H1B 2018 MTR - Case Was Reopened For Reconsideration - How long it takes?

My case WAC18900XXXXXX, create an uscis account and add the case to your cases. you can check the entire history of your case and find, if they did the reopened update or not. Ignore if you already did.


Any further updates after ‘Name was updated’ status ?

Hi ,

My Appeal was approved on Apr 26th.

On May 3rd status changed to

Case Was Returned To USCIS By The Administrative Appeals Office
On May 3, 2018, the Administrative Appeals Office (AAO) returned your case, Receipt Number WACXXXXXX, to a USCIS office for review. We will notify you of our action within 60 days of the AAO decision. Please follow the instructions in the notice. If you move, go to How to Change Your Address | USCIS to give us your new mailing address.

What does it mean?

AAO has taken a decision on your case and forwarded it to USCIS for review. USCIS would review the decision and notify it in 60 days.
Good luck!

@vinu86 : How do you know the appeal was approved.?

Mine got approved on Apr 26th and received confirmation on May 22nd.

@vinu86 What was the reason for denial?

@vinu86 What was the reason for initial denial? What kind of documents have you produced with MTR ?

@vinu86, What was the reason for your H1B denial. Mine was denied for Level 1 wage.

Hi Vinu, What was the reason for your denial in the first place?

Hello infamuz,
Did you got any update on your MTR … ?

Hello ,
Did you got any update on your MTR … ?

Even I am on the same thing . H1B got rejected on October 12 and I appealed it. On November 2018.
I didn’t received my new receipt number.

Still no update.

Hi @santhureddy1604 , am on same boat do you have any update?