The 2019 H-1B Cap Has Been Reached

Special Immigration Alert

Today, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced that it had (i) reached the congressionally mandated 65,000 H-1B cap for fiscal year 2019 and (ii) received sufficient H-1B petitions to meet the 20,000 cap for the advanced degree exemption (otherwise known as the “master’s cap”).

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If you have any questions regarding this Alert or any other U.S. immigration issues, please contact Epstein Becker Green’s Immigration Law Group:

Robert S. Groban, Jr.
New York
212/351-4689
[email protected]
Pierre Georges Bonnefil
New York
212/351-4687
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Patrick G. Brady
Newark
973/639-8261
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Jungmin Choi
Newark
973/639-5226
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Jang Hyuk Im
San Francisco
415/399-6067
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