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CA2 on H-1B, TN Visa Pharmacists, N.Y. Law: Paidi v. Mills

"This case involves a state regulatory scheme that seeks to prohibit some legally admitted aliens from doing the very thing the federal government indicated they could do when they came to the United States—work. Plaintiffs-Appellees are a group of nonimmigrant aliens who have been authorized...

Visa Snafu Forces Teacher to Leave USA

[Nutshell: This man's work visa was approved and renewed five times. Nothing changed in the law or his qualifications. His sixth renewal was denied for no reason. Welcome to my world.] "Eight years ago, Canadian Jim Tibbatts received immigration status that allowed him to teach in Bluegrass...

Advance Copy of DOS Final Rule: No Petition Needed for TN Visa for Mexicans

"The Department of State amends its regulation pertaining to The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), by removing the petition requirement for citizens of Mexico applying for nonimmigrant visa classification as NAFTA professionals. The rule reflects changes to documentary requirements authorized...

DOS Final Rule: No Petition Needed for Mexican TNs

"The Department of State amends its regulation pertaining to The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), by removing the petition requirement for citizens of Mexico applying for nonimmigrant visa classification as NAFTA professionals. The rule reflects changes to documentary requirements authorized...

CBP Canadian TN Checklist

"This list is intended as a guide to assist you in preparing for your application for admission into the United States pursuant to NAFT A (TN). The information listed below is intended to help you in meeting eligibility requirements as well as in identifying any documentary deficiencies, if any...

CBP Launches 'Optimized Processing' for First-Time Canadian TNs, L-1s at 14 Select POEs

"Beginning in mid-September, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is optimizing processing for first-time Canadian TN and L applicants seeking entry into the United States under NAFTA. CBP has designated ports of entry that will ensure a more efficient approach to processing the high volume...