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USCIS issued a memo rescinding two policy memoranda regarding the adjudication of certain petitions for H-1B nonimmigrant classification. USCIS is issuing updated policy guidance in their place. The rescinded memos are:
The new guidance on the adjudication of H-1B petitions contained in the memo is effective immediately.
If the USCIS adheres to this, it will make H-1Bs easier for everyone, and could have sweeping impacts for H-1B employees and employers.
Source: AILA Doc. No. 20061804