Category Archives: H1B Visas

Good News for Spouses of H1B Visa Holders

Saturday, July 26, 2014 | Last Updated: May 25, 2014
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H1B Visa Holders Spouses in the U.S. under H4 status Announced Last Week: Good News for Spouses of H1B Visa Holders At Ranchod Law, many of our clients are H1B Visa Holders with spouses in the U.S. under H4 status. Currently, these H4 spouses are not allowed to work legally in the U.S. We at […]

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3 Year H1B Extension Process [[VIDEO]]

Saturday, July 26, 2014 | Last Updated: May 25, 2014
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How does a person on an H1B visa get a 3-year extension? Let’s watch a short video about 3-year H1B extensions: Remember that you should consult with a qualified immigration attorney before attempting any change in your legal status. Call The Ranchod Law Group today at (916) 613-3553. Our offices are located in Sacramento, Santa […]

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Immigration Process for Doctors [[VIDEO]]

Saturday, July 26, 2014 | Last Updated: May 25, 2014
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How do doctors immigrate to the United States? Immigration attorney Kaushik Ranchod provides an overview: Remember that you should consult with a qualified immigration attorney before attempting any change in your legal status. Call us today at (916) 613-3553. Our offices are conveniently located in Sacramento, Santa Clara and San Francisco and we remotely assist […]

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Can You Stay in the U.S. on a Cap Gap while H1B is Pending?

Saturday, July 26, 2014 | Last Updated: May 25, 2014
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What if my OPT is set to expire before my H1B takes effect?? Cap gap to the rescue! If you studied in the U.S. in F status, you are probably familiar with OPT (Optional Practical Training), which temporarily allows you to work in the U.S. in your major area of study. Now what happens if […]

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H 1B Cap Numbers Analysis

Saturday, July 26, 2014 | Last Updated: August 17, 2010
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Immigration Attorney in San Francisco Area Considers Latest Government H 1B Stats The latest numbers concerning H 1B applications were updated by the USCIS about one week ago. Working as an immigration attorney with many firms and individuals in the San Francisco area who have a stake in this process, I’m always interested in these […]

It’s a Good Idea to Get H 1B Visa Applications In Early

Saturday, July 26, 2014 | Last Updated: July 14, 2010
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San Jose Immigration Attorney Looks at New Figures in H 1B process Just a few years ago, the cap for H 1B visa applications would be reached in a few days. The H 1B visa is designed to allow U.S. employers to hire foreign workers for specific types of jobs that demand special skills, knowledge […]

Immigration Attorney Looks at Latest on H1B Cap

Saturday, July 26, 2014 | Last Updated: June 24, 2010
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Immigration Attorney in San Francisco Considers Prospect of Reaching H1B Cap The figures are coming in and I check them often in my San Francisco office where I serve clients all around the country as an immigration attorney. The figures pertain to H1B petitions and the caps—the 65,000 regular petition cap and 20,000 advanced degree […]

Immigration Lawyer Report on the 2010 H1B Cap Report

Saturday, July 26, 2014 | Last Updated: June 8, 2010
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The U.S. Congress has set limits regarding H1B petitions for those in foreign countries who want to come to the U.S. to work and for those in the U.S. with an advanced degree who want to stay in the country and work. As an immigration lawyer with offices in the San Francisco and Sacramento area, I […]

Questions You May be Asked in your H1B Interview

Saturday, July 26, 2014 | Last Updated: June 7, 2010
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I know that most H1B applicants get nervous about their interview. As an immigration attorney in Sacramento, San Francisco and Santa Clara we work with individuals seeking employment around the U.S.  Since there is a degree of uncertainty and the interview process is subjective it certainly makes sense that a certain amount of worry will […]

F-1 Status and Extension of OPT

Saturday, July 26, 2014 | Last Updated: May 29, 2010
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In my extensive experience as a immigration lawyer in San Francisco, I do a lot of work in the area of H1B visas. From my office in the San Francisco Bay area, I work with applicants from all 50 states who have been in this country under a F 1 visa and who during that […]