H-1B for Doctors and Medical Professionals

H-1b visas for doctors make lots of sense.  The United States fails to train enough doctors to care for its unhealthy and aging population.  Seriously, the average american male is 200 pounds and shade under five feet, ten inches (5’10”).  This means that the average American has a Body Mass Index (BMI) of 29, meaning

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H-1B Visa Applications Drop 16% from 2016

H-1B Visa Applications drop almost 16% in Donald Trump’s first lottery. There is an upside, your chance of being awarded an H-1B visa increased!!!  In 2016, USCIS received 236,000 applications for only 85,000 available H-1B visas, or only about 36% chance of being awarded.  This year because USCIS only received 199,000 H-1B visa applications for

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H-1B Abuse Policy Update from Trump’s USCIS

Combating H-1B Abuse: H-1B abuse is on notice.  The H-1B visa program helps U.S. companies maintain competitive advantage by recruiting highly-skilled foreign nationals when there is a shortage of qualified workers in the country. Yet, the Trump Administration claims too many American workers who are as qualified, willing, and deserving to work in these fields

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StartUp Visa Rules Finalized

A Startup Visa may be just the thing for Silicon Valley.  Actually, startups have sprouted from coast to coast in the United States.  A startup visa enables these young companies to have the world’s best and brightest on their team.  Everyone knows that the team is the most important factor contributing to a startup’s success.

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H-1B Visa Abuse and Policy Change

H-1B Visa abuse complaints echo all across America.  60 Minutes recently did a lead story on its popular news program profiling the horror story of experienced American IT workers losing their jobs to young H-1B visa holders.  These visa holders all come from India and arise from contractual relationships for IT staffing that employers make

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Driving Drunk Can Get Your Visa Revoked

Driving drunk is stupid.  Order an Uber.  Leave your car where it is and order an Uber to pick it up tomorrow.  Call a friend, anything besides drive drunk.  And if the obvious was not enough. Getting caught driving drunk can get your visa revoked! Seriously, the regulation is really clear: 9 FAM 403.11-3(B)  (U)

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Trump’s Secret Agenda for H-1B Visas

A secret agenda may be the cause of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recent suspension of Premium Processing for all H-1B applications.  We wrote before on a possible change in H-1B visa policy to reflect President Trump’s core message of America First.  The America First H-1B visa policy possibly explains the USCIS suspension

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