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H-1B specialty occupation visa

If you have special skills and the right experience, you might be eligible for a H-1B visa if there is a shortage of qualified workers.

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What is an H-1B visa?

by attorney Andrew John Bernhard

Answers to frequent questions about the H-1B visa, like what it is, how long you can stay on one, and what the H-1B cap means.

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H-1B alternatives

This guide explains what the H-1B cap is, how it works, and what your alternatives are if you are unable to get an H-1B visa.

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H-1B extensions

If your H-1B visa is close to expiring, you may be eligible to apply for an extension. You can usually receive a single three-year extension. However,...

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An Employer's Guide to the H-1B Visa

by attorney Lynn Marie O'Brien

An overview of the H-1B visa for employers, covering such key points as H-1B sponsorship requirements, paperwork retention, and compliance obligations.

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An Ounce of Prevention…Clues Your New H-1B Employer May Not Play By the Rules

by attorney Michael F. Brown

While there's no perfect way to predict what will happen when you start working for an H-1B employer, this guide explains how you can recognize when your...

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