Premium Processing Begins for Certain Cap-Subject H-1B Petitions on May 20

The USCIS published the below notice re. H1B Premium Process service today.  Good luck to those filing H1b applications! – Tahmina ___________ On May 20, USCIS will begin premium processing for FY 2020 cap-subject H-1B petitioners requesting a change of status on their Form I-129, Petition for a Nonimmigrant Worker. Petitioners who do not file[…]

Breaking: USCIS Extends and Expands Suspension of Premium Processing for H-1B Petitions to Reduce Delays

USCIS issued a new notice today that premium processing suspension will be expanded to most H1b cases. This is a tremendous blow to businesses and individuals, especially during a climate of high scrutiny.  See notice below copied from USCIS. USCIS is extending the previously announced temporary suspension of premium processing for cap-subject H-1B petitions and, beginning Sept.[…]

H1b Premium Processing Reinstated for Physicians under Conrad 30 Waiver Program Only

USCIS announced on Friday 23rd that premium processing will be reinstated in one situation only. See below. While this is good news, it is important that the suspension of premium processing for all H1b is lifted soon. I hope USCIS will make similar announcements soon!  Copied from USCIS USCIS to Resume H-1B Premium Processing for Physicians[…]