CIS Ombudsman to Host H-1B Teleconference


On June 20, 2017, the CIS Ombudsman will host a teleconference from 2:00 to 3:00 pm EST to discuss numerous H-1B issues. According to the announcement, the teleconference will cover the following topics:

• The FY2018 H-1B cap lottery;
• Petition processing times;
• The temporary suspension of premium processing;
• The March 31, 2017 USCIS guidance memorandum on computer programmers; and
• Other new policy initiatives.

The teleconference is open to practitioners, employers, and H-1B beneficiaries. To register, send an e-mail to with the subject line "RSVP H-1B Petition Processing Teleconference" and the following details in the body of the e-mail:

Please consider this my RSVP for the June 20th H-1B Petition Processing Teleconference. My information is as follows.

First Name:
Last Name:

Please contact your Goel & Anderson attorney if you have any questions.