USCIS announced (by email alert) on Monday, May 04, 2015 that they have completed the data entry of all Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 H-1B cap– subjected petitions that have been selected randomly through a computer generated process. USCIS will begin returning all H-1B petitions that were not selected but because of the large amount received; the return time frame is unknown. They also ask that petitioners not contact them until they have received a receipt notice or had their unselected petition returned.
Note: USCIS will announce when all the unselected petitions have been returned.
Source of Information:
USCIS.gov, 5/4/15, Email Alert:
USCIS Completes Data Entry of Fiscal Year 2016 H-1B Cap-Subject Petitions
USCIS.gov, 5/4/15, Web Page:
H-1B Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Cap Season