On January 18, 2017, USCIS published a new ruling designed to clarify DHS policies and “enable US employers to retain high-skilled workers.” An initial goal of the ruling is to codify DHS regulations with longstanding DHS policies and practices with the aim of improving employee portability and enhancing the employers’ ability to hire and retain employees during the immigration ... Read Full Article
About Jon Velie
Jon Velie is a member of the US Supreme Court and numerous Federal Courts. He founded his law firm focusing on Immigration and providing pro bono or low bono services for Native American rights in 1993. Jon served as corporate counsel for Vectrix Corp 1994-2000, a tech company that raised $90M and acquired 11 companies.
Jon serves as Immigration partner for the 500 member founders network for start up entrepreneurs based in San Francisco and has spoken at numerous universities and law schools, conferences, corporate strategy meetings and on Congressional panels. Jon received his law degree from University of Oklahoma in 1993 and BA from Cal Berkeley in 1989.