USCIS Announces Updates to the Fiscal Year 2025 H-1B Cap Lottery Registration

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently announced updates regarding the Fiscal Year (FY) 2025 H-1B cap registration process. USCIS instituted significant changes in the lottery selection process to streamline the H-1B visa program, ensuring fairness, integrity, and efficacy in the allocation of these crucial visas. USCIS FY 2025 H-1B Cap Registration Process: READ MORE

USCIS Organizational Accounts Now Available for Winners of the H-1B Lottery

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has launched new myUSCIS organizational accounts that allow for the online filing of H-1B petitions. These accounts offer a more collaborative and efficient way for organizations, legal representatives, and beneficiaries to navigate the H-1B visa process. Here’s what you need to know: Organizational accounts are mandatory: Starting in March 2024, READ MORE

USCIS Grants Greater Flexibility in Late Immigration Applications to Change or Extend Nonimmigrant Status

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has implemented a significant policy update to its Policy Manual, offering greater flexibility for nonimmigrants who encounter unforeseen delays when filing for extensions of stay or changes of status. This announcement, published on January 24, 2024, clarifies that USCIS may allow for late filings to extend or change one’s READ MORE

USCIS Announces Tech Talks on the New H-1B Online Organizational Accounts

USCIS will be launching online organizational accounts for companies to register for the H-1B lottery and file H-1B petitions. The organizational accounts can be used for the March 2024 H-1B lottery registrations and filing all types of H-1B petitions thereafter, including H-1B change of employer petitions, H-1B amended petitions and H-1B change of status petitions. READ MORE

USCIS Launches Online H-1B Organization Accounts for H-1B Lottery Registrations and Filing H-1B Petitions

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is launching organizational accounts for H-1B  non-cap (non-H-1B lottery) filings for the fiscal year (FY) 2025 H-1B cap season. These H-1B organizational accounts will allow multiple individuals within an organization, such as a company or other business entity, and their attorneys or other legal representatives to work together on READ MORE