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FY 2023 H-1B Cap Season Updates

H-1B Initial Electronic Registration Selection Process Completed On March 29, 2022, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced that it has received enough electronic registrations during the initial registration period to reach the fiscal year (FY) 2023 H-1B...

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USCIS Response to COVID-19

Effective May 17, 2021, USCIS will temporarily suspend the biometrics submission requirement for certain applicants filing Form I-539 to request an extension of stay in or change of status to H-4, L-2, and E nonimmigrant status. The suspension will apply through May...

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DOL ADVISES ON H-1B REGULATIONS IN LIGHT OF COVID-19 OUTBREAK

DOL regulations require employers to continue to abide by the labor conditions to which they agreed when filing the H-1B petition. These are the terms set forth in the underlying ETA Form 9035, Labor Condition Application (LCA). More relevantly, these concern payment...

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  • Lawmakers Ask DHS To Probe Boston's Low Asylum Rate May 27, 2022
    Massachusetts Sen. Edward Markey and seven other members of Congress have asked the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's inspector general to conduct a review of the Boston asylum office, which a recent study found grants asylum applications at a rate that's nearly half of the national average.