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As one of the most popular and widely applicable visas allowing noncitizens to work in the U.S., the H-1B is the topic of numerous questions by employers and employees alike. Find answers here.
How Do I Ask Prospective H-1B Employer About Future Green Card Sponsorship?
Learn about factors to consider when negotiating with a potential H-1B employer regarding future green card sponsorship.
If I’m on an H-1B visa, can my same-sex spouse get a U.S. visa too?
Legally recognized same-sex marriages qualify noncitizens for derivative visas to the United States.
Working in the U.S. on an H-1B: Can I Also Start on Online Business Based Overseas?
The U.S. government can be surprisingly strict about what constitutes unauthorized employment in the United States.
Can I Travel While H-1B Application (New, Extension, or Change of Status) Is Pending at USCIS?
Whether awaiting a USCIS decision on an initial H-1B application or a renewal or extension, timing your travel right and bringing the right documents will be key to avoiding getting stuck outside the United States.
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U.S. Immigration Made Easy
Contains a chapter devoted to eligibility criteria and application procedures for the H-1B.