Coping with the H Cap-CD

Coping with the H Cap-CD

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Coping with the H Cap

This 90 minute audio seminar was originally presented live on August 11, 2011.

The H-1B visa comes with several different pitfalls relating to its limits, both in its availability and its length. This seminar will review the best strategies to cope with the H-1B annual numerical limit, as well as ways to claim exemptions from the annual limit. Equally important, the seminar will review ways the 6 year limit on the H-1B period of stay can be exempted or avoided.

  • Timing the Filing of Your H-1B Petition
  • Cap-Exempt Petitioners, Dealing with Current Guidance
  • When Cap-Exempt Turns to Cap-Subject
  • How Immigrant Priority Dates Can Save the Day
  • How to “Recapture” Unused H-1B Time
  • How Time Spent Abroad Can Both Help and Hurt Your Client

CLE Information

CA, CO, GA, HI*, IL*, ME, MO, MT, NV*, NJ, NM, NY, OK, OR, PA, VT, WA, and WV. To view the number of CLE credits you may claim for completing this 90-minute seminar, please use our CLE Calculator.


  • Attorneys must apply individually for approval of OnDemand programs in the following states: FL*, ID, ND, PR, and UT.
  • AILA applies for accreditation upon attorneys request after participation for the following states: DE*, LA, NC, and WY

Not Eligible for CLE: AL, AR, IA, IN, KS, KY, MN, MO, MS, NE, NH, OH, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, and WI.

*Please note that your jurisdiction may limit OnDemand credit depending on the date of the original presentation. OnDemand downloadable and CD-Rom expiration details are available. Please visit the CLE Center to view your jurisdiction's credit restrictions and CLE requirements.

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Andrew Wizner (DL), Hartford, CT

Andrew Wizner is a partner with Leete, Kosto & Wizner, LLP, where he practices employment-based immigration law. He is chair of the Connecticut AILA/Hartford USCIS Liaison Committee, a former member of AILA’s USCIS Benefits Policy & CIS Ombudsman Liaison Committees, member of the 2007 Board of Governors Nominating Committee, and past chair of the Connecticut Chapter. Mr. Wizner received a bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University, and a J.D. from Vanderbilt University School of Law. He is listed as a “Super Lawyer” and in Best Lawyers in America.

Lisa I. Baker, San Francisco, CA

Lisa I. Baker is an associate attorney with Weaver, Schlenger & Mazel. She counsels corporations, universities, research institutes, and other entities and individuals in immigration and nationality law matters. Ms. Baker holds the position of secretary for AILA’s Northern California Chapter, has served on the chapter’s Advisory Council for several years, and has been named by her peers as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in Northern California since 2009 for excellence in immigration law.

Jennifer Minear, Richmond, VA

Jennifer Minear is a director at McCandlish Holton, focusing on physician immigration. She is a frequent panelist at national conferences and the author of articles on physician National Interest Waivers and J-1 clinical waivers for foreign physicians. She sits on AILA's Healthcare Professional/Physicians Committee and is chair of the Agency Liaison Committee for the International Medical Graduate Taskforce, a national coalition dedicated to assisting foreign-born physicians who provide improved healthcare to rural and underserved areas of the United States

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