H1B Visas

Sponsoring An H-1B? Here Are the Essentials

If your company is hoping to sponsor employees through an H-1B visa this year, now is the time to start preparing your petitions (if you haven’t already). This year, United States Citizenship  and Immigration Services (USCIS) is expected to announce…

SMBs Say: Keep H-1B But Give Us a Share

On July 11, the Trump administration made another major change to U.S. immigration policy that impacts the nation’s small and midsize businesses (SMBs) when the President postponed implementation of the International Entrepreneur Rule until March 14, 2018. This decision comes…

H-1B Slowdown Expected to Impact US Businesses

Friday’s announcement that the US Citizenship and Immigration Services will halt its expedited H-1B visa processing is raising concerns that businesses dependent on foreign talent could be impacted. “This suspension is not good for American businesses by any means,” immigration…

Is There a Visa Lottery Coming Sometime Soon?

It’s looking more and more like the H-1B visa limit will be reached virtually instantaneously this year. The Wall Street Journal reports this week that “government and company officials predict employers by Friday will exhaust the quota for this year’s…