Legal Advice for Immigrant Employment — 301 results
Written by attorney David H. Stoller, over 3 years ago.
This legal guidewill describe the process of applying for an immigrant visa through a US Consular Office. This process is used by foreign nationals to obtain the issuance of a visa (usually... more
Written by attorney William Price, almost 3 years ago.
This guide outlines the federal and state labor laws, payroll rates required, posters required, immigration certification required, unemployment and workers compensation taxes and coverage... more
Written by attorney Gerald Goulder, 4 months ago.
All employers have immigration-related compliance obligations regardless of whether they employ any foreign nationals. Forms I-9, Employment Eligibility Verfication, are part of your... more
Written by attorney Robert Hill, almost 3 years ago.
Clients are often perplexed by the
complicated requirements in the immigration laws governing various visa
categories. For that reason, we have
prepared a series of informal memos... more
Written by attorney Carl Shusterman, over 3 years ago.
How can a TN nonimmigrant bring his/her family to the U.S. or change the status of family members in the U.S.?
A dependent of a TN nonimmigrant will need to obtain a TD nonimmigrant... more
Written by attorney Carl Shusterman, about 3 years ago.
The Government says to all employers of H-1B workers:
"Show Me the Money!"
One small local employer of H-1B workers was forced by the Labor Department to pay over $500,000 in back pay... more
Written by attorney Craig Shagin, over 3 years ago.
Employment During First Academic Year During the first academic year - - generally considered to be 9 months or two semesters - - a student may only work on campus. He is not authorized... more
Written by attorney Divyesh Gopal, about 3 years ago.
U.S. immigration law allows fashion models to get the same type of visa held by foreign professionals holding bachelors degrees or higher,without the required education. In order for a U.S.... more
Written by attorney Roshani Parekh, 10 months ago.
Form I-9 can cause many headaches for employers, as they seek to verify an employee’s identity and authorization to work in the U.S. The instructions for Form I-9 contain a wealth of... more
Written by attorney David Murray, over 3 years ago.
Requirement For Employment-Based Visa Petition In Mahabir, et al. v. Ashcroft, No. 03-1059 (1st Cir. Oct. 22, 2004), the court said that under 8 CFR 1205.1(a)(3)(iii)(B), the BIA may not... more