US Immigration News: 2019's Latest USCIS Immigration Updates

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Difference Between E1 and E2 Visas

The Difference Between E1 and E2 Visas

October 20, 2015 / /

What is an E1 Visa? An E1 visa allows individuals or employees of companies to enter the United States for the purpose of carrying out international trade. “Trade” may apply to the trade of goods, services, and banking. There is no set limit to the amount of trade that must take place, although greater emphasis is […]

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Visas for Software Engineers

Cracking The Code: Securing Visas for Software Engineers

October 16, 2015 / /

Compiling TN Visas for Software Engineers Putting together a TN visa application can be more complicated than organizing high quality computer code. Gaining access to the United States for the purposes of working within their borders is a tricky prospect, regardless of the occupation in which you specialize. The North American Free Trade Agreement sets […]

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The TN Visa: An Underutilized Tool To Hire Top International Talent

October 14, 2015 / /

Thanks to NAFTA, the North American Free Trade Agreement, a specialized visa category exists – one designed to make temporary employment and residency in the United States easier for Canadian (and Mexican) nationals in certain designated professions. In fact, the TN Visa has distinct advantages over the traditional H-1 and L-1 visas used to retain […]

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Niche Jobs That Qualify For The TN Visa

October 13, 2015 / /

The North American Free Trade Agreement lists a variety of occupations that are in demand within the United States, allowing citizens of Canada to apply for a TN visa to live and work within the United States. Many of these careers, such as engineers, registered nurses and doctors, are well known as occupations that the United […]

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How to Get a TN Visa in 8 Steps

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Need help with your TN visa application? Unsure of what to do or where to go? Check out these 8 steps to help get your visa approved and you on your way to working in the United States: 1. Look for fixed-term job postings TN visas are only available for jobs which have an (initial) […]

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In-Demand Occupations Eligible For TN Visas in 2019

October 10, 2015 / /

TN Visas For Professionals Obtaining a visa to work and live in the United States is almost always a difficult task, due to the restrictive policies that their government has put into place. Many people from around the world seek entry into the United States in order to get a chance at earning a better life […]

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Cross-Border Consulting. A Guide To Securing A TN Visa for Management Consultants

October 8, 2015 / /

Visas For Cross Border Consultants Due to policies that attempt to make sure that Americans have the first shot at any domestic job opportunities, obtaining a visa to live and work in the United States can be nearly impossible unless you meet a specific set of criteria. Typically, the U.S. only grants working visas for […]

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Same Sex Immigration

US Green Card for Same Sex Immigration

October 6, 2015 /

DOMA No More: An Important Update For Same-Sex Couples Seeking Status With the United States Supreme Court finding The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) unconstitutional, the Department of Homeland Security has been quick to react. Under the direction of President Barack Obama, the DHS along with all other Federal agencies of the United States Government […]

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Green Card from an E-2 Visa

Can I Get a Green Card from an E-2 Visa?

October 2, 2015 /

Hi, this Michael Niren, immigration lawyer and founder of visaplace.com. We were asked this question. Can I get a green card if I’m on an E-2 Visa? Is there a way? Well, the answer is yes and no in that there is no direct path to a green card from an E-2 Visa. An E-2 […]

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EB-1C Green Card for Multinational Executives and Managers

October 1, 2015 /

(Below is a transcription of this video) Hi, this is Michael Niren, immigration lawyer and founder of visaplace.com. Today, I want to discuss a not very well known option for a U.S. permanent residents under the EB1C category. That’s for executives or managers of multi-national companies. Now these companies don’t have to be huge companies, […]

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