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Can I Work Remotely for a Business in Another Country If I Am in the U.S. on an H-1B?

Question I have been working in the U.S. on an H-1B for one year now. I want to create an Internet start-up company with my cousin back home in India...

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My Wife Is on an H-4 and Has Been Working--What Will Happen Now?

Question I am working in the United States with an H-1B visa, and my wife is here on an H-4 visa. She just got a job last week and started working....

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Can H-1B Worker With DUI and Expired Visa Travel to a Conference Outside the U.S.?

Question I'm working in the U.S. on an H-1B visa and just got pulled over for drunk driving. My status is valid, but my visa expired.

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What Happens When Foreign-Born Employees Need to Travel or Renew a Visa

If your company has employees working for you in the United States on a visa, a time may come when they let you know of plans to visit their home coun...

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Which Foreign Workers on Nonimmigrant Visas Don’t Need EAD Work Permits

Whether you’re an employer or a worker coming to accept a job in the U.S.

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Can we hire someone currently in the U.S. on an L visa?

Question I'm the human resources manager for a company with 1,000 employees. One of our division managers asked me about a candidate she wants to h...

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How Professors and Research Scholars Can Come to the U.S. on a J-1 Visa

The U.S. government gives “J-1” visas to professors and research scholars who participate in “exchange visitor” programs.

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Overview of PERM Process (Obtaining Labor Certification)

Obtaining a U.S. green card is a multi-step process. If you are a foreign worker seeking a green card, the first step in the process is normally to ob...

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Frequently Asked Questions About H-1B Visas

Whether you are applying for an H-1B visa or have already received one, here are answers to your most likely questions:

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E-1 Visa for Treaty Traders in the U.S.: Who Qualifies?

The United States has entered into treaties with several countries and established the E-1 visa to help citizens of those countries engage in internat...

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Filling Out Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization

Various categories of foreign-born persons who have the right to spend time in the U.S.

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