H-1 Approvals Without Letter from the End-Client

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 We have been retained by several consulting companies to try to respond to their RFE's all of which require a letter from the end-client.  Many times, despite best efforts, such letters are not available.  So, as a test case, we filed an Request For Evidence is a a request from a government agency to provide further information on an issue before the government.

 We have been retained by several consulting companies to try to respond to their RFE's all of which require a letter from the end-client.  Many times, despite best efforts, such letters are not available.  So, as a test case, we filed an RFE response without an end-client letter.   As usual, USCIS wished for a confirmation of job duties, employer-employee relationship and duration of project.  We made several legal arguments including pointing out repeated misapplication of the law by USCIS.

So far, we have received two approvals of H-1 without letters from end-clients.

See also my article on this subject.  

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