In Oregon, businesses of every size and sector – from apparel, advertising, and architecture to health care and high tech – hire from abroad. Immigration law is full of pitfalls; different visas carry different permissions and restrictions, and professional or personal situations can change overnight – especially in moments of national change, such as the country is currently going through with the Trump Administration and its Executive Orders on immigration. The best way to protect Oregon businesses is to protect the people who keep them running, says Melany Savitt. "We're constantly thinking about our clients' best interests – and not just about their business, but the foreign nationals they're hiring. For us, it's not a mechanical approach; it's personal."
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