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H1B 2019 Season Starts Today – What to Expect ? Lottery Date, Results – FAQs

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Today is one of the most awaited days, when USCIS accepts H1B 2019 Petitions, for many internationals students and professionals aspiring to work in US…In the past, when there was less demand for H1Bs, there was less significance to first 5 working days in April…but, since 2013, for H1B applicants, the first 5 days are literally kind of buying lottery …

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USCIS News – New Policy Memo for Third Party worksite H1B Petitions – Why, What, Impact ?

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USCIS released a new policy memo on Feb 22, 2018 clarifying requirements for the third-party worksite H1B petitions. We will look at the background before the new memo, reason for these new requirements, what is it and who all it will impact. Background – Employer Employee Relationship Memo: In the past, there was a lot of abuse of the H1B …

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H1B Visa Approval Trends, Top Industries, Top Countries FY 2007 to 2017

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As many of you are going through the H1B process and experiencing long delays, you maybe wondering, is it like this every year or something new…USCIS has recently released H1B receipt filings, approval rates and other key stats as part of the transparency under the Trump’s  Buy American Hire American Executive Order .  I have tried to put the graphs together from …

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News : Trumps Signs Executive Order on H1B Visa Program – Impact

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As updated yesterday by President’s office that Trump will sign an Executive Order today, it happened earlier today.  President Trump signed an executive order called “Buy American and Hire American” today in Wisconsin.  To be more focused for our readers, we will only review, assess impact on the Hire American aspects that are related to H1B Visa Program. Summary of …