News & Resources
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The following subjects are covered:
- It's time to plan for the H-1B cap: 10% dscount on cap cases opened by January 31st
- Check out our new website!
- New app from CBP predicts the wait time at various land border crossings
- Quarterly reports on foreign national employees
- EB-3 and EB-2 for Chinese nationals
Posted December 31, 2014 Articles, Entrepreneurship
The entrepreneurial spirit is strong in America's immigrant population. According to the US Small Business Administration nearly one in ten immigrants owns a small business. Many immigrants ask us about whether they can start new businesses while inside the US. Here is guidance regarding who can start a new company and when individuals can work for those companies.
Posted December 31, 2014 Immigration Reform
The US Departments of State and Homeland Security published a notice of request for information in the Federal Register seeking feedback on streamlining and improving the US immigration system. Comments must be provided by January 29, 2015.
Posted December 29, 2014 Entrepreneurship
Franchises are a great option for individuals seeking to open a company in the United States and secure an E-2 visa. Meltzer Hellrung provides a complete package of services to assist foreign entrepreneurs in opening new franchise business in the United States and securing E-2 visas.
Posted December 23, 2014 H-1B
A recent decision by the Department of Labor demonstrates the importance of companies notifying their attorneys about the termination of H-1B employment so as to avoid liability to back wages to former H-1B employees.