Question. We have offices in India and the US. Our team-lead has a 5 year B1 visa. We also filed for his H1 this year. The H1 is currently pending. Can we send him to B1 for a few weeks to the US... more
Written by attorney Dhenu Savla, almost 2 years ago. STAFF PICK
Immigrants assume that if their employer is sponsoring their application, there is no need for another immigration attorney. Often they are afraid of having to pay high fees to get their questions... more
Foreign employers have long enjoyed the benefit of L1 Visa which provides them opportunity to transfer themselves as executive, manager or specialized knowledge personnel to their US firm, whereas H-... more
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... more
The rule of thumb in US immigration status is:"You can not change status if you are not in status."
This means that if your non-immigrant status has expired (i.e. B1-visitor), you can generally... more
La Visa H1B es adecuada para:
1- Los profesionales extranjeros con conocimientos especializados, tales como cientificos, ingenieros, programadores, analistas, consultores de gestion, periodistas,... more
Written by attorney Calvin Sun, almost 3 years ago.
This article is directed at the non-US citizen or non-US national who is in the US in a non-immigrant status. You might be a student, in F-1 status. You might be a temporary worker, in H-1B status.... more
One of the primary issues a US Citizenship and Immigration officer considers when deciding whether to issue a visa is whether the applicants intent matches the intent of the visa. For example, the... more