Tag: H1B

这两天,在美国的留学生们,尤其是2021年要参与H1B抽签的同学们,也许已经听说,2021年1月8日,国土安全部发出重磅新规定:H1B抽签制度大改革,从原来的纯随机抽签,改为根据工资水平的高低,分级抽签。 根据移民局自己的数据模型推算,以2020年的27万多份H1B抽签数据为例,在新规定里,工资水平[…]

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U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced it will increase fees for premium processing, effective Oct. 19, as required by the Continuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act, Pub. L. No. 116-159, signed into law on Oct. 1.

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U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced that it will resume premium processing for Form I-129, Petition for a Nonimmigrant Worker and Form I-140, Immigrant Petition for Alien Workers, in the following phases over the next month: June 1, 2020 – USCIS will accept Form I-907, Request for Premium Processing Service for all eligible Form I-140 […]

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每年的H1B申请,始于四月递交,正式开始于十月或之后。在这六个月或者更久的时间里,宋和孟律师事务所经常会收到一些刚毕业学生的提问,集中在对于手头H1B工作不满意,但是又不舍得放弃H1B的身份,于是左右为难,寻求建议。这个情况,也时常发生在已经获得了H1B的雇员身上。在这个过程中,孟小洁律师发现,一些[…]

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USCIS announced it will resume premium processing on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 for all H-1B petitions. Note: This announcement is not specific to the FY 2020 H-1B filing season. A separate announcement will be made regarding H-1B petitions for the FY 2020 H-1B filing season. For those who have received a request for evidence (RFE) […]

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The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced a final rule amending regulations governing the H-1B visa program. The rule will go into effect on April 1, 2019. The new rule introduces two important changes to the H-1B application process. First, the selection order for H-1B regular cap petitions and petitions claiming the advanced degree exemption […]

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2019年1月30日早上,美国国土安全部公布了广受关注的H1B抽签改革新政,并会于2019年4月1日起正式生效。 这次的新政先前于2018年12月3日公布草案,详情请见宋和孟律师事务所的上一篇相关文章《H1B抽签改革,究竟是喜是忧》。 这次正式公布的H1B抽签改革方案,从对今年2019年的影响上来看[…]

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USCIS announced its resumed premium processing on Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, for all fiscal year (FY) 2019 H-1B cap petitions. For those currently waiting for USCIS review, or who have received a request for evidence (RFE), you can request for premium processing at the time of RFE response submission. For our current clients, if you […]

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