The new order will force many international students at schools that are only offering remote online classes to find an “immigration plan B” or leave the U.S. before the fall term to avoid being d
Despite the administration’s efforts, immigration is STILL possible during this pandemic.
It's important to remember that giving unsolicited advice (especially advice regarding things that have yet to happen) is scary and a huge gamble.
There’s no rule that prevents you from hiring people who you happen to be friends with, but unfortunately there’s no immigration category for friends, either!
Our company has never sponsored anyone for a visa. What type of visa should we pursue, how much will it cost, how long will it take, and what should we keep in mind?
I’m eligible to receive a visa and a work permit under my husband’s visa. Can I form my own startup with that dependent visa and work permit or do I need to find a job with an American company?
My spouse’s startup is transferring her to the U.S. to help set up an office there. Will I be able to go with her and work in the U.S.?
Thanks for reaching out. Based on your situation, the E-2 visa for treaty investors and employees may offer the best option.
"I was recently laid off but found another position at a growing biotech company. How long do I have to apply for a green card?"
Will receiving PPP funding count against me when I renew my E-2 or file my I-485 for my green card given the “Public Charge” restriction
When you lay off employees on an H-1B or TN visa, they will have 60 days or the visa end date plus 10 days — whichever is shorter — to find a comparable job or another visa to remain in the U.S.
I'm an E-3 visa holder and I usually go back to Australia to extend my visa. Given the COVID-19 travel restrictions, how do I extend my immigration status from inside the U.S.?
Because the terms of the PPP are so compelling, it simply has to be looked at as a financing source.
Would getting unemployment benefits hurt my or my spouse’s green card petition under the new public charge rule?
Thank you for asking the questions that are on the minds of many H-1B first-timers. Don’t worry! Several options exist if you’re not selected.
We had a great time hosting noted immigration attorney Sophie Alcorn on a live conference call with Extra Crunch members earlier this week. Sophie writes our “Dear Sophie” column, where she answer
This is totally manageable, it’s just another small piece to consider. Take a look at your situation and get the support you need so your team can continue to be productive.
"I currently have a B1/B2 visa. As my company continues to grow, we want to expand in the U.S. and possibly buy a house. I want to know what’s the best visa to obtain."
"Dear Sophie" is a collaborative forum hosted by Extra Crunch and curated by Sophie Alcorn, who is certified as a specialist attorney in immigration and nationality law.
I’ve heard there have been some changes to the H-1B lottery. What do I need to know to get started?