Startup Visa: American by Choice, Bootstrapper by Passion

My first real “angel” investor was Tania. She didn’t invest money, though. She invested something far more valuable: She married me so that I could stay in the United States and continue growing my startup. Fast forward to the present, and my company now has over 50 team members, about half of whom are based

By | 2014-06-16T16:36:41+00:00 April 5th, 2012|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Startup Visa: American by Choice, Bootstrapper by Passion

DHS Reforms To Attract And Retain Highly Skilled Immigrants

The President is deeply committed to fixing our broken immigration system so that it meets our 21st century national security and economic needs. As a part of comprehensive immigration reform, the President supports legislative measures that would attract and retain immigrants who create jobs and boost competitiveness here in the U.S., including creating a "Startup Visa,"

By | 2014-06-16T16:39:08+00:00 January 31st, 2012|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on DHS Reforms To Attract And Retain Highly Skilled Immigrants

Highly Skilled May Wait Less for Visas

In a rare show of bipartisan comity on the angrily contested issue of immigration, the House of Representatives on Tuesday passed a bill that tweaks the visa system to allow more highly skilled immigrants from India and China to become legal permanent residents.

By | 2014-06-16T16:39:56+00:00 November 29th, 2011|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Highly Skilled May Wait Less for Visas