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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How To Obtain a Green Card through a job offer in the USA

by Camilo Espinosa | July 27, 2017 | Green Card, Immigration | 0 Comments

A permanent residence can be obtained if the person applying has a permanent employment opportunity in the U.S., or if an employer wants to sponsor someone for a Green Card based on permanent employment in the United States. Most employment petitions require a job offer and that the employer..

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Frequently asked questions about the H-1B visa period of stay

by Camilo Espinosa | July 25, 2017 | H1-Visa, Immigration | 0 Comments

Receiving your H-1B visa can be the start of an amazing career in the United States but often doubts arise regarding the period of stay with an H-1B visa. In this blog, you’ll find the most frequently asked questions and its respective answers.

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What is a specialty occupation?

by Camilo Espinosa | July 20, 2017 | H1B Visa, Immigration | 0 Comments

In order for a US company to employ a graduate level worker from a foreign country and for US immigration to allow them to apply for an H1B Visa, one of the criteria is that the occupation fall under the category of a specialty occupation. What exactly is a specialty occupation? Read further to..

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H1B Visa: What it is & the requirements and process

by Camilo Espinosa | July 18, 2017 | H1-Visa, Immigration | 0 Comments

The H-1B is a visa category that applies to foreigners who wish to perform services in a specialty occupation within the United States. A position that falls within the specialty occupation category must meet one of the following criteria:

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H1B Visa Lawyer with Experience | Visa Requirements

by Harry Tapias | August 31, 2016 | H1B Requirements, H1B | 0 Comments

H1B Visa Lawyer

Welcome to LOIGICA's blog about H-1B matters. In today’s blog I am going to explain the purpose of the H-1B visa and how to qualify.  Our law firm LOIGICA P.A. receives many calls each year from talented foreign nationals who wish to apply for an H-1B prior to the April 1..

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PICK AND CHOOSE: NOT EVERYTHING UNDER THE SUN CAN BE TRADEMARKED

While most business and individuals understand the value of trademark protection, there are many who assume that trademark protection is automatically universal. Instinctively, many believe that trademark protection of their catchy slogan or one of a kind logo extends across all goods and services...

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TATTOO LICENSING COMPANY FILES SUIT IN FEDERAL COURT FOR ALLEGED COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT IN NBA2K16 VIDEO GAME

A tattoo licensing company Solid Oak Sketches LLC (“SOS LLC”) has filed a complaint in the Southern District of New York Federal Court against Visual Concepts LLC (“VC LLC”), 2K Games Inc. (“2KG Inc.”) and Take-two Interactive Software Inc. (“TIS Inc.”) (collectively hereinafter “Defendants”) for..

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