Archive for October, 2009

H-1B CAP Update

10/15/2009 Written by Brian D. Zuccaro

As of September 25, 2009, approximately 46,700 H-1B cap-subject petitions and approximately 20,000 petitions qualifying for the advanced degree cap exemption had been filed. USCIS will continue to accept both cap-subject petitions and advanced degree petitions until a sufficient number of H-1B petitions have been received to reach the statutory limits, taking into account the [...]Read More >

Guidance on H-1B Recapture Filings

10/15/2009 Written by Brian D. Zuccaro

The Vermont Service Center (VSC) has sent out guidance on H-1B recapture filings. The VSC advises that keeping records of of passport stamps and I-94s is important in documenting time spent inside and outside of the U.S. SRW also includes additional evidence such as plane ticket stubs, travel itineraries and other available evidence. The guidance [...]Read More >