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- Blog: Hunton Immigration and Nationality LawDecember 2019 Visa Bulletin – Little Change from Previous MonthsPosted on November 18, 2019 by Courtland C. WitherupThe Visa Bulletin is released monthly by the Department of State and is used to determine when a sponsored foreign national can submit the final step of the green card process, or if already pending, when the final step can be adjudicated. Below is a summary of the December Visa Bulletin, including Final Action Dates... Continue Reading
- Blog: Labor & Employment InsightsHelp for H-1B Hopefuls? Changes Coming to the H1-B Visa Cap ProcessPosted on November 14, 2019 by Keith Covington and Anne R. YuengertEmployers who seek to sponsor foreign workers for cap-subject H-1B visas in 2020 will likely see a big change in the process – the use of an electronic pre-registration system that many believe will improve efficiency and reduce costs. The Existing H-1B Cap Process The H-1B visa program is used by a wide variety of...Continue Reading…
- Blog: Haynes and Boone BlogsReminder of Annual Reporting and IRS Filing for ISO Exercises and ESPP Stock TransfersPosted on November 8, 2019 by Haynes and Boone Benefits GroupThis is a reminder for sponsors of equity incentive plans and tax-qualified “employee stock purchase plans” (“ESPPs”) of their year-end information reporting requirements under Section 6039 of the Internal Revenue Code with respect to stock issued to employees or former employees upon the exercise of “incentive stock options” (“ISO”) or transferred under an ESPP. The […] The post Reminder of Annual Reporting and IRS Filing for ISO Exercises and ESPP Stock Transfers appeared first on Haynes and Boone Blogs.
- Blog: Waller Law BlogISS vs. SEC – Rumble in the proxy advisor junglePosted on November 6, 2019 by Marc J. Adesso,Mike Brett