What Entrepreneurs Need to Consider When Hiring a Foreign Worker who needs U.S. Permanent Residence (“greencard”) Sponsorship

As an entrepreneur, one of the key factors to consider is how to get the right people on board to help you grow your business.  Say you just received your second round of financing for your start up that is going to make the world a better place, but in order to embark on this noble and significant endeavor, you need to hire a team ...

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Potential changes in definition of specialized knowledge in the L-1b category

An visa (a type of nonimmigrant visa) may be issued to an alien employee of a multinational company, to allow the employee to transfer from the company abroad to an affiliate company in the United States, if the employee works "in a capacity that . . . involves specialized knowledge."  The relevant regulation defines "specialized k...

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