Many foreign nationals who are working on valid H-1B visas may have an approved I-140 (Immigrant Petition) and are waiting to adjust status (waiting approval of the I-485, or what is commonly known as a “Green Card”, through employment). Applicants waiting visa availability are faced with the question of whether to renew their H-1B. Current.
Foreign Nationals must be aware of U.S. immigration laws concerning self-employment. There are many highly skilled entrepreneurs from other countries that want to establish a business in the U.S. and essentially become self-employed. Often the business is service oriented and does not require a support staff. However, this proves problematic for most U.S. visa categories.
A trademark is defines as one of the following: a word, phrase, symbol or design, or a combination of words, phrases, symbols or designs, that identifies and distinguishes the source of the goods of one party from those of others. The purpose of trademark law is to prevent consumer confusion as to the actual source.
Incorporating a company is a way to establish a separate legal entity for all purposes, meaning it is separate and distinct from its shareholders. WHY SHOULD I INCORPORATE? Tax Savings: This is one of the greatest benefits but must be discussed with your accountant. Privacy: The law treats a corporation as a legal “person” that.
The Constitution of the United States of America provides that Congress shall govern all matters concerning Immigration and Naturalization. Therefore, Immigration Laws are governed by Federal, rather than State law. There are two ways to enter the United States of America, either as a non-immigrant or as an immigrant. Non-immigrant Visas / Temporary Visas Non-immigrant.