Virginia, US

New Grace Period for Terminated H-1B Workers

In this article for The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) online, Fragomen’s Andrew Greenfield sheds light on a new regulation that broadens the ways U.S. employers can recruit and sponsor foreign professionals for H-1B visas and U.S. green cards, and also recognizes a new type of work authorization available to temporary workers whose employment with their prior sponsor terminated within the preceding 60 days.