Category Archives for Voice of Immigration

Trump’s Travel and Visa Bans: 7 Tips to Get A National Interest Exemption

OnlineVisas’ CEO and Immigration Attorney, Jon Velie, answers the 7 top questions around how to get around President Trump’s recent travel & visa bans via a “national interest exemption”

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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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Cutting Through the H-1B Bureaucratic Red Tape

Since Indian “techies” are the primary recipients of H-1B visas, IT companies are being disproportionally affected by the ongoing changes to the H-1B filing process.  Watch or listen to

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Navigating the PERM Labor Certification Process

The EB2 visa (or EB2 Green Card) is for employment-based “exceptional” ability (first preference) or advanced degree permanent residence (second preference). Watch or listen to

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4 Simple Reasons for Choosing OnlineVisas for your H1B Needs

When a company is hiring an attorney, they are typically meeting prospects in person. So how do you hire an attorney, especially if they are not right in front of you? We have clients all over the country

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Dealing with ICE and Worksite Raids

Simply operating a company in America today comes with the risk of being targeted for an immigration raid. Often, employers hire unauthorized people without any knowledge of an employee’s actual

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Developing a Business Immigration Plan

How businesses approach legal immigration can determine whether or not they are able to hire key people to fill vital roles. Business plans for immigration can be immensely beneficial. Some questions

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