AAO: H-1B Amendment Required for Location Changes

Earlier this month, the Administrative Appeals Office (AAO) of the United States CitizenshipThe country in which a person is born (and has not renounced or lost citizenship) or naturalized and to which that person owes allegiance and by which he or she is entitled to be protected. and Immigration Services (USCIS) issued a precedent decision that once again highlights the importance of diligent...
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May 2015 Visa Bulletin

The U.S. Department of State (DOS) released its May 2015 Visavisa allows the bearer to apply for entry to the U.S. in a certain classification (e.g. student (F), visitor (B), temporary worker (H)). A visa does not grant the bearer the right to enter the United States. The Department of State (DOS) is responsible for visa adjudication at U.S. Embassies and Consulates outside of the U.S. The...
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H-1B Cap Premium Processing to Begin April 27, 2015

On April 27, 2015, U.S. CitizenshipThe country in which a person is born (and has not renounced or lost citizenship) or naturalized and to which that person owes allegiance and by which he or she is entitled to be protected. and Immigration Services (USCIS) will begin premium processing for cap-subject H-1B petitions requesting premium processing, including petitions seeking an exemption for...
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USCIS Reaches FY2016 H-1B Cap

U.S. CitizenshipThe country in which a person is born (and has not renounced or lost citizenship) or naturalized and to which that person owes allegiance and by which he or she is entitled to be protected. and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it has reached the congressionally mandated H-1B cap for fiscal yearCurrently, the twelve-month period beginning October 1 and ending September...
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