Do foreign workers reduce opportunities for local workers?

The theory that foreign workers reduce opportunities for local workers There is a theory among the local population and certain members of the government that foreign workers fill job positions that should be available to American workers, supposedly increasing the unemployment rate and leaving local workers in limbo. This conjecture became particularly famous and common…

Read More
Delays in immigration processes affect foreign students and workers

Pending immigration cases on the rise It is well known that thousands of foreigners choose the US as their destination to build a promising future, whether through employment programs, options based on family ties, study visas or other alternatives. However, the local immigration system has not been able to cope in recent years due to…

Read More
How are family and business immigration related?

Business immigration The US immigration system is quite broad and offers multiple alternatives for foreigners who plan to come to the country to work, study, reunite with their beloved ones, invest, travel as tourists, inter alia. One of the most important services offered by the local immigration system is the options available to foreign workers.…

Read More
The USCIS has already completed the initial H-1B visa registration process

Highly Skilled Foreign Workers in the US The US’ immigration system is quite broad and can even be complex. Immigration alternatives vary from humanitarian programs for vulnerable communities such as asylum seekers and refugees, to programs based on family ties, study or employment. Aside from being the destination for thousands of migrants fleeing risky situations…

Read More
President Biden plans to let Trump's restriction on H-1B visas expire

Restriction on employment visas on grounds of health emergency The sudden arrival of the global Coronavirus pandemic to the North American territory, and its particularly massive outbreak in the US, allowed then-President Donald Trump to restrict immigration almost completely and implement unconventional measures that substantially limited alternatives available to foreigners. With this, we refer to…

Read More
This is the right time to start your business immigration process

Business Immigration in the US It is well known that the US attracts thousands of foreigners annually, from highly skilled workers and international students, to immigrants in need international protection, who apply to humanitarian programs such as refugee or political asylum. In fact, the immigration system is quite extensive and can even be complex if…

Read More
Biden may Reconsider Denied Business Immigration Applications

Biden may Reconsider Denied Business Immigration Applications Since President Joe Biden took office on January 20, 2021, his administration has emphasized the need to improve the immigration system to strengthen the economy through business immigration and reorganize local resources to assist immigrant communities in need of international protection. The Biden administration states that foreign workers…

Read More
The Biden administration might use Trump's proposal to select H-1B visas

The current H-1B visa selection system Annually, the USCIS (US Citizenship and Immigration Services) grants 65,000 H-1B visas for highly qualified foreign workers. The H-1B visa program is available for local companies to hire skilled workers in sectors such as technology, science, engineering, and research. However, hundreds of American or US-based businesses use this service,…

Read More
Recognized companies applaud Biden for his immigration reform

Biden’s proposals to promote comprehensive immigration reform Immigration has always been a fairly relevant issue for the administrations of the US and the local population. However, there are administrations that consider essential to pay attention to other sectors before acting on the immigration system. Interestingly, the last two administrations have viewed immigration as a first-hand…

Read More
Application limit for skilled foreign workers during fiscal year 2021

Application limit for skilled foreign workers during fiscal year 2021 The USCIS (US Citizenship and Immigration Services), which is the entity in charge of reviewing and responding to immigration applications in the country, announced on Thursday, February 17, that the H-1B visa application limit for fiscal year 2021 (October-September) has already been reached. This is…

Read More