4

I have got my name selected in 2018 H-1B lottery results, but unfortunately, the current employer doesn't have any suitable job for me in its USA location.

Should I push them to assign a suitable job to me ASAP or can I wait? Would my lottery expire? I mean would I have to apply again in the 2019 lottery? If not, how long does it remain valid?

1
  • The lottery is for H-1B start dates on or near October 1, filed on or near April 1. I think you can only avoid the lottery in future years if you at least begin H-1B work as scheduled on or near October 1. But I'm not sure of this.
    – krubo
    Aug 8, 2018 at 9:05

0

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service and acknowledge you have read our privacy policy.

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.