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  • Impact of Merger and Acquisition on green card

    How a Company Merger or Acquisitions Impacts Your Green Card

    Published on August 06, 2020

      As individuals in business know, acquisitions, mergers, and other significant financial dealings can substantially affect aspects of a company. These matters can even disrupt the validity of a PERM labor certification that is pending or approved for a foreign national unless the new company also acquired the associated interests associated with the original LC…

  • PERM Processing Time – 2020 | Timeline for EB-2 and EB-3 Green Card

    Published on April 20, 2020

    PERM (Program Electronic Review Management) labor certification is a process that employers must go through in order to hire a foreign immigrant worker on a permanent basis. It is the first step for a foreign national to obtain a green card. The PERM Labor Certificate processing time has widely varied over time and even today…

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    The H-1B to Green Card Process

    Published on March 12, 2020

    The H-1B visa is the most popular U.S. visa due to its numerous benefits, especially the opportunity to apply for a green card application. One of the most common terms related to the H-1B visa is “dual intent” which refers to certain temporary visa classifications with the option of green card application. Not all temporary/nonimmigrant…

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    How A Small Business Can Sponsor a Green Card

    Published on June 13, 2019

    As a small business owner, you may have job openings which no U.S. employee is ready to take or have a nonimmigrant employee whom you’d like to make a permanent worker. If you are facing either of these two scenarios and are wondering if your small business can meet the eligibility requirements for sponsoring a…

  • NIW vs PERM

    NIW vs PERM Labor Certification | Differences, Requirements, Uses

    Published on July 12, 2017

    The world of immigration law is complex and difficult to master. Unless you’re an immigration attorney, you can’t be expected to know everything about every form and policy. So it comes as no surprise when people ask a question such as this: “what is the difference between the NIW and the PERM Labor Certification?” Fortunately,…

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    Employer Sponsored Green Card | Process and Costs

    Published on June 02, 2017

    There are many ways to immigrate to the United States based on an employment offer or job-related opportunity. To do so, however, it’s your responsibility as the foreign worker to demonstrate that no other domestic worker is available, or qualified to take the position.

  • PERM Labor Certification Transfer

    PERM Labor Certification Transfer of Employment | Changing Jobs During the PERM Process

    Published on May 25, 2017

      The first step along the road to most employment-based green cards is to get a PERM Labor Certification. However, throughout the immigration process, other offers may arise that work better for your situation. This is why we often get the question: can I get a PERM Labor Certification transfer and change my job during the…

  • PERM Supervised Recruitment

    PERM Supervised Recruitment by DOL: The Complete Guide

    Published on September 07, 2015

    Background: PERM Supervised Recruitment The PERM recruitment process is intended to demonstrate to the USCIS that there are not enough domestic (U.S.) workers who are available, willing or qualified to accept the available position being offered to a foreign worker. In order for many beneficiaries to receive an employment-based green card, a U.S. employer must…