On December 6, 2019, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services finalized a change to the H-1B lottery process that had been over a year in the making: electronic registration. Starting with the FY 2021 Cap season, employers wishing to sponsor foreign employees for H-1B visas will need to register through a new electronic system in lieu of filing a petition upfront.
Find out what you need to know about electronic registration and how it will affect the H-1B petition process in this very important update from Envoy Global and Global Immigration Associates Managing Attorney Anne Walsh.
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