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…

USCIS Averts Furlough, Visa Application Processes to Resume Normally

September 3, 2020 by Prabalta Rijal

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The USCIS earlier last week announced that the eminent furlough of its 13,000 or more employees has been averted for now.  This would have been a complete disaster as it would have drastically increased the backlog of visa applications. The reason USCIS is facing such a problem is that it…

When you should start O-1 Visa application to Avoid USCIS Price Hike

August 3, 2020 by Prabalta Rijal

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The Trump Administration will be increasing the cost of applying for U.S. citizenship and a marriage-based green card, as well as for the first time charging a fee for asylum applications. The proposal from the Trump Administration also looks to increase the fees on businesses, international students who need work…

TOP 4 Operational Changes US Immigration Services have made

June 19, 2020 by Prabalta Rijal

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Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, US immigration agencies have been offering immigration minor services during the pandemic. Here are some major services that the agencies have maintained/changed  during the 2-month lockdown to help immigrants: 01. US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) offices remain shut On May 6, 2020,…