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FAMILY-BASED VISA: Immediate Relatives (I-130)

This articles focuses on visas for immediate relatives.

WORK VISAS: Employee Transfer (L-1 Visa)

If your country is not part of the “E visa” treaty, then L-1 is probably the way to go.

WORK VISAS: PERM Application Denied. What now?

The purpose of this article is to outline the options available when labor certification has been denied and briefly describe the relevant processes.

IMMIGRATION: TN-1 Visa Renewals

Canadian TN visa holders may renew their status indefinitely if they continue to meet the relevant conditions.

IMIGRAÇÃO: Investidores do Tratado E-2

A classificação como não imigrante E-2 permite que um cidadão de um país com o qual os Estados Unidos mantenham tratado (vide anexo) viva e trabalhe nos Estados Unidos quando investir uma “quantia substancial” de capital em um negócio nos Estados Unidos. Determinados funcionários de uma empresa qualificada também podem ser elegíveis para um visto E-2.

ASSET PROTECTION: Offshore vs. Domestic Trust (US Persons)

Ours is an international law firm, so offshore work has always been part of our practice. Lately, however, we have been moving away from recommending offshore to our US clients.

ASSET PROTECTION: Offshore vs. Domestic Trust (Int’l Persons)

This is a continuation of the discussion in Part I of this series regarding the advantages and disadvantages of two common asset protection techniques: offshore entities/accounts, and the US asset protection trust.

BUSINESS LAW: Contracts, Disputes, Labor & Collections

It is no exaggeration to say the art of drafting, interpreting, and enforcing contracts is the foundation of all business law.

Harrington Law Takes on City Hall

Business attorney, Jeff Harrington, represents local business owner in dispute with City Hall..