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Only 1300 H-1Bs Left

Murali Bashyam

As of November 20, 2009, approximately 56,900 H-1B cap-subject petitions had been filed.  The federally mandated cap for Fiscal Year 2010 is 65,000.  When taking into account that 6,800 H-1B numbers are reserved for nationals of Chile and Singapore, that means only 1300 H-1Bs are left.  It is likely that the H-1B numbers will run out in a week.

As of November 20, 2009, approximately 56,900 H-1B cap-subject petitions had been filed.  The federally mandated cap for Fiscal Year 2010 is 65,000.  When taking into account that 6,800 H-1B numbers are reserved for nationals of Chile and Singapore, that means only 1300 H-1Bs are left.  It is likely that the H-1B numbers will run out in a week.

We will keep you updated at www.bashyamspiro.com as additional information becomes available.