Todd Eric Gallinger’s Guides

Todd Eric Gallinger

Business Attorney.

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  1. How To Get a T-1 Visa (Victim of Human Trafficking)

    Written by attorney Todd Gallinger, over 3 years ago.

    The T nonimmigrant status (also known as the T visa) was created to provide immigration protection to victims of a severe form of trafficking in persons.The T visaalso allows victimsto remain in the United States and assist federal authorities in the investigation and prosecutio...

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  2. How To Get a C-1/D Visa (Crew Member)

    Written by attorney Todd Gallinger, over 3 years ago.

    A C-1 Transit Visa is a non-immigrant visa for persons who are transiting the United States on their way to another country; a D visa is issued specifically to crew members; usually both are combined to form a C-1/D because it allows for a similar stay. The C-1/D visa are issued...

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  3. How To Get an F-1 Visa (Student)

    Written by attorney Todd Gallinger, over 3 years ago.

    What is an F-1 visa? F-1 visas are issued to those who wish to study in the United States at academic schools. Students of vocational schools would need an alternate visa, the M-1. Who is applicable? In order to apply for an F-1 visa, you must fulfill several requirements: You...

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  4. How To Get an H-1B Visa (Skilled Worker)

    Written by attorney Todd Gallinger, over 3 years ago.

    What is an H-1B Visa? H1-B visas are issued by the American government to aliens who wish to work in the United States on a semi-permanent basis. The H-1B is a nonimmigrant classification used by an alien who will be employed temporarily in a specialty occupation or as a fashion...

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  5. How To Get a B-2 Visa (Recreational or Medical Visitor)

    Written by attorney Todd Gallinger, over 3 years ago.

    What is a B-2 visa? B-2 visas are issued to travelers who wish to temporarily enter the United States for pleasure or recreational purposes, or those who wish to visit in order to receive medical treatment. If the purpose of your planned travel is recreational in nature, includ...

  6. How To Get a B-1 Visa (Business Visitor)

    Written by attorney Todd Gallinger, over 3 years ago.

    What is a B-1 Visa? B-1 visas are issued by the American government to travelers wishing to temporarily enter the United States for business purposes. Note that these visas are not to be confused with H-1B visas, which are employment visas. Who is applicable? In order to apply...

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  7. How To Get a TN Visa (Treaty National Worker)

    Written by attorney Todd Gallinger, over 3 years ago.

    NAFTA is the North American Free Trade Agreement.It creates special economic and trade relationships for the United States, Canada and Mexico.The nonimmigrant NAFTA Professional (TN) visa allows citizens of Canada and Mexico, as NAFTA professionals to work in the United States.P...

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  8. How To Get a H-2 Visa (Temporary & Seasonal Workers)

    Written by attorney Todd Gallinger, over 3 years ago.

    Who is Eligible? An international beneficiary who is offered a job by a U.S. employer may enter the U.S. for a temporary time of specified duration to fill the offered position. The employment must be a one-time need based upon low U.S. worker availability, seasonal, or cyclical...

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  9. What is a Non-Disclosure Agreement?

    Written by attorney Todd Gallinger, almost 4 years ago.

    A non-disclosure agreement is a legal contract in which all involved parties promise to protect the confidentiality of secret information that is disclosed during employment or another type of business transaction. An NDA creates a confidential relationship between the parties to...

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  10. What is a Requirements Contract?

    Written by attorney Todd Gallinger, almost 4 years ago.

    A requirements contract is a written agreement between a buyer and seller in which a buyer agrees to purchase all merchandise of a specific type that might be required for use in the buyer's business. Essentially in the agreement, one party supplies as much of a good or service t...