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Sample H1B Registration Selection Notice for FY 2021 – User Shared

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As you all know the H1B Visa 2021 Season is different this year with the  New H1B Registration Process  as it started on March 1st and it lasted until March 20th. Also, today USCIS announced a press release stating H1B Registration Lottery Completed for FY 2021. Some users updated that they have got selected notifications.. One of our generous users …

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USCIS News : H1B 2021 Registrations Lottery Process Completed

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As many of you know, USCIS has changed their H1B submission process for the fiscal year 2021 with New H1B Registration Process. As part of that they had the H1B registration open for 20 days from March 1st to March 20th, 2020. Employers used Online H1B Registration Tool to submit H1B registrations for their employees that they plan to sponsor …

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Can H1B holder work from Home? Same LCA, MSA, Amendment?

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As the entire world is grappling with the unprecedented COVID-19 situation, it impacts many living and working on a visa in a foreign country. If you are living in US as a foreigner, you are impacted too, as USCIS has closed their physical offices and premium processing. As many companies closed their physical offices and recommend their employees to work …

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USCIS Confirms COVD-19 Tests, Treatment NOT a Public Charge

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As most of you know, USCIS Public Charge Rule was effective from Feb 24, 2020.  The public charge rule impacts H1B, H4, L1 Visas  and many more visas, including F1 Visa Students, OPT, STEM OPT holders.  With the recent Coronavirus Outbreak globally, testing and treatment is critical for everyone.  Many of the internationals living in US on a visa or …

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USCIS COVID 19 Updates : RFE, NOID Response – 60 Days more time

In US Immigration - Visas by KumarUpdated : 61 Comments

The Novel Coronavirus situation is worsening with more and more cases globally…Every country is taking many measures to handle the unprecedented situation. In this context, President Trump has taken many measures such as banning entry from certain countries like China, EU Region, etc. which have more COVID-19 cases.  In addition to that, On March 13th, 2020, President Trump Declared National …

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COVID-19 Updates – US Consulate India, Dropbox, 221g Closed

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Some of you would have scheduled US Visa interview appointments in India or your home country…With the unprecedented Coronavirus Situation US State Department are giving news alerts on how to handle such Visa appointments with their offices…In this page, we have all latest updates on the News and Guidance from US Dept of State, US Embassy India. We will continue …

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US Visa Status on CEAC – Refused for 221g Administrative Processing

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If you have applied for US Visa and received 221g Administrative Processing for your case, you would have checked your visa stamping status on CEAC website. When you check the status, you used to see status of “Administrative processing”, but that would have changed to “refused” from today, March 3rd, 2020….This has caused a lot of panic among many in …

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H1B Visa 2021 Lottery Predictions – Analysis, Timeline, Results

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Over the past decade, the demand for H1B Visas has skyrocketed and it keeps getting more every year, despite the tighter regulations and policies of Trump Administration. We had H1B Lottery for the past 7 consecutive years, and it is going to be no different this year. Many factors influence the number of petitions filed by H1B employers and this …

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H1B Visa Change of Status(COS) vs Consular Processing Difference?

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If you plan to work in US, H1B visa is one of the most popular visa types that is used by many international professionals. Depending on where you are at the time of filing, and your preference, your employer/ H1B sponsor would choose to file the H1B petition either as Change of Status (COS) petition or Consular Processing petition. This …