Immigration Visa Lawyer Blog


An Elite Group of Professionals to Better Serve Our Community

If you are interested in finding others in the immigration community and making professional connections, including potential H-1B employers and job-seekers, then please join the “USA immigration Jobs and Visas”group on LinkedIn. In this group, members may post or browse through H-1B job listings on the group’s Bulletin Board. You may…


State-Based Immigration Reform: A Handcrafted, Artisanal Approach

Bipartisan legislatures in both Republican and Democratic-leaning states have recently enacted legislation that would advance state-based immigration reform. With the failure of both the Bush and Obama administrations to pass a comprehensive federal immigration reform package, states are now leading the charge to create their own individualized foreign guest-worker programs.With…


Proposed H-1B and L-1 Visa Legislation is Regression, Not Reform

In November, federal legislation was once again proposed that would drastically alter the process of employing H-1B and L-1 workers in the U.S.–increasing the burdens, costs, requirements, and penalties for employers–while effectively barring many small and mid-sized employers from hiring any of these highly-skilled and sought after foreign workers. This…


Easing H-1B Visa Cap Restrictions Would Provide Tremendous Benefits to the National Economy

Foreign Workers Boost Our Economy Each year, the U.S. turns away many thousands of highly-skilled and educated foreign workers, many of them with advanced degrees, because of an arbitrary visa cap set back in 1990. With demand far exceeding the limited supply of only 85,000 H-1B visas allowed per year,…