How USCIS Parole Statute Helps U.S. Startups Bring Foreign Talent

This summer, a rule was reinstated that enables U.S. startups to enhance their workforce by looking to a global pool of talent. This provision, known as parole, allows USCIS in its discretion on a case-by-case basis, to grant entry and employment authorization to foreign nationals for urgent humanitarian reasons or significant public benefit. This is […]

In Celebration of Latino Immigrants for Hispanic Heritage Month

Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15 by celebrating the stories, cultures, and contributions of American citizens and their families who have come from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America. As Hispanic Heritage Month comes to a close, we wanted to take a moment to […]

Preparing for the U.S. Citizenship Exam

When you are on the path to American citizenship, one of the main components to your case file is passing the citizenship exam. Thankfully, there are a plethora of resources available online to help you study and prepare. As we have successfully assisted thousands of foreign nationals on their American citizenship journey, we have some […]

The Green Card Health Examination

When applying for a green card in the United States, applicants undergo a series of forms, interviews, exams, and more. One of the exams that applicants must complete is a health examination performed by an approved medical professional.    This is not a standard physical examination. In fact, it is more of a screening to […]

Recognizing Foreign Nationals in America on Labor Day

Labor Day pays tribute to the contributions and achievements of American workers and is traditionally observed on the first Monday in September. It was created by the labor movement in the late 19th century and became a federal holiday in 1894. As the cultural makeup of America continues to diversify and evolve, our team at […]

Do any current US visas help startup founders?

In the past, we’ve talked about foreign entrepreneurship in America, and also about famous H-1B recipients who went on to become founders of some household companies that employ tens of thousands of American citizens. Typically, these founders have had to build companies alongside their sponsored work positions, which can quickly take its toll on a […]

USCIS Launches COVID-19 Resource Center

The COVID-19 pandemic has thrown many processes for a loop over the past 18 months, with new rules, travel bans, and other complications arising at a steady rate. With so many changes in mind, the USCIS website has pooled all COVID related digital resources together into a digital document, the COVID-19 Resource Response.    In […]

Pathway to citizenship, green cards for millions in budget proposal

Democrats recently unveiled their $3.5 trillion budget proposal, which has some significant immigration related goals. Specifically, there are loosely detailed programs around lawful permanent status and green cards for immigrants who qualify and their families.     This plan is particularly relevant for the constantly refuted DACA program, and this plan that would cover DACA Dreamers […]

Investing and doing business in the US everything you need to know about

business in the us

Thanks to government initiatives and various programs in place. The US has become a hub of foreign investment that continues to innovate, grow, and prosper. There has never been a better time to invest in the US. If you’re considering doing business in America, here are a few things you need to know.

Which visas offer the quickest options for international talent?

When it comes to work visas for foreign talent, we frequently talk about the highly competitive and popular H1-B. It comes around once per year, with caps on distributions and a large pool of equally talented and qualified foriegn nationals. It’s an area where our clients have consistent success, but it is also restrictive due […]