Posts Tagged ‘Immigration Service’

EAD Extensions

December 8, 2016

A common pitfall for Employment Authorization Document Card is that

The Employee applies.
The Citizenship and Immigration Service takes a long time to adjudicate the application
The Employment Authorization Document expires
The Employee cannot work legally after this day, and loses the job.

I…

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CIS Fees Increase

October 26, 2016

Citizenship and Immigration Service is giving a nice Christmas present to everyone.  From December 23, the fees are going to be increased. Below is a list of fees and the corresponding increase of petitions our law office does often.
 

Petition type
Fees on or after Dec …

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H-1B lottery

September 30, 2016

Every year as winter starts to fade into spring, the Citizenship and Immigration Service receives thousands of petitions for H-1B visas. 236 thousand petitions last year to be precise. H-1B visas are used by US Employers to get highly qualified professionals, mainly in Science and Computer…

Read more at http://www.visatous.com/2016/09/h-1b-lottery-2/

Buying the American Dream—The EB-5 visa

August 12, 2016

EB-5 Job creation and money in US
 
I know Trump makes for a great opening line in any blog, so I will start with Trump.  Trump criticized Mr. Khan, the Gold Star parent by saying that Khan, a lawyer took money from Muslims so that they could buy their citizenship.  What he was referring to …

Read more at http://www.visatous.com/2016/08/buying-the-american-dream-the-eb-5-visa/

H-1B fraud solutions

March 7, 2016

The H-1B program has been coming under attack lately. Ted Cruz wants to put a moratorium on H-1B visa. That seems to be the Republican solution to every crisis—-stop it and put your head under the sand, and the problem will go away. Is there fraud in the H-1B program? Yes. But the way to…

Read more at http://www.visatous.com/2016/03/h-1b-fraud-solutions/