According to AILA, USCIS has informed the organization that as of April 4, 2012, 22,323 cap-subject H-1B cases were received by the USCIS. Approximately 25% of these were for U.S. advanced degree cases. This is almost double the number of cases received at the same time last year. (AILA Infonet Doc. No.: 12040553 (posted Apr. 5, 2012)).