Jornal.us - Your definitive source for news http://www.jornal.us This RSS is a customized feed generated by jornal.us Todos os direitos reservados. Donald Trump and the H-1B http://news.jornal.us/article-681239.Donald-Trump-and-the-H-1B.html http://www.jornal.us/pictures/40368241_Depositphotos_12979683_s-2015.jpg Donald Trump has been very vocal with his opinions about the H-1B visa program. He has not been clear in terms of what his actual plan for the program is, but earlier this year he was quoted talking about how he would end the use of H-1B as a ”cheap lab Thu, 14 Apr 2016 22:07:23 EDT Steve Maggi http://news.jornal.us/article-681239.Donald-Trump-and-the-H-1B.html Visa Options for U.S. Real Estate Professionals Looking to Expand Foreign Clientele http://news.jornal.us/article-681224.Visa-Options-for-US-Real-Estate-Professionals-Looking-to-Expand-Foreign-Clientele.html http://www.jornal.us/pictures/83189996_Depositphotos_6121616_s-2015.jpg Please find a brief guide to visa options for U.S. real estate professionals looking to expand their foreign clientele here. This guide comes from several years of attending and presenting at real estate conferences and the questions that have been raised Tue, 24 Nov 2015 22:11:35 EST Steve Maggi http://news.jornal.us/article-681224.Visa-Options-for-US-Real-Estate-Professionals-Looking-to-Expand-Foreign-Clientele.html Nepal: TPS vs Asylum http://news.jornal.us/article-681222.Nepal-TPS-vs-Asylum.html http://www.jornal.us/pictures/14808524_Depositphotos_4549947_s-2015.jpg On June 24, 2015, the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security designated Nepal as a country qualifying for Temporary Protected Status (commonly referred to as “TPS”). Many individuals from Nepal are now faced with the question of whether or Wed, 28 Oct 2015 20:44:16 EDT Steve Maggi http://news.jornal.us/article-681222.Nepal-TPS-vs-Asylum.html Mission: Securing Asylum for Tibetan Nationals http://news.jornal.us/article-681218.Mission-Securing-Asylum-for-Tibetan-Nationals.html http://www.jornal.us/pictures/48348519_Depositphotos_3703877_s-2015.jpg In our recent blog regarding Steve’s trip to Tibet in May of this year, he noted the oppressive conditions under which Tibetans have been suffering since the PRC invaded in 1951. Tue, 22 Sep 2015 18:47:31 EDT Steve Maggi http://news.jornal.us/article-681218.Mission-Securing-Asylum-for-Tibetan-Nationals.html http://smalawyers.com/coming-to-america-on-the-franchise-visa/ http://news.jornal.us/article-681205.httpsmalawyerscomcoming-to-america-on-the-franchise-visa.html http://www.jornal.us/pictures/37907533_Depositphotos_24573813_s-2015.jpg Today we’re going to talk about the E-2 visa and how it applies to franchises. As we’ve talked about in previous articles, the E2 visa allows foreign investors to set up a U.S. company, invest in that company, and obtain a visa to run the company for Thu, 30 Jul 2015 20:30:27 EDT Steve Maggi http://news.jornal.us/article-681205.httpsmalawyerscomcoming-to-america-on-the-franchise-visa.html H-1B Cap Solutions: The H-1B cap has been met for this year. Where can foreign nationals be sponsored and work? http://news.jornal.us/article-681197.H-1B-Cap-Solutions-The-H-1B-cap-has-been-met-for-this-year-Where-can-foreign-nationals-be-sponsored-and-work.html http://www.jornal.us/pictures/15183503_Depositphotos_40676285_s-2015.jpg What happens when you are a foreign national looking for a job and the H-1B visa has been met? You need to think outside the box and be strategic about your search. Here is a brief guide regarding H-1B cap-exempt sponsors. Tue, 14 Jul 2015 22:11:30 EDT Steve Maggi http://news.jornal.us/article-681197.H-1B-Cap-Solutions-The-H-1B-cap-has-been-met-for-this-year-Where-can-foreign-nationals-be-sponsored-and-work.html Covering All Bases in the H1-B Visa Process http://news.jornal.us/article-681150.Covering-All-Bases-in-the-H1-B-Visa-Process.html http://www.jornal.us/pictures/55127172_Depositphotos_22837488_xs.jpg Starting April 1, 2015, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will begin accepting H1-B visa petitions, used by U.S. employers to hire skilled professionals from abroad. If lessons are to be learned from the last two years, employ Mon, 13 Jul 2015 15:14:29 EDT Steve Maggi http://news.jornal.us/article-681150.Covering-All-Bases-in-the-H1-B-Visa-Process.html Real Estate Investment As A Means to a Visa http://news.jornal.us/article-681195.Real-Estate-Investment-As-A-Means-to-a-Visa.html http://www.jornal.us/pictures/83427400_Depositphotos_5164134_s-2015.jpg The E-2 visa is known as the Treaty Investor visa. We’ve talked about this visa in past blogs, but to refresh, essentially anyone who comes from one of the 80 countries that have a treaty with the U.S., can set up any legal model of a business in the U. Mon, 13 Jul 2015 15:14:21 EDT Steve Maggi http://news.jornal.us/article-681195.Real-Estate-Investment-As-A-Means-to-a-Visa.html A Cure for the “Shopping Visa?” http://news.jornal.us/article-681152.A-Cure-for-the-Shopping-Visa.html http://www.jornal.us/pictures/31753360_Depositphotos_12672216_xs.jpg USCIS announced on February 24th that they’re going to extend the eligibility for employment authorization to certain H-4 visa dependent spouses. An H-4 dependent spouse is the husband or wife of someone who holds an H1-B employment visa. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 16:30:54 EDT Steve Maggi http://news.jornal.us/article-681152.A-Cure-for-the-Shopping-Visa.html 5 Questions About Immigration Reform and Executive Action http://news.jornal.us/article-681139.5-Questions-About-Immigration-Reform-and-Executive-Action.html http://www.jornal.us/pictures/53599862_Depositphotos_22837488_xs.jpg Q A with an Immigration Law Expert Wed, 10 Dec 2014 23:14:39 EST Steve Maggi http://news.jornal.us/article-681139.5-Questions-About-Immigration-Reform-and-Executive-Action.html Valoran migrantes riesgos de permiso http://www.jornal.us/pictures/33718217_Reforma Imagen.jpg Thu, 27 Nov 2014 14:24:14 EST Steve Maggi Immigration Reform Affects Us ALL http://news.jornal.us/article-681136.Immigration-Reform-Affects-Us-ALL.html http://www.jornal.us/pictures/65215568_Depositphotos_57861113_xs-275x400.jpg Time to plan and prepare for the application process Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:53:12 EST Steve Maggi http://news.jornal.us/article-681136.Immigration-Reform-Affects-Us-ALL.html U.S. Employers – Crossing Fingers is Not a Sound Strategy: H1B Quotas Met in One Week Signal That It Is Time to Implement Plan B http://news.jornal.us/article-681060.-US-Employers--Crossing-Fingers-is-Not-a-Sound-Strategy-H1B-Quotas-Met-in-One-Week-Signal-That-It-Is-Time-to-Implement-Plan-B.html http://www.jornal.us/pictures/5791Depositphotos_8470964_xs-300x120.jpg USCIS announces that H-1B caps have been met, lottery to take place Thu, 10 Apr 2014 21:05:43 EDT Steve Maggi http://news.jornal.us/article-681060.-US-Employers--Crossing-Fingers-is-Not-a-Sound-Strategy-H1B-Quotas-Met-in-One-Week-Signal-That-It-Is-Time-to-Implement-Plan-B.html DREAMers of Obama Dream Act for Immigration Reform Are being left out in the cold http://news.jornal.us/article-681042.DREAMers-of-Obama-Dream-Act-for-Immigration-Reform-Are-being-left-out-in-the-cold.html http://www.jornal.us/pictures/67637288_dreamers2014.jpg Lack of immigration reform harms millions by not giving them valid immigration status Mon, 13 Jan 2014 21:00:11 EST Steve Maggi http://news.jornal.us/article-681042.DREAMers-of-Obama-Dream-Act-for-Immigration-Reform-Are-being-left-out-in-the-cold.html House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner\'s Latest Move May Signal Pending Immigration Reform http://news.jornal.us/article-681034.House-of-Representatives-Speaker-John-Boehners-Latest-Move-May-Signal-Pending-Immigration-Reform.html http://www.jornal.us/pictures/23827588_bohner.jpg Obama's Immigration Reform May Be on the Horizon for 2014 Wed, 18 Dec 2013 19:20:00 EST Steve Maggi http://news.jornal.us/article-681034.House-of-Representatives-Speaker-John-Boehners-Latest-Move-May-Signal-Pending-Immigration-Reform.html The Numerous Barriers to Getting Your Non-Immigrant Visa http://news.jornal.us/article-681033.The-Numerous-Barriers-to-Getting-Your-Non-Immigrant-Visa.html http://www.jornal.us/pictures/32511083_usembassy.jpg Problems at U.S. Consulates Sat, 14 Dec 2013 21:28:51 EST Steve Maggi http://news.jornal.us/article-681033.The-Numerous-Barriers-to-Getting-Your-Non-Immigrant-Visa.html Immigrant Investors VIsa Approval Clouds Obama Administration Decision http://news.jornal.us/article-681032.Immigrant-Investors-VIsa-Approval-Clouds-Obama-Administration-Decision.html http://www.jornal.us/pictures/88903295_Harry-Reid.jpg Fri, 13 Dec 2013 21:24:05 EST Steve Maggi http://news.jornal.us/article-681032.Immigrant-Investors-VIsa-Approval-Clouds-Obama-Administration-Decision.html