Who Qualifies For An H-2A Visa?

An H-2A visa is for employers to hire temporary or seasonal foreign agricultural workers. H-2A visas are managed by the Department of Labor (DOL) under guidelines established by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).  The H-2A program allows farm owners to apply to the DOL to bring in laborers to the United States for agricultural work. The DOL requires that H-2A workers be paid "special rates of pay that Read More

What’s it Worth to Hire the Right Employee?

Hiring new employees isn't as simple as finding a good candidate and offering them the job. Human Resources and Employment Law experts have seen an increase in outsourcing employee recruiting because it is so difficult to find and hire the right employee. Today, most new hires weren't even searching for a job, says the Harvard Business Review: the are actively employed and sourced through LinkedIn and social Read More

Trump Orders New Work Visa Restrictions Through 2020

President Trump signed an executive order on June 22 that will suspend new work visas through the end of 2020. The new restrictions are effective June 24 and expand on the 60-day green card suspension Trump ordered in April, which is set to expire June 23. The original suspension was in response to the COVID pandemic and soaring American unemployment and had many exemptions for highly skilled, healthcare and IT Read More

Discussions with Kyle Farmer H-2A Program Episode 006

Unemployment rates are high right now, yet farmers are still facing labor shortages. How is that possible? Simple: Americans no longer accept jobs on farms. The H-2A program is a possible solution. Watch today's video to hear from Kyle Farmer Esq., founding partner of Farmer, Farmer, & Brown Law Firm, about the benefits of the program, as well as some valuable tips for employers who are considering hiring Read More

Discussions with Kyle Farmer H-2A Program Episode 006

Unemployment rates are high right now, yet farmers are still facing labor shortages. How is that possible? Simple: Americans no longer accept jobs on farms. The H-2A program is a possible solution. Watch today’s video to hear from Kyle Farmer Esq., founding partner of Farmer, Farmer, & Brown Law Firm, about the benefits of the program, as well as some valuable tips for employers who are considering hiring Read More

Supreme Court Rules In Favor of Dreamers

The United States Supreme Court ruled in favor of Dreamers on June 18, 2020, ruling that the Trump administration cannot end DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. The DACA program protects young people who were brought to the United States as children and shields them from deportation, lets them attend school and get work permits. Ending DACA was a key campaign promise for President Trump, the Read More

Paycheck Protection Program Forgiveness Webinar

Connect with Kyle Farmer Esq. and Alan Harris and learn about the regulations and changes that Small Business Owners need to comply with, in order to qualify for the PPP loan forgiveness.  info@ffbfirm.com Or Contact us Here 770-422-4241 Your company Size https://www.sba.gov/size  Forgiveness Form https://home.treasury.gov/system/file... Read More

Why Choose Experienced Business Immigration Attorneys, Not An Immigration Agency?

American businesses frequently need to hire employees for jobs that cannot be filled by American workers, often due to a labor shortage or in order to hire specific skills and talent. Recruiting and hiring international labor and specialty employees is critical to the success of many American businesses. With constantly changing immigration laws and interpretations, managing complicated immigration applications and Read More

Discussions with Kyle Farmer COVID-19 Implications Act Episode 005

In this episode Kyle Farmer Esq. talks about the implications of COVID-19 in the US economy, he discusses the dangers of politicizing this crisis and talks about the financial damage that can potentially be infringed on our country if the lockdown continues.   Farmer goes over real data and reports, he provides his perspective as a business owner and explains how opening our economy can be feasible and offers Read More

Episode 5 Discussions with Kyle Farmer COVID-19 Implications on the Economy

In this episode Kyle Farmer Esq. talks about the implications of COVID-19 on the U.S. economy, he discusses the dangers of politicizing this crisis and talks about the financial damage that can potentially be infringed on our country if the lockdown continues. Kyle reviews recent data and reports provides his perspective as a business owner and explains how opening our economy can be feasible and offers his thoughts Read More