When to Open a Green Card for an Employee

Advice on when to open a Green Card for an employee

  In order to ensure continued work authorization for your foreign national employees, it’s important to consider sponsoring them for Green Cards with plenty of time before their max-out date. As a general guide, we suggest starting the process at least 2 years before the max-out date. For those who don’t know, a max-out date […]

Read entire entry

Video: Green Card Overview

If you are a U.S. employer you have the opportunity to sponsor a foreign national for permanent residence through the Green Card process. An employer can obtain a Green Card for employees or candidates in the following employment-based categories. EB-1: Individuals with extraordinary abilites EB-2: Individuals with advance degrees EB-3: Professional/Skilled workers EB-4: “Special Immigrants” […]

Read entire entry

The November 2014 Visa Bulletin Has Been Released

November 2014 Visa Bulletin

The Department of State has released the November 2014 Visa Bulletin. November 2014 Visa Bulletin for Family-Based Visas The U.S. Department of State organizes Green Card petitions into categories based on the sponsor’s legal status. The categories for Green Card petitions are: F1: The unmarried sons and daughters of U.S. citizens. F2: The spouses and children of Legal […]

Read entire entry

Fiance Visa Cost and Fees: Required Fees and Fiance Visa Cost

The Required Fees and Fiance Visa Cost

It is important to have an understanding of the required fees and additional fiance visa cost before applying for a fiance visa. This helps avoid additional delays and adding extra confusion to an already complicated process. Fiance Visa Cost There are two main required cost when it comes to applying for a K-1 Fiance visa: –        $340 will […]

Read entire entry