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…

On Tuesday April 18, Trump signed an executive order that governed federal agencies to implement a “Buy American, Hire American” strategy. The order aimed that Trump would favor American companies for federal contracts and reform the H-1B visa program for foreign workers and stop “misuse” of H1B visas. President Trump signs executive order ,demonstrating that he is…

The status of the employer changes to “Dependent-employer” when the employer hires too many foreign employees. Similarly “H-1B Dependent Employers” has majority H-1B visa workers as compared to all workers in the company. The US employers find it challenging to hire the employees for the high positions. It is mostly seen in the high technology…

It’s not effortless for immigrants working on an H-1B visa working in the U.S. In 2015, the US administration under former President Barack Obama had passed a rule that the eligible spouses holding H4 visa are allowed to work while their counterpart holding H-1B visas would await to earn the permission for permanent residency in the   US….

The Trump administration announced on March 3rd, 2017 that the USCIS would temporarily suspend the expedited ‘premium processing’ for H-1B visa applicants in the United States. The suspension will be effective from April 3rd, 2017, and could last up to six months, according to USCIS. Why Temporarily Suspending Premium Processing for H-1B Petitions? U.S. immigration authorities…