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Helping and posting on behalf of 3 hospital employers searching for Medical Technologists with AMT/ASCPi and Visascreen cert. H-1B visa sponsorship will be filed for chosen applicants. If you are qualified, or if you know someone who is, please send your résumé to [email protected].
Disclaimer: My office is neither one of the employers nor acting as their employment/placement agent.
Order to freeze/suspend H-1B and other visas till end of the year is forthcoming.
Trump to sign order freezing visas for foreign workers through Dec. 31 Senior Trump administration officials said H1B visas for tech workers and H2B visas for low-skill jobs, as well as H4, J and L visas, will be affected.
Here it is.
SUMMARY: It only APPLIES to those who
i) are outside the US; (ii) do not have an immigrant visa that is valid on the effective date of this proclamation; and
(iii) do not have an official travel document other than a visa (such as a transportation letter, an appropriate boarding foil, or an advance parole document).
The suspension and limitation on entry SHALL NOT APPLY to:
(i)any Green Card holder of the US;
(ii) any alien seeking to enter the United States on an immigrant visa as a physician, nurse, or other healthcare professional; to perform medical research or other research intended to combat the spread of COVID-19; or to perform work essential to combating, recovering from, or otherwise alleviating the effects of the COVID-19 outbreak, and any spouse and unmarried children under 21 years old of any such alien who are accompanying or following to join the alien;
(iii) EB-5 Immigrant Investor;
(iv) Spouse of a US citizen;
(v) Alien under 21 years old and is the child of a US citizen, or who is a prospective adoptee seeking to enter the United States pursuant to the IR-4 or IH-4 visa classifications;
(vi) Alien whose entry would further important United States law enforcement objectives, as determined by the Secretary of State, the Secretary of Homeland Security, or their respective designees, based on a recommendation of the Attorney General or his designee;
(vii) member of the US Armed Forces and their spouse and children;
(viii) alien entering under Special Immigrant Visa in the SI or SQ classification; or
(ix) any alien whose entry would be in the national interest, as determined by the Secretary of State, the Secretary of Homeland Security, or their respective designees.
NOTE: It does NOT APPLY to nonimmigrant visas BUT in sec. 6 it states that within 30 days of the effective date, the Secretary of Labor and the Secretary of Homeland Security, shall review nonimmigrant programs and shall recommend to the President other measures appropriate to stimulate the US economy and ensure the prioritization, hiring, and employment of United States workers.
Proclamation Suspending Entry of Immigrants Who Present Risk to the U.S. Labor Market During the Economic Recovery Following the COVID-19 Outbreak | The White House The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has significantly disrupted the livelihoods of Americans. In Proclamation 9994 of March 13, 2020 (Declaring a Nation
No joke, it’s happening! An Executive Order is coming to suspend immigration into the U.S.
Filipino church leaders of Apollo Quiboloy’s Kingdom of Jesus Christ, the Name Above Every Name (or KOJC), in California and Virginia were Arrested by the FBI for alleged trafficking and using members to beg money on the streets.
FBI arrests Filipino church leaders in immigrant trafficking scam Three heads of a Filipino church were arrested by the FBI for allegedly forcing its members to come to the U.S. to collect money for themselves.
Did you use fake documentation to obtain a visa? The consequences can be quite drastic. Talk with an attorney about what to do when you are charged with forging documents.
U.S. immigration law is very complex, and there is much confusion as to how it works. We take the confusion out of it and help you understand the process so you can walk through the stages effectively.
If you have been deported from the United States but would like to return to the country, talk with an immigration attorney about whether you can apply for re-entry.
Foreign citizens who want to live permanently in the United States must first obtain an immigrant visa. This is the first step to becoming a lawful permanent resident.
Friends, to better serve our growing clientele, we are expanding our offices to Odessa, Texas in addition to our Woodlands, Texas location. Our new address is listed below. Please call for an appointment and visit us so we can help you with your Immigration needs.
Always be honest with your immigration attorney to have the best experience. Remember: your attorney wants to help you. They can't do that without all of the facts.
The proportion of green cards given to highly skilled professionals has been increased from 12% to 57%. However, the number of green card limits remains unchanged at 1.1 million. President Trump also declared the method that will be used to judge the skill levels of green card applicants. He announced a Point-based system with pre-specified points for different career achievements.
If you are seeking asylum, make sure you contact an immigration attorney who can help you through this process.
The US government provides 1.1 million green cards to immigrants every year. The green card is a residential permit given to foreign nationals by the US government. It allows them to stay in the country as a permanent resident and also prepares a path to have permanent citizenship of the US in the next five years.
Did you know? When you apply for a job in the United States, your employer may not always help with the immigration process.
Amidst all these controversial reforms, a positive initiative has been taken by the US government that can benefit the skilled and professional workers from around the world trying to get permanent resident status in this superpower nation.
Immigration reform is for those thousands of people in my district and across the country who want nothing more than to work hard, provide for their families, and reach for the American Dream. ~ Jan Schakowsky
Immigration to the United States is based upon the following principles: the reunification of families, admitting immigrants with skills that are valuable to the U.S. economy, protecting refugees, and promoting diversity. This fact sheet provides basic information about how the U.S. legal immigration system is designed.
Bothered or confused with the new Citizenship Rules? This article gives clarity on the matter.
What Do New Citizenship Rules For Kids Of U.S. Military, Workers Abroad Mean? Trump officials say a new policy on citizenship for children born abroad affects only a small fraction of U.S. service members and government workers. But the change touched off a major backlash.
Our immigration policy should be driven by what is in the best interest of this great country and the American people. Comprehensive immigration reform will strengthen U.S. security and boost economic growth. Charles B. Rangel
Lawful permanent residents (LPRs) are eligible to apply for nearly all jobs (i.e., jobs not legitimately restricted to U.S. citizens) and can remain in the country even if they are unemployed. Each year the United States also admits non-citizens on a temporary basis.
Before you move to the United States, you need to obtain the right visa. If you aren't sure which visa is right for you, don't waste time applying for the wrong one. Instead, contact an immigration attorney who can offer guidance throughout the process of applying for a visa.
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But, despite our long history in the U.S., there is still a stereotype that we are the “perpetual foreigner”, with many of us being asked the dreaded question “Where are you from?”, which is then normally followed by the question “No, where are you really from?”, or the variant “Where are your parents from?” https://1l.ink/CHHVFQ4
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If your visa application has been denied, you might feel confused or frustrated. Sometimes even a minor error can cause a delay or a rejection when it comes to getting your visa. Talk with your attorney about your visa to find out what you need to do next.
Did you know? Your criminal history can affect your ability to get a visa. If you have questions about your visa eligibility, consult with your attorney.
If you want to visit the US for fun, work, or to study, you'll need to apply for a non-immigrant visa.
Are you thinking about immigrating to the United States? Make sure you apply for the right visa. There are several types to choose from. If you select the wrong visa type, you'll need to restart the application process.
Remember that deportation does not always mean you will be prohibited from returning to the United States.
Never forge documents in order to get a visa. If caught, there are harsh penalties.
There are two primary types of US Visas: non-immigrant and immigrant.
Students who want to study abroad in the United States can apply for a student visa. This will enable them to pursue higher education within the United States.
Did you know? The amount of time you can spend in the United States depends on the type of visa you apply for.
It's important to ensure that your paperwork is filled out correctly. Mistakes are not just expensive, but also time-consuming.
I am an experienced immigration practitioner who espouses fairness and honesty in representing clients' immigration cases and advocates for clients with utmost prudence, ever-mindful of protecting and preserving your rights.
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