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Final Guidance on When to File an Amended or New H-1B Petition After Matter of Simeio Solutions, LLC
Posted on 22 Jul 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"On April 9, 2015, the precedent decision Matter of Simeio Solutions, LLC (Simeio) was issued. This decision represents the USCIS position that H-1B petitioners are required to file an amended or new petition before placing an H-1B employee at a... Read More

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DOS Cable: New Guidance on H-1B Adjudications Involving Changes in Place of Employment
Posted on 24 Dec 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Department of State, Nov. 30, 2015 - "On April 9, 2015, USCIS' Administrative Appeals Office issued the precedent decision, Matter of Simeio Solutions, LLC, (Simeio), which held that an H-1B petitioner must file an amended or new H-1B petition... Read More

Guidance On H-1B Work Moves Leaves Penalties In Play - Law360
Posted on 23 Jul 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Guidance on H-1B work site changes issued by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services on Tuesday eased a harsh filing deadline but did not shut the door on future punishments for employers who don’t amend petitions based on old moves, forcing... Read More