Answers to 5 Frequently Asked Questions for Startup Founders

Below are answers to questions regarding various stages of startup companies. 1. I am in the early stages of starting my business. What basic legal issues do I need to be aware of at this time, and where should I start? Starting a new business is an exciting and challenging… Read More

Preparing for Washington’s Paid Family and Medical Leave Act

Under a law passed last year, Washington State will begin offering paid family and medical leave benefits to workers in 2020. These benefits will be funded by payroll taxes that take effect January 1, 2019. Employers should start preparing now to ensure they are ready for these significant legal changes. Read More

No Premium Processing for H-1B Cap Petitions until September 10, 2018

  USCIS has announced that it will suspend premium processing for all H-1B cap-subject petitions filed this year for FY-2019. This suspension is expected to last from April 2, 2018 until Sept. 10, 2018. Once the suspension has been lifted, employers may interfile premium processing for their pending H-1B cap… Read More