How Long Is An H-1B Visa Valid & Why Is The H-1B Visa Controversial?
Premium Processing & H-1B Cap-Exempt Transfer
The holder of an H-1B visa can have “dual intent.” Although the H-1B is a non-immigrant visa, the holder can apply for a green card at the same time. Since the time required to obtain a green card has lengthened in recent years, the H-1B offers a way for individuals to work in the U.S. […]
H-1B Processing Time Delays: USCIS Requests for Evidence
Once you do identify an employer you can expedite the processes by opting for premium processing. While times may vary slightly, premium processing typically takes 15 days. Whereas normal processing can take anywhere from three to four months. However, it is important to note that the premium processing feature only expedites the speed at which […]
H1-B visa issue: Important to separate sentiment from facts, says Nasscom Chairman
Sometimes, the USCIS encounters a problem with petitions during the H-1B processing time. Rather than deny your petition outright, you may instead receive a Request for Evidence (RFE). As soon as your employer receives an RFE, there will be a time window in which a response must be given to avoid having your petition denied. For […]
Weeks after US claimed that India accounted for 74.2 per cent of the total number of H-1B visas issued in 2016, Nasscom Chairman Rishad Premji on Sunday said that it is important to ‘separate the sentiment from the fact’ regarding the visas. He said that out of 65,000 H1B visas issued every year, Indian IT […]