamp…

USCIS resumes H1B premium processing

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced on 23rd June that the agency will resume H1B premium processing for all H-1B petitions filed for medical doctors under the Conrad 30 Waiver program, as well as interested government agency waivers. U.S.C.I.S Resumes H1B Premium Processing : Starting June 26, eligible petitioners for medical doctors seeking H-1B can file Form I-907, Request…