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Break up NAFTA? That's crazy talk, even for Donald TrumpDon't keep migrants out, strengthen workers' rightsBUSINESS BRIEFS: Duluth's Thomas Andersen named Lawyer of the YearU.S. Immigration Options For Prospective Investors and EntrepreneursBill strives to ensure integrity when allocating visas to highly skilled workersQ&A: work permits in Switzerland: navigation through the alpsWill Brexit mean I can no longer work in Britain?Post Referendum, What Can You Tell Your EEA Staff About Their Employment Position With You in the UK?Byron York column: The overlooked substance in Donald Trump's speechOverlooked substance in Donald Trump's speechByron York: The overlooked substance in Trump's speechNew USCIS Policy Decision Broadens Permissible Bases For Visa Transfer Of Multinational Managers1200 Indians queue up to shell out half-a-million dollars for US green cardIn Brexit aftermath, some young Brits consider moving abroadEarly Bird Registration Deadline: July 12th, 2016

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Employment: TEVTA to send 200 abroad
The Express TribuneJune 7, 2016

“The respective embassies have issued visas to the graduates. They have also been provided their appointment letters,” he said. He said that Al Ghurair, UAE, and ACOR Manpower Resources, Malaysia had hired TEVTA graduates in aluminum fabricator ...more »

Bernard Hickey: We need doctors, not bar staff
New Zealand HeraldJune 11, 2016

The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE)'s figures show international students made up about 20,000 of the increase. The rest came from higher numbers of people on temporary work visas. These include those here on a large variety of ...more »

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Break up NAFTA? That's crazy talk, even for Donald Trump
Dallas Morning NewsJune 30, 2016

Temporary work visas also are below the 2007 peak and many Texas firms are struggling to find workers. Even worse, Trump wants to redo the North American Free Trade Agreement or abandon the alliance altogether, which would trigger a U.S. version of ...more »

Don't keep migrants out, strengthen workers' rights
The GuardianJune 30, 2016

... to come and work in the UK, to a time when hundreds of thousands of foreign-born Europeans were in the country anyway but often illegally, and therefore with no rights. They came on tourist visas, on student visas, on temporary work schemes, and ...more »

BUSINESS BRIEFS: Duluth's Thomas Andersen named Lawyer of the Year
Gwinnettdailypost.comJune 30, 2016

Thomas Andersen, founding partner of Andersen, Tate & Carr in Duluth, is listed in The Best Lawyers in America as Lawyer of the Year for real estate law in Atlanta for 2016, the firm announced in a news release. Andersen specializes in banking and real ...more »

U.S. Immigration Options For Prospective Investors and Entrepreneurs
The National Law ReviewJune 30, 2016

The EB-1C and EB-5 visas offer long-term solutions for those Investors and their families who wish to seek permanent resident status in the United States. The L-1A and E-2 visas enable Investors and their families to enter the U.S. quickly and to ...more »

Bill strives to ensure integrity when allocating visas to highly skilled workers
International Law Office (registration)June 30, 2016

Under current law, US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has per-country limits pertaining to the maximum number of employment-based preference visas that can be issued to citizens of any country in a fiscal year. These limits are calculated ...more »

Q&A: work permits in Switzerland: navigation through the alps
Lexology (registration)June 30, 2016

It should be noted here as well that even if a person only plans to work a maximum of 8 days during a calendar year in Switzerland, depending upon the person's nationality, they may still be subject to an entry visa requirement in order to lawfully ...more »

Will Brexit mean I can no longer work in Britain?
Telegraph.co.ukJune 30, 2016

"An EU employee's capacity to remain long-term in the UK may also be affected. There may also be limitations on the type of workers that will be allowed to seek employment in the UK. If we choose to follow a model more like the US or Australia, visas ...more »

Post Referendum, What Can You Tell Your EEA Staff About Their Employment Position With You in the UK?
Lexology (registration)June 30, 2016

It is also a sensible precaution where employees are not sure whether they have acquired permanent residence (for example, where there have been gaps in UK residence, employment or self-employment). Non-EEA national family members of EEA nationals in a ...more »

Byron York column: The overlooked substance in Donald Trump's speech
New Philadelphia Times ReporterJune 30, 2016

1) there are not sufficient workers who are able, willing, qualified ... and available at the time of application for a visa and admission to the United States and at the place where the alien is to perform such skilled or unskilled labor, and 2) the ...more »

Overlooked substance in Donald Trump's speech
Montana StandardJune 30, 2016

1) there are not sufficient workers who are able, willing, qualified ... and available at the time of application for a visa and admission to the United States and at the place where the alien is to perform such skilled or unskilled labor, and 2) the ...more »

Byron York: The overlooked substance in Trump's speech
The Union of Grass ValleyJune 30, 2016

1) there are not sufficient workers who are able, willing, qualified ... and available at the time of application for a visa and admission to the United States and at the place where the alien is to perform such skilled or unskilled labor, and 2) the ...more »

New USCIS Policy Decision Broadens Permissible Bases For Visa Transfer Of Multinational Managers
Mondaq News Alerts (registration)June 29, 2016

That AAO decision broadened the type of evidence a U.S. employer may cite in support of an L-1A intracompany transfer visa, which is used by U.S.-based entities that seek to transfer employment of a manager or executive from a foreign-based affiliate.more »

1200 Indians queue up to shell out half-a-million dollars for US green card
Economic TimesJune 29, 2016

If visa conditions are met, a green card is issued after five years. A green ... Consultants like LCR, US Freedom and NYSA help applicants identify the right investment projects, which will generate employment and also offer some return on investment.more »

In Brexit aftermath, some young Brits consider moving abroad
Yahoo NewsJune 29, 2016

“Being a touring musician is what concerns me most,” he says of leaving the EU. “The strong possibility of having to gain visas to enter Europe for touring is going to become expensive and discouraging. The threat to employment is another major concern.”.more »

Early Bird Registration Deadline: July 12th, 2016
ILW.comJune 29, 2016

Ignacio advises developers throughout the U.S. on the formation of EB-5 Regional Centers, and has successfully advised hundreds of individual EB-5 investors in the EB-5 visa petitions. Ignacio A. Donoso is a founding .... With more than 800 attorneys ...more »

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