US IT Organization Sues USICS for Violating H-1B Visa Policies

US IT Organization Sues USICS for Violating H-1B Visa Policies

ITServe Alliance, a non-profit trade association of over a thousand companies in the IT service sector has sued the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) for granting H-1B applicants with visas valid for less than three years. The lawsuit … Continued
The U.S. To Redefine the Occupations That Qualify for H-1B Visas in January

The U.S. To Redefine the Occupations That Qualify for H-1B Visas in January

The US government has announced that the revision of specialty occupations would be proposed by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs published a rule on its website. According to this rule, changes will … Continued
Combating Fraud and Abuse in the H-1B Visa Program

Combating Fraud and Abuse in the H-1B Visa Program

June 5th, 2018 The discussion about H-1B visa is very popular amongst lawmakers and U.S authorities just because it serves to complement the U.S population’s workforce with skills of foreigners. The H-1B visa allows employers to hire foreign employees only … Continued
Over 5000 Cases of H1B Visa Abuse and Fraud Reported Last Year

Over 5000 Cases of H1B Visa Abuse and Fraud Reported Last Year

June 4th, 2018 Following the 2016 election, the visa rules have continued to become rigid and strict. The focus of the government on economic development and employment has a massive impact on work visas and immigration policies. The USCIS has … Continued
Indian CEO Arrested in US on H-1B Visa Fraud Charges

Indian CEO Arrested in US on H-1B Visa Fraud Charges

An Indian CEO has been arrested in the United States on visa fraud charges, and risks being sentenced to 10 years in prison and a fine of €250,000. Pradyumna Kumar Samal, the 49-year-old CEO of two Bellevue Information Technology Companies … Continued
Us Govt Fills Annual Cap of 85,000 H-1B Visas in Just Five Days

Us Govt Fills Annual Cap of 85,000 H-1B Visas in Just Five Days

April 18th, 2018 The famous H-1B visa program reaches its annual cap of 85,000 visas within just 5 days. This visa allows foreigners with specialized knowledge to come to the US and fill the available jobs. The US Citizenship and … Continued