4 Tips To Ace Your H-1B Petition

By Allissa Wickham (February 11, 2016, 6:23 PM EST) -- With another potentially record-breaking H-1B visa season approaching, attorneys can't afford to be tripped up by technical errors or weak legal arguments in their visa petitions. 

The deluge of H-1B petitions filed each April seems to be getting bigger each year. Last year, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services received about 233,000 H-1B petitions in just five business days, a number the agency said was likely a record.

But as the demand continues to rise, the H-1B cap stays the same — only 65,000 are provided each year, along with an additional 20,000 for workers who have earned a master's degrees or...

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