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September 2014 Archives

Could you sponsor a relative seeking green card?

Each immigrant has his or her own reasons for seeking to move to the United States. Regardless of the reason there are multiple ways in which the goal may be accomplished. For those with family members already residing in the U.S., that may serve a big catalyst. If those individuals have relatives who are citizens of the U.S., they could play an integral role in the immigration process.

Securing employees from other countries through immigration

There is no question that business has gone global. So too has the hunt for qualified workers. Readers are likely well aware of the difficulties some businesses experience in securing skilled workers to fill open jobs such as system analysts, financial analysts, accountants, lawyers, engineer or architects. Because of the struggles businesses throughout the nation are currently encountering in trying to fill these positions with workers from the United States, some companies seek to hire individuals from other countries.

Could you be eligible for adjustment of status and not know it?

There are multiple visas that someone from another country might use to come to the United States. Individuals who may have initially come into the country with a visa could find that they are unsure what to do when the visa runs out and they have fallen out-of-status. This situation could arise in multiple situations including when someone initially entered the U.S. on an F-1 international student visa.

SkyRise Miami developer to look to EB-5 investors for funding

A developer in Miami is planning on turning to EB-5 investors to help fund an observation tower. The hairpin-shaped tower, called SkyRise Miami, is slated to be built in the middle of downtown Miami, at the end of Bayside Marketplace, on land being leased from the city.