H1B Visa new policy : 6 Major Changes

h1bUS President Donald Trump administration announces a new policy that makes the very tough procedure of issuing H1B visa to those to be employed at one or more third-party worksites.

The new H-1B policy envisages a detailed documentation of a legitimate employer-employee relationship while the latter is working at a third-party worksite.

Petitioners will be required to demonstrate that they have specific and non-speculative qualifying assignments in a speciality occupation for that beneficiary for the entire time requested on the petition. While an H-1B petition may be approved for up to three years.

There are 6 major changes
Ends practice of granting H-1B visa for minimum 3 years
Makes the transition from H-1B to a Green Card next to impossible
Tough to join the dots between qualification and work
Increases the burden of paperwork
Employees on H-1B visas cannot be moved between projects and companies
Companies need to provide additional evidence like nature of work & more