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 He has already revoked/rescinded prior policy memos that have led to record number of RFEs and denials.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12, 2021, USCIS announced that it may reopen and/or reconsider adverse decisions on Form I-129 made based on three rescinded policy memos.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...

Fast H-1B Approval Without Premium

Update 07/12/2021 It does seem like the adjudication time is much faster than before. Many H-1Bs have been approved within 2 months. The example below is another cap-subject H-1B. Approved in 12 days under normal processing. Update 06/09/2021 We are now seeing fast H-1B approvals without premium for cap-subject filings. The samples below were filed on May 24, 2021 and were approved on June 1,...