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…

After taking the strong step on the ban of travel to the US by citizens from seven Muslim countries as an executive order; now Mr. Trump softens stand on immigration. US President Donald Trump called for a “merit-based immigration system” during the congress address on Tuesday night (February 28th 2017) that could benefit high-tech professionals…

The international students who study in USA has the opportunity to work on F-1 visa by applying for EAD for OPT Jobs in USA i.e. Optional Training Program. But that is not in case of people who want to work in USA, they have to apply for H1B visa and search for employers who sponsor them to…

There is a special visa for the non-immigrants of United States who want to work in the companies situated in USA. The H1B Visa allows the companies to temporary employ the foreign employees for the specialized job designation. They can hire the non-residential worker in the specialized occupations like architecture, engineering, mathematics, science, and medicine…

The term OPT and H1B are related to each other but not similar. OPT students can apply for the H1B visa but reverse procedure cannot palce. Both the terms are confusing because the intention of each term is to provide the work permit to the international candidates in USA. OPT H1B   OPT plays a…

Every year the H1B file application submission can be done only from 1st April. Candidate can start applying after start of April month. It is better to plan from January and get your things right, so that you can apply for H1B visa petition for your wanted fiscal year. Preparation and time management for H1-B visa…