The brain drain in Boston is a well known phenomena, and in the never-ending search for talent, it's no wonder why many Boston companies turn abroad to recruit some of the best minds to grow their companies. But even though this solution seems simple, it can open up a whole can of immigration issues that can be a headache for you AND your foreign-born job-seekers.
Arm yourself with the knowledge necessary to recognize and understand these issues, and to best position yourself and your company to avoid immigration problems. Laura will address immigration law essentials most relevant to start-up companies considering the hire of foreign nationals.
What You'll Learn:
Principles of business immigration law
Overview of the most common non-immigrant visas for employees of start-ups (H-1B, TN, O-1, etc.)
Basics of immigrant visas (“green cards”)
Considerations for foreign national founders of U.S. companies