For the second year in a row, cap-subject H-1B for FY-2011 numbers remain available well after the date that the USCIS began accepting cap-subject petitions.  The USCIS is reporting that as of 4/15/2010, it had received 13,600 general cap petitions (of the 65,000 available for the fiscal year) and 5,800 Master’s cap H-1Bs (of 20,000 available).

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Author: Bradley Maged

I'm Brad Maged, an immigration lawyer in Boston, Massachusetts. I help people who want to live and work in the United States and companies that wish to employ them. This blog provides opinion and information on developments in immigration law. Thanks for reading!

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