H-2B Visa – Temporary Non-Agricultural Workers

H-2B Temporary Non-Agricultural Workers The H-2B nonimmigrant program permits employers to hire foreign workers to come temporarily to the U.S. and perform temporary nonagricultural services or labor on a one-time, seasonal, peakload or intermittent basis. The H-2B visa classification requires  →

H-2A Visa – Temporary Agricultural Workers

Visa for Agricultural Workers H-2A Temporary Agricultural Workers The H-2A temporary agricultural program establishes a means for agricultural employers who anticipate a shortage of domestic workers to bring nonimmigrant foreign workers to the U.S. to perform agricultural labor or services of a temporary or  →

H-1B3 Visa for Fashion Models

US Visa VISA FOR FASHION MODELS – THE H-1B3 The H-1B3 category applies to a fashion model that is nationally or internationally recognized and will be employed in a position requiring someone of distinguished merit and ability. Requirements for H-1B3 Fashion Model  →

H-1B1 Status for Nationals of Chile and Singapore

US Visa H-1B1 Status for Nationals of Chile and Singapore General As a result of the United States-Chile Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act (Pub. L. 108-77) and the United States-Singapore Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act (Pub. L. 108-78), both of which became effective on  →

Labor Certification

American Visa (XL) PERM Overview: PERM is the process for obtaining labor certification, which the first step of the green card process for most foreign nationals seeking permanent residence through their employment. To obtain an approved PERM Labor Certification, the employer must prove  →

Permanent Residency Through Marriage

Permanent Residency through marriage Each year, over 400,000 citizens of the United States marry foreign-born persons and petition for them to obtain permanent residence in the U.S. Spouses of U.S. citizens are considered “immediate relatives” under the immigration laws, and are exempt from all  →

Petitions of Parents for Children

iStock_000010308686XSmall How Do I Bring My Child, Son or Daughter to Live in the United States? Definition of a Child The immigration law defines a “child” as an unmarried person under the age of 21 (a minor) who is A child  →

Criminal Deportation

Criminal Deportation DEPORTATION/REMOVAL DEFENSE FOR PEOPLE WITH CRIMINAL CONVICTIONS Deportation and removal from the United States is the harshest punishment you could suffer for violating United States immigration laws and criminal laws. Many non-citizens all-too-often do not realize that even a minor  →

How Do I Bring a Sibling to Live in the United States?

Hispanic Girl Pledge of Allegiance Definition of a Sibling A sibling is a brother, sister, stepbrother, stepsister, or adopted brother or sister. For the necessary sibling relationship to exist, each person must have been a child of at least one of the same parents. The  →

Detention and Bond

Detention and Bond DETENTION AND BOND We at the Law Office of Barry Lieber have years of experience in obtaining bonds and parole for detained clients. Purpose of Immigration Bonds A person that is in the custody of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement  →