Dear Sophie: What’s occurring with visa application invoice notifications?

Dear Sophie: What’s occurring with visa application invoice notifications?

Our start-up has several staff members on work visas or work authorization. Lots of have actually been waiting for a long time for the government to inform them their applications have actually been received. Why? Dear Sophie: What’s occurring with visa application invoice notices? For those who don’t know, USCIS sends out a letter called an invoice notice to candidates when it gets an application. Before the pandemic, applicants would typically be informed in less than one month after USCIS received their application. As I discussed earlier, coronavirus-related staffing reductions at USCIS paired with a significant dive in the number of applications submitted prompted huge hold-ups that started in September. Lots of have actually been waiting for rather a while for the federal government to inform them their applications have actually been received….

Dear Sophie: How can we sponsor H-1B transfers and extensions?

Dear Sophie: How can we sponsor H-1B transfers and extensions?

I work in individuals ops at a startup,. but we have no experience with H-1B visas. What should we understand about employing an H-1B visa holder? Dear Sophie: How can we sponsor H-1B transfers and extensions? We have no experience with H-1B visas. We recently received applications for job openings from a couple of strong candidates who are on H-1B visas with other business. The only current constraint is that H-1B visas can normally not be issued to individuals outside the U.S. right now. What should we understand about working with an H-1B visa holder?…

Dear Sophie: Can I still get a permit provided COVID-19, layoffs and recent H-1B changes?

Dear Sophie: Can I still get a permit provided COVID-19, layoffs and recent H-1B changes?

“I was just recently laid off but discovered another position at a growing biotech company. For how long do I need to make an application for a green card?” Dear Sophie: Can I still get a green card offered COVID-19, layoffs and recent H-1B modifications?, a Silicon Valley migration attorney. My brand-new employer simply submitted the H-1B petition prior to the end of my grace period. …