H 1B VISA
Pre-registration of H-1B applications likely from next April
For applications that will be filed in April 2020, the earliest successful applicants will be able to work in the US will be from October 1 that year.
Indian IT fears impact as US moves on new H-1B process
Indian companies are concerned that the process would be non-transparent and would fav...
H-1B Visa denials at all-time high
About half of top IT companies' work visa applications rejected in the past year by the United States.
Indian's H-1B for data analyst’s job wrongfully denied: Court
The contention of this government agency was that the sponsoring employer had not shown that the position is a ‘specialty occupation’.
US tech firms dominate top 10 green card application list
US tech cos have filed more green card applications for India techies as compared to their Indian counterparts.
72% of H-1B visas for Indians
The US government has adopted certain administrative measures with respect to the H-1B visa programme.
'Economic independence of H-1B spouses will be dented if their right to work is revoked'
If the primary H-1 holder is on track for a green card, the spouse can apply for employment authorisation.
US company asked to pay $58k in back wages for H1B violations
The employer also "benched" that worker, a term used to describe when an employer fails to pay an H-1B employee in conditions such as when work is slow.
Mid-tier IT caught between shrinking deals and rising costs
The slowdown in spending on banking, financial services and insurance (BFSI) has emerged as a key concern.
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