PERM Plans to Modernize Recruitment Process

The US Department of Labor announced that it is modernizing US worker recruitment for the PERM process. DOL has not comprehensively examined and modified the permanent labor certification requirements and process since their inception 10 years ago. Over the last 10 … Continue reading

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Lawful Permanent Residence (LPR)

Any person not a citizen of the US who is residing the in the US under legally recognized and lawfully recorded permanent residence as an immigrant. Also known as “Permanent Resident Alien”, “Resident Alien Permit Holder”, and “Green Card Holder”. … Continue reading

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Permanent Resident

Refers to a person’s immigration status: the person is authorized to live and work in the US on a permanent basis. Post Footer automatically generated by Add Post Footer Plugin for wordpress.

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New PERM Issues for Employers – Interviewing US applicants

Consider these facts: ABC company has a valuable employee for whom they have filed a PERM application with the Department of Labor. The job requirements are a Master’s degree with a very specific set of skills. Select International Inc. In … Continue reading

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PERM Application

PERM is the process for obtaining labor certification, the first step of the green card process for foreign nationals seeking permanent residence through their employment. Post Footer automatically generated by Add Post Footer Plugin for wordpress.

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How Employers can Reduce Audit in PERM Filings for Roving, Telecommuting and Traveling Employees

The tech industry is facing many challenges today, notably denials from the Department of Labor (DOL) based on very little understanding of how the industry works. Most large employers in the sector are not the ‘job shops’ that USCIS fears; … Continue reading

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Filing PERM for Roving Employees

5 September 2012 The tech industry is facing many challenges today, notably denials from the Department of Labor (DOL) based on very little understanding of how the industry works. Most large employers in the sector are not the ‘job shops’ that USCIS fears; and … Continue reading

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Permanent Resident Card or Alien Registration Receipt Card (Form I-551)

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Pointers for Corporate Executives Applying for U.S. Citizenship

Are you a globetrotting corporate executive, here in the America one day and the next in China or Europe? Do you have permanent residency in America? If you answered in the affirmative, then we need to talk and plan. Plan … Continue reading

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EADs for H4 visa holders

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Director León Rodríguez announced today that, effective May 26, 2015, USCIS will issue employment authorization to certain H-4 dependent spouses of H-1B non-immigrants who are seeking employment-based lawful permanent resident (LPR) status. The … Continue reading

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