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PERM Green Card Process and Recruitment
Aug, 16 2017 | Chelsea Iversen

LABOR CERTIFICATION: THE PERM GREEN CARD PROCESS The PERM green card process exists to protect skilled U.S. workers from displacement by less-skilled foreign workers.…

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EB-3 Requirements for Skilled or Other Workers
Aug, 14 2017 | Chelsea Iversen

The EB-3 skilled or other workers requirement is the most frequently applied-for employment-based green card option and casts the widest net in terms of…

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Hiring Global Talent
PERM Recruitment Process: Stages 4-6
Aug, 11 2017 | Chelsea Iversen

This post is the third part of the PERM recruitment process blog series, a continuation of PERM recruitment stages 1, 2 and 3. PERM…

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Policy News
USCIS Publishes Data on H-1B Petitioners
Aug, 9 2017 | Britni Sehgal

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently published a series of datasets listing every U.S. employer that has been approved for H-1B petitions…

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I-485 Adjustment of Status and Priority Date Information
Aug, 9 2017 | Chelsea Iversen

Here are some of the most commonly asked questions about I-485 Adjustment of Status and I-485 priority date information. When can I file my…

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Hiring Global Talent
EB-2 and NIW: Requirements for Advanced Workers
Aug, 7 2017 | Chelsea Iversen

EB-2: ADVANCED WORKERS The second type of employment-based green card EB-2 has laxer eligibility requirements than EB-1. However, the permanent labor certification (PERM) process…

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Product Update
Envoy Mobile: Immigration management from your phone
Aug, 4 2017 | Chelsea Iversen

Managing your immigration applications, documentation and questions while you’re traveling or on the go can be overwhelming, especially if you have to log into…

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Policy News
Trump Administration Announces Support of The Raise Act
Aug, 3 2017 | Britni Sehgal

Stephen Miller, a White House advisor, announced on Wednesday the Trump administration’s support of the Raise Act, proposed legislation that would reduce legal immigration…

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Product Update
Envoy Product Update Tech Beat
Aug, 2 2017 | Chelsea Iversen

Envoy is dedicated to bringing you the best support for your immigration needs. Aside from our strong customer service and proven track record of…

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Hiring Global Talent
I-485 Supporting Documentation and Medical Exam
Jul, 31 2017 | Chelsea Iversen

The I-485 form is the primary application form used by would-be immigrants who are eligible to apply for a U.S. green card (lawful permanent…

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Visa Bulletin
Visa Bulletin Updates and More Information
Jul, 28 2017 | Chelsea Iversen

Every year USCIS receives a massive volume of employment-based green card applications, which creates a significant backlog. As a result, the USCIS posts monthly…

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Product and Tech
Welcome to an Effortless Immigration Experience
Jul, 25 2017 | Jamie Gilpin

  Check out a day in the life of our customer and her immigration experience with Envoy. See how Envoy acts as your command…

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Compliance
Immigration Audit: How to Prepare Your Company for a Site Visit
Jul, 14 2017 | Chelsea Iversen

An immigration audit at a company that has employees with H-1B and L-1 status, especially with multiple visa holders, is likely to catch the attention of…

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Compliance
H-1B Status Change: How to Stay Compliant
Jun, 14 2017 | Britni Sehgal

The H-1B visa is job-specific, which means whenever there is a significant change for a sponsored employee – including a change of worksite location,…

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Compliance
Public Access Files to LCAs: Your Top Compliance Questions Answered
Jun, 12 2017 | Britni Sehgal

How long do I need do keep public access files? What do I do with an LCA? Do these questions sound familiar? They probably…

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Immigration & Mobility 101
H-1B Visa Success Story: How FiftyThree Fixed its Broken Immigration Process With Envoy
Jan, 12 2017 | Patty Johnson-Vazquez

H-1B recruitment is no walk in the park. Growing tech company FiftyThree learned this from experience. Designers, engineers and makers comprise the core the…

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