All posts by Jon Velie

H-1B Ban: How to WIN an H-1B Visa After the Trump Immigration Ban

OnlineVisas CEO and Lead Attorney of Velie Law Firm, Jon Velie, summarizes the six major changes in U.S. immigration that have occurred so far in 2020, and reveals the multiple ways it is still possible

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Trump Immigration Ban: Your Questions Answered on H-1B, L-1, J-1 Visa Bans

How will the recent Trump immigration ban affect you? OnlineVisas’ CEO Jon Velie answers your questions around the President’s recent Executive Order of June 22, 2020 temporarily banning

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Trump Issues Executive Order Suspending H-1B, H-2B, L-1, L-2, and J Visas

On Monday, June 22, 2020, President Trump issued a “Proclamation Suspending Entry of Aliens Who Present a Risk to the U.S. Labor Market Following the Coronavirus Outbreak.” The proclamation will

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BREAKING: Trump Immigration, Which US Non-Immigrant Visas Will Be Banned?

Trump Immigration Breaking News: On Friday June 05, 2020, the Whitehouse, Department of Labor and Department of Homeland Security met and, some believe, have reached an agreement on changes that would

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Trump Administration Aims to Suspend Entry for Chinese Graduate Students

On May 29, 2020, Donald Trump issued a presidential proclamation that will make it more difficult for graduate students and researchers from China to study, live and/or work in the United States. According

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Is now a good time to file for a U.S. Visa?

We are in the midst of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. There are always opportunities for some in times of severe uncertainty, but what about U.S. immigration? Is this a good time to apply for your U.S.

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Trump’s Immigration Plan for 2020

As an immigration attorney, here is my take on Trump Immigration Plan for the 2020 Election, with five predictions. It is now mid-May 2020 and we are six months out from the election for President

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Now is the Ideal Time to Apply for EB-5 Investor Visa to the United States

During these testing times with the on-going coronavirus crisis, the U.S. stands to benefit from foreign investors more than ever. While some opponents of the EB-5 green card visa model claim that

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Stay Informed: 60-day Grace Period for Document Submission, Extensions of Stay and the U.S. Immigration Ban

Immigration continues to be a political football amidst COVID-19, and U.S. visa holders have been at the forefront of public discourse as they face furloughs, layoffs and wage reductions. The U.S.

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Which U.S. Visa Holders Qualify for the Stimulus Check?

People across the United States have started to receive their COVID-19 stimulus checks, but which visa holders are entitled to receive this financial support? OnlineVisas CEO Jon Velie helps break

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