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    H-1B Cap Exempt Employers

    Published on July 06, 2023

    The H-1B visa is intended for foreign professionals who are hired by U.S. employers for their skills and expertise in a specialized occupation. However, the H-1B visa has an annual cap of 65,000. Unlike the regular and advanced degree categories, the H-1B cap exempt category does not have a set quota or annual limit. In…

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    O-1 vs H-1B Visa

    Published on May 19, 2023

    The U.S. has long been an inviting destination for talented individuals from around the world. For professionals seeking to work in the U.S., the O-1 and H-1B visas have emerged as two popular routes, each catering to distinct circumstances and aspirations. Whether you are an accomplished artist, an extraordinary scientist, or a highly skilled tech…

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    H1B Lottery Results: The Definitive Guide on 2023-2024 Lottery Chances (Updated: 5/3/23)

    Published on May 03, 2023

    On this page, you will learn all about this year’s H-1B lottery results and what the chances were of being selected in the H-1B lottery FY 2024 season. Under the regular cap, 65,000 petitions will be selected in addition to 20,000 for the advanced degree exemption. Here you’ll find what your current H-1B lottery odds…

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    H-1B Visa 2023-2024 Cap Season Definitive Guide

    Published on January 31, 2023

    The H-1B Visa 2023-24 cap filing season is right around the corner. It’s time to look at the H1-B visa lottery season, including H1-B registration, requirements, and potential changes. With many new changes to the H-1B 2024 lottery, there are only a few short months left before filing. Use this guide as your one-stop shop…

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    H-1B Lottery 2023-2024 Predictions and Tips: The Definitive Guide [Updated 1/30/2023]

    Published on January 30, 2023

    Tens of thousands of skilled immigrants petition for the highly sought-after H-1B visa each year. Last year during the H-1B lottery, USCIS received 483,927 registrations. Of those, USCIS did not select 356,327 (74%)  and chose 127,600 (26%). Since so many people petition each year, USCIS places an annual limit on the number of H-1B visas…

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    EAD vs H-1B: All You Need to Know to Make the Decision in 2023

    Published on January 16, 2023

    Globally, a highly sought-after goal is working in the U.S. There are numerous ways to contribute to the American workforce, and the EAD and the H-1B are two. Knowing how these two tools of immigration relate can be vital to your efforts to work in the U.S. Here are the pros and cons of the…

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    Check Your Inbox For H1B Selection Results

    Published on March 29, 2021

    In the latest H-1B visa news, USCIS has begun sending some H1-B selection results to lottery registrants for the FY 2022 Cap Season. Our office has already received many of these selection notices, and we anticipate more to come in the days ahead. If you were selected in the H-1B lottery, USCIS will notify your…

  • USCIS Suspends 2021 Premium Processing

    USCIS Announces Temporary Suspension of H-1B 2021 Premium Processing

    Published on March 21, 2020

      On Tuesday, March 17, The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it will temporarily suspend premium processing services for all petitions filed under the H-1B cap-subject category.