Brent Gunderson

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Investor visas offer wealthy foreigners fast-track to green cards

When Houston entrepreneur Roberto Contreras went shopping for capital to finance a $70 million luxury residential tower he was planning near the …

The necessary hypocrisy of America's migrant workers

Moral hazard is something to be avoided in public policy. Where it exists, a good outcome is difficult.<p>The term is used by economists to describe …

Tea Party

Potential Path to a Green Card in Executive Action

In a little-noticed memo on November 20th, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson ordered Customs and Border Protection and …

H-1B Visa Controversy Obscures Bigger Issues

<i>Editor’s Note: President Obama's executive order on immigration announced last night included several implications for H-1B visas. Commentator Gary</i> …

Obama vows 'more fair and just' immigration to US | world

President Barack Obama on Thursday announced sweeping changes in the immigration system to attract highly-skilled foreign workers to the United …

Immigration

Let’s Fix It: The H-1B Visa Process Needs Improvement

<i>This Influencer post originally appeared on LinkedIn. Kevin Chou</i> <i>shares his thoughts as part of LinkedIn’s Influencer series, “Let’s Fix It” in which</i> …

Immigration

Job brokers steal wages and entrap Indian tech workers in US

Labor brokers providing Indian high-tech workers to American companies have hijacked a professional visa program, creating an underground system of financial bondage by stealing wages and benefits, even suing workers who quit.<p>About 840,000 people from around the world work in the United States on …

Obama’s immigration plan doesn’t grant tech world’s wishes

Silicon Valley leaders have lobbied for years and spent millions of dollars trying to increase the number of high-skilled foreigners who can work in the U.S., but President Obama didn’t grant their top wish in the sweeping executive actions on immigration he announced Thursday.<p>Though he offered …

Silicon Valley

Immigration Law Discourages International Students From Working

When President Obama announced his executive action on immigration in November, millions of undocumented people welcomed the expanded protections …

How to determine immigration law firm valuations, according to Ed Poll of LawBiz Management - Houston Business Journal

As Houston immigration law firms continues to evolve into up-market corporate service businesses, smaller immigration practices may wonder if there …

A Broken Immigration Debate | Pete Spiliakos

In 2010, 54 percent of Americans thought our immigration system was broken. Today, that number is 74 percent. Aaron Blake of the <i>Washington Post</i> …

Obama Keeps Citing the Bible to Tout Immigration Reform — but Do You Remember What He Said About Doing Just That in 2006?

President Barack Obama has once again invoked the Bible to defend his executive action on immigration. While TheBlaze already highlighted some of the potential problems with his latest claim that the holy book “says don’t throw stones in glass houses,” there’s something else worth noting.<p>Obama’s …

Republican Reaction To Obama's Executive Action Makes Immigration Reform Much Less Likely

Republican Reaction To Obama’s Executive Action Makes Immigration Reform Much Less Likely<p>Judging by recent polling, the President's executive action …

Jorge Ramos, Sean Hannity Clash Over Immigration Reform

Fox News' Sean Hannity invited Jorge Ramos onto his show Wednesday night, beginning by congratulating the Fusion anchor for asking President Barack Obama some tough questions on his recent choice to use executive powers on immigration policy.<p>But that's really where the honeymoon ended. When the …

This Unusual Startup Strategy Led to a $200 Million Acquisition by Microsoft in 18 Months

Listening to typical startup advice would have cost these entrepreneurs millions.<p>It's every startup founder's dream: being acquired for hundreds of millions without years of slogging away for decades.<p>And it came true recently for the founders of Acompli, an 18-month-old mobile email app.<p>I know what …

Startups

How to Determine the Goals and Objectives of Your Business Plan

4 min read<p><i>In their book</i> Write Your Business Plan<i>, the staff of Entrepreneur Media offer an in-depth understanding of what’s essential to any business plan, what’s appropriate for your venture, and what it takes to ensure success. In this edited excerpt, the authors help you decide what your goals</i> …

Small Business