Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act, passes through the Senate

December 16, 2020 by PassRight Admin

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The U.S. Senate recently passed the amended "Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2020". Male hand holds passport next to wooden gavel. Obtain citizenship. Legal immigration The Act which had been introduced on February 7, 2019, was intended to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) to eliminate the per-country numerical…

Joe Biden Plans to revamp high skilled visas to retain foreign talent

November 20, 2020 by PassRight Admin

Joe Biden Plans to revamp high skilled visas

President Joe Biden’s victory has been labeled as a victory for immigration as the Biden administration is expected to roll out comprehensive immigration reforms. The president-elect not only intends to increase the H1-B visa quota but also resume work permits for spouses of H1-B visa holders. He also intends to…

New H-1B rules could scrape off the lottery system

October 29, 2020 by PassRight Admin

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The US Department of Homeland Security today,  proposed a new rule to select H-1B registrations based on wage levels instead of a lottery process to protect jobs of American workers. “Modifying the H-1B cap selection process by replacing the random selection process with a wage-level-based selection process is a better…

Visa processing for H1B, L1, and J1 to recommence

October 23, 2020 by PassRight Admin

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The  US visa ban of June 22 has been partially lifted by a district judge and will allow US visa processing to re-commence for foreign talents on the following employment visas- L1, H1B, and J1.  Judge Jeffery White of the Federal Court for the Northern District of California granted the ruling earlier this month…