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H-1B visa holders

Biden admin withdraws move to rescind work authorisation for H-1B spouses

Spouses of Indian professionals on H-1B visas, are the biggest beneficiary of the Obama-era rule that gave employment authorisation cards.

28 Jan 2021 7:39 PM

As US starts deportation process from Oct, here's how it will impact H-1B holders

In relief to H-1B visa holders for now this will not be implemented for employment-based petitions, humanitarian applications and petitions.

27 Sep 2018 8:53 AM

US IT body oppose ban on H-4 visas for spouses of H-1B visa holders

Roughly 80 per cent of H-4 visa holders are women, and many had jobs in their own countries before coming to the US with their spouses.

25 Apr 2018 11:43 AM

Setback for Indians as US mulls ending work permits for H-1B holders’ spouses

The move may impact more than 70,000 H-4 visas holders, who have work permits; Indian-Americans are a major beneficiary of this provision.

24 Apr 2018 2:27 PM

US Congressional committee votes to raise salary of H-1B visa holders

The bill prohibits H-1B dependent employers from replacing American workers with H-1B employees, there are no longer any exceptions.

16 Nov 2017 10:36 AM