Summary of the Employ America Act 2009 – 2010 by Sanders and Grassley. Links to original bill by Sanders and other immigrationvoice.org links to stop the voting.
Few companies : Broadgate Inc., Logic Planet Inc., DVR Softek Inc., TechServ Alliance and the American Staffing Association sued USCIS on enforcing the new H1B rules/ guidelines that were published by USCIS in early January, 2010.
The article explains how individuals can apply for H1 transfer from both outside and inside of US.
H1B filings for regular quota doubled and the Advanced degree quota numbers increased by 5 times. Check out the graphs and Trend line for future.
US Department of State released a press release today stating the increase in Visa application fee to be in effect from June 4. Check the official press release links in Article for more info.
H1B cap count Analysis and Prediction based on the number of petitions filed until now. Numbers declined this week compared to last week. The Job outlook seems great with the surge in Consumer confidence at its peak since 2008.
USCIS released their latest update on H1B cap count today that were received as of May 14th, 2010. If the H1Bs are filed at this week rate, we will still be left with 46,000 visas and it will last 46 weeks. Check Trend
US department of Labor unveiled a new tool to assist employers and H1B holders to understand the H1B visa requirements and comply with the program rules. Very interactive tool to help understand H1B holder rights.
US Consulate General of Hyderabad in India released the check list of documents for H1B or L visa stamping interview. Documents like Client Contract letter, detail report on the project that you will work on at client including the technical details, time line, current status, employees assigned, etc
May 11th , 2010 USCIS official Total H1B cap count update, Analysis of H1B cap count and Prediction of H1B petition filings for FY2011 for this year. Will it last till Jan 2011 ?