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FY 2022 H-1B Cap Registration Begins March 8, 2021

The FY 2022 H-1B Cap Registration period will begin March 8, 2021, and end March 26, 2021.

The new H-1B cap registration final rule (86 FR 1676) modifying the H-1B cap selection process, amending current lottery procedures, and prioritizing prevailing wage takes effect on March 8, 2021. Our firm expects this to be the start date of the 2022 H-1B cap registration period, even if Biden withdraws the final rule.

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Does H-1B Resignation form Employment Have a 60 Day Grace Period?

What is my grace period if I resign my job on October 2 just after moving to H1B status on October 1?

The 60 day grace period is applicable to person who resign employment as USCIS 60 day grace period reference is to ‘cessation of employment’ which should include resignations: ‘USCIS will not consider an individual to have failed to maintain nonimmigrant status for a period of up to 60 days or until the end of the authorized validity period, whichever is shorter, solely because of the cessation of the employment on which the visa classification was based.’

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