Connecticut, US

January 31, 2019

Preparing for H-1B Season FY 2020: Filing Tips and Pitfalls to Avoid

USCIS has released data indicating that thus far in fiscal year (FY) 2019, both the increase in lengthy Requests for Evidence (RFEs) and the decline in H-1B approvals continue. In light of the FY 2020 H-1B cap-subject quota season opening on April 1, 2019, Fragomen Associate JJ Shepherd, and other panelists will discuss lessons learned in FY 2019 to date, review recent H-1B adjudication trends, recap USCIS memoranda affecting H-1Bs, and identify pre– and post-filing tips to help successfully navigate the increasingly complex H-1B process.