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AAO to Employers: Submit an Amended H-1B if Moving an H-1B Employee "Within or Outside" the MSA

Posted by chamberadmin on May 5, 2015

Putting an end to the confusion that prevailed among Immigration Practitioners for almost two decades, the Administrative Appeals Office (AAO), in Matter of Simeio Solutions, LLC, 26 I&N Dec. 542 (AAO 2015), on April 9, 2015, clarified that an Amended H-1B Petition[1] is required to be submitted to United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) when moving an H-1B worker from one work location to another.