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AILA Recognizes H-1B Cap Reached; Recommends Changes to System
Posted on 24 Nov 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Cite as "AILA InfoNet Doc. No. 11231102 (posted Nov. 23, 2011)" FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, November 23, 2011 CONTACT: George Tzamaras / Jenny Werwa 202-507-7649 / 202-507-7628 gtzamaras@aila.org / jwerwa@aila.org WASHINGTON... Read More

Tags: 2012 , cap , H-1B , aila

SHUTTING DOWN GLOBAL BUSINESS IN AMERICA: WHY THE H-1B CAP HURTS US ALL
Posted on 24 Nov 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"If a company now wishes to hire a badly needed engineer from abroad, it will need to wait till October 1, 2012 before this person can come on board. It is self evident that the cap hinders the ability of a company to hire skilled and talented... Read More

Tags: 2012 , cap , H-1B

USCIS Reaches Fiscal Year 2012 H-1B Cap
Posted on 24 Nov 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Released Nov. 23, 2011 WASHINGTON - U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today that it has received a sufficient number of H-1B petitions to reach the statutory cap of 65,000 for fiscal year (FY) 2012. USCIS is notifying... Read More

Tags: 2012 , cap , H-1B