How is the Trump administration affecting the H1B Visa Lottery? Updated November 28, 2017

by Harry Tapias | December 1, 2017 | Trump Administration & H1B Visa | 0 Comments

The H1B Visa Lottery process is a system of selection which is used to reach an imposed annual quota on the number of foreign nationals which will be allowed to enter the U.S. each year. The Lottery is run by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) for the purpose of..

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What documents do I need for an h1b renewal?

by Camilo Espinosa | November 29, 2017 | H1B Renewal Documents | 0 Comments

A foreign worker holding an H1B visa can stay within the United States and work under that employment-based visa for up to six years. The H1B visa is designed for foreign workers with specialized skills and at least a bachelors degree or its global equivalent.

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What is the process for an h1b renewal?

by Harry Tapias | November 28, 2017 | h1b renewal | 0 Comments

The H-1B visa is extraordinarily popular for good reason. It provides an array of advantages for foreign nationals with employment opportunities in the United States. You have to go through a series of hoops and ladders to obtain the H-1B visa so you should make a concerted effort to renew it in..

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What are the H1B Transfer Documents That I Need?

by Camilo Espinosa | November 9, 2017 | h1b tansfer documents | 0 Comments

Your H1B visa is still transferrable from your original sponsoring employer to another H1B employer. This is called “portability.” Portability occurs when the beneficiary changes employer. The rules for such transfers are established by the USCIS (United States Citizenship and Immigration..

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What is the H1B Visa Extension Process?

by Harry Tapias | November 8, 2017 | h1b visa extension | 0 Comments

Before talking about the H1B visa extension process itself it's important to understand what the H1B visa is and is not. The H1B visa - contrary to popular belief - is a non-immigration visa. Rather, the H1B visa is an employment-based visa designed to accommodate the needs of American employers..

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What is the H1B Transfer Process?

by Harry Tapias | November 7, 2017 | h1b transfer requirements | 0 Comments

An H1B transfer allows holders of H1B visas to change employers without losing their H1B status. As with most immigration-related procedures, the H1B transfer does require very specific actions. Here’s how the process works.

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What documents are needed for an h1b visa extension?

by Harry Tapias | October 31, 2017 | H1B Visa Extension Documents | 0 Comments

The H1B status extension process typically occurs when an American employer chooses to employ a current H1B beneficiary beyond the first three-year term for an additional three-year term. The process involves several documents that must be prepared and organized well in advance of the renewal..

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Countries Who Are Eligible for the H-2B Visas in 2017

by Camilo Espinosa | September 1, 2017 | Immigration, H2B Visa | 0 Comments

Did you know that depending on where you live, your visa options may vary? The H-2B visa is a perfect example of this. H-2B petitions are only approved for nationals that the Secretary of Homeland Security has designated. The Department of Homeland Security publishes a list of the Eligible..

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The Differences Between Residency (Green Card) and Citizenship

by Harry Tapias | August 25, 2017 | Green Card, US Citizenship | 0 Comments

For any person to legally reside in the U.S. that person needs to maintain a legal status. A legal status can be through citizenship, permanent residency or permission from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services via an approved visa. Although each one of the before mention classifications..

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What Is An H2-B Visa?

by Harry Tapias | August 21, 2017 | Immigration Law, H2B Visa | 0 Comments

The H-2B is a temporary work visa that allows foreign workers to come to the United States to work in seasonal, non-agricultural jobs. This petition must be filed by the employer and to qualify the applicant must prove the following:

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