USCIS Update: Changes to Form I-129 Petitions for H-1B Classification Effective April 1, 2024

For US-based employers hiring foreign workers, it is important to understand the requirements and procedures of Form I-129 for H-1B and any related updates. This form allows petitioners to file on behalf of nonimmigrant workers seeking temporary employment or training in the US under H-1B nonimmigrant classification. It also facilitates requests for status changes to […]

Navigating the New USCIS Fee Structure: What You Need to Know

On January 30, 2024, the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced substantial increases in fees for various immigration applications and benefit requests. This marks the first major revision since 2016, prompted by the need to address the agency’s financial and operational challenges. The new fees aim to facilitate more efficient processing of applications. Starting […]