Highly-Skilled Foreign Workers Face New Hurdles Applying For a US Work Visa

Highly-Skilled Foreign Workers Face New Hurdles Applying For a US Work Visa | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer.

Highly-skilled foreign workers will have new hurdles applying for a US work visa or an extension, and will have a more difficult time when a new U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services policy goes into effect September 11, 2018. According to Bloomberg,  agents will be able to deny applications deemed incomplete or containing errors, without first asking applicants […]

Increase in US Applicants at Canada Tech Companies

Increase in US Applicants at Canada Tech Companies | Evelyn Ackah | Calgary Immigration Lawyer

Canada tech companies have been actively recruiting skilled and educated immigrants to help build the Canadian economy and create jobs. ‘Recent changes to United States immigration policies have made Canada a very attractive option for high-tech immigrants. Many highly skilled and educated people who would have previously desired to move to Silicon Valley now see Canada […]

Intra-Company Transfer to Canada for H-1B Visa Holders

How H-1B Visa Holders Can Get an Intra-Company Transfer to Canada | Evelyn Ackah | Ackah Business Immigration Law

Often current US H-1B visa holders qualify for an intra-company transfer, and it can be part of their journey to become a permanent resident of Canada. Canada is actively recruiting highly educated and trained immigrants, especially in high technology fields, and wants to keep qualified applicants as permanent residents. To be eligible for an Intra-Company Transfer to […]