Hope – As Some Denied H-1B petitions May Get a Second Chance

As we have previously reported, Biden has immediately taken steps after swearing in to dismantle Trump’s restrictive H-1B measures. He has already revoked/rescinded prior policy memos that have led to record number of RFEs and denials. On March 12, 2021, USCIS announced that it may reopen and/or reconsider adverse decisions on Form I-129 made based on three rescinded policy memos. They key...

Additional Time Added for Responding to USCIS notices

Update Post 09/24/2021 Another Extension. USCIS continues to give additional time for responding to certain requests and notices such as RFEs that are dated between March 1, 2020 and January 15, 2022. Update Post 06/24/2021 USCIS has announced another extension of flexibilities shown below. Additional time will continue to be given for responding to certain requests and notices that are dated...