With Sarai Bryant Stewart, Stephen Smalley
The filing period for "new" H-1B petitions to be counted against the annual H-1B quota (the "H-1B cap") for FY 2014 begins on Friday, March 29, 2013. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will accept cap-subject H-1B petitions for FY 2014 on Monday, April 1, 2013 for employment with a start date of October 1, 2013 or later.