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USCIS News : H1B 2020 Starts on April 1, Premium Processing for COS

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USCIS released a press note earlier today confirming the standard April 1st start date for accepting petitions for the H1B Visa 2020 Season. There are some differences in the press release regarding premium processing from previous years and new announcements as part of this news release, we will summarize them below.  Summary of USCIS News on H1B Start Date for …

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H1B Premium Processing Open for Filings on or Before Dec 21,2018

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As you know, originally H1B Premium Processing was suspended till Feb 19, 2019 and recently in January 2019 USCIS resumed premium processing for H1Bs filed under FY 2019 cap in April 2018. Now, they have released a press note indicating that they will open up premium processing for everyone, who have filed H1B petitions on or before December 21, 2018 …

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H1B Registration Rule – News Updates, Final Rule, Fee, Process, FAQ

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DHS and USCIS as part of  streamlining the process of H1B Visa lottery  published H1B Pre-registration rule for NPRM (Notice for Proposed Rulemaking) in December 2018. Subsequently, they published the final rule. Below, we cover the latest news updates on the H1B registration rule for lottery, key points from final rule, how it will work, start dates and many FAQs. …

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USCIS News: Premium Processing Resumes for H1B 2019 Cap Petitions

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As you all know, USCIS has suspended premium processing for H1B visa 2019 petitions until Feb 19, 2019. Earlier today, USCIS announced in a press note that they are opening up premium processing for certain petitions from next week. Below is the summary. H1B Premium Processing Resumes for FY 2019 Petitions – News Summary Below is short summary of the …