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THE E2 VISA IN 2021: GOOD IDEA OR AWFUL IDEA? In this post, I share my thoughts about the E2 visa in 2021. While I predict that this year will be better than the dumpster fire that was 2020, there are pandemic related challenges that entrepreneurs will continue to face in obtaining and renewing an …

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the definitive guide to the e2 visa investment

THE DEFINITIVE E2 VISA INVESTMENT GUIDE Benjamin Frear, Esq. Immigration Lawyer For Entrepreneurs & Investors Table of Contents — The E2 Visa Investment Guide INTRODUCTION—The E2 Visa Investment Guide There is understandably a lot of confusion surrounding the E2 visa investment requirements. In the course of my practice, I am commonly asked: How much is …

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THE E2 VISA WITHOUT A LAWYER-main image

Recently, I was contacted by someone who was interested in an E2 Visa. When I followed up with them a week later they said that a “friend” told them that they did not need a lawyer. This is a fairly common occurrence for immigration lawyers—and it puts us in an awkward position.  It sounds totally …

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THREE US INVESTOR VISA OPTIONS Benjamin Frear, Esq. Immigration Lawyer For Entrepreneurs & Employers Intro—3 Investor Visa Options There are a number of options that will enable you to secure a US visa after making an investment. This post will walk you through three options that are commonly explored by foreign nationals who want to …

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The TN Visa Employer Requirements

The goal of this post is to convince you that TN Visa employer requirements are manageable I know that as an employer, you have a lot going on.  You are managing your team while taking care of your customers/clients, finances, marketing etc. Given your workload, when you find a great candidate for an open position, …

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Ben Frear, Esq. Practicing US Business Immigration in all 50 States Recently, I was contacted by an impressive entrepreneur who was in a tough spot He was recently denied an E2 visa because he did not prove that his investment was irrevocably committed to the business. Sadly, this is an extremely common reason for an …

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the tn visa process

This post explores provides an overview of the TN Visa process for those who qualify as NAFTA professionals. It is designed to help amazing Canadian & Mexican employees and US employers who want to know what to expect. Two Options for TN Applicants: US Port of Entry and USCIS The first thing to understand is …

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This video walks you through the E2 Visa process that we go through when working with a client.

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This video gives a brief overview of the L1 Visa Requirements. To summarize, the L1 Visa requires… A qualifying corporate relationship between the transferring entity abroad and the entity in the US. One year of employment abroad as a qualifying manager, executive or specialized knowledge employee. The employee in the US must work in an …

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