Thursday, June 11, 2015

​USCIS Clarifies Suspension of Premium Processing for H-1B Extension Petitions

On June 5, 2015, USCIS confirmed that its temporary suspension of premium processing H-1B extension petitions, as announced on May 22, 2015, applies to any H-1B petition requesting an extension of stay for the beneficiary, regardless of whether the petition is filed by the same employer or is requesting a change of employer.  This temporary suspension will be lifted on July 27, 2015.

Please contact your attorney at Sostrin Immigration Lawyers, LLP if you have any questions or concerns.

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