USCIS Will Begin Premium Processing for Certain FY 2020 H-1B Cap Cases on May 20
The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it will begin premium processing for certain fiscal year (FY) 2020 H-1B cap cases requesting a change of status on May 20, 2019 if a petitioner concurrently files a premium processing request with the H-1B cap petition.
Premium processing will be availab...
USCIS Announces Launch of H-1B Employer Data Hub
The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced the launch of an that will provide information to the public about employers that are petitioning for H-1B employees.
The public can use this site to search for H-1B petitioners by fiscal year (back to FY 2009), NAICS code, employer name, city, state, or ZIP...
ICE Begins Conducting On-Site Inspections of F-1 STEM OPT Employment
The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) unit of the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has officially launched on-site inspections of the STEM Optional Practical Training (OPT) employment of certain F-1 trainees. The purpose of these on-site inspections is to review employer compliance with STEM OPT regul...