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Immigration Law

USCIS H-1B Policy Memo (June 17, 2020)

USCIS, June 17, 2020

"USCIS is rescinding the following policy memoranda and issuing updated policy guidance in their place:

• Determining Employer-Employee Relationship for Adjudication of H-1B Petitions, Including Third-Party Site Placements (Reference AFM Chapter 31.3(g)(16)), HQ 70/6.2.8 (AD 10-24), issued January 8, 2010;1 and

• Contracts and Itineraries Requirements for H-1B Petitions Involving Third-Party Worksites, PM-602-0157, issued February 22, 2018.2

The new guidance contained in this policy memorandum and the rescission of prior memoranda is effective immediately."