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Ten reasons why the L-1 Visa is still a valuable tool for multinational companies

The L-1 visa category for intra-company transfers remains a valuable tool for multinational companies in many situations despite heightened scrutiny from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS). This increased scrutiny is a result of cries of abuse and fraud from political figures. In recent years, reports show that USCIS has delayed between 

By | August 8th, 2013|Blog, Employment Visas|

If Canada gets it, why doesn’t the U.S.?

A recent New York Times article, “Countries Seek Entrepreneurs From Silicon Valley,” shows a picture of a billboard sign on U.S. 101 (the highway that runs through Silicon Valley), which has written on it:

 

H-1B Problems? PIVOT to CANADA New Start-up Visa Low taxes immigration.gc.ca/startup.

 

Canada isn’t the only country that recognizes the value in the foreign nationals […]

By | June 12th, 2013|Blog, Employment Visas|

Comprehensive Immigration Reform – – will it kill the H-1B visa?

If the U.S. Senate agrees that H-1B visas are needed to bring in skilled and talented foreign workers, particularly in the areas of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), then it needs to revamp some of the provisions in the proposed immigration reform bill. Today the U.S. Senate starts to debate the proposed immigration law, […]

By | May 9th, 2013|Blog, Employment Visas|