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E-2 Visa Approval in Switzerland

Scott Legal just had an E-2 visa approved at the U.S. Consulate in Switzerland. The applicant is an Executive for a travel app company. Click on the buttons below in order to claim your free Visa Guide (E-1, E-2, TN,…
December 14, 2017
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B-1 Approval for E-2 Applicant

Scott Legal just had a B-1 approval in Germany for an applicant that was coming to the U.S. to investigate E-2 visa opportunities. Many applicants that want to pursue an E-2 visa often visit the U.S. prior to applying so…
December 1, 2017
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E-2 Visa Approval for Spanish National

Scott Legal, P.C. has just had an E-2 employee visa approval for a foreign national from Spain. The Visa was issued at the U.S. Consulate in Madrid for 5 years.  Scott Legal also processed several other E-2 visas for this…
November 29, 2017 - Wiki Commons, labeled for reuse
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Department of Homeland Security Announces Termination of Temporary Protected Status for Nicaragua & Automatic Extension for Honduras

On November 6, 2017, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Elaine Duke announced her decision to terminate the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation for Nicaragua. Temporary Protected Status was created by Congress in the Immigration Act of 1990 to provide a…
November 29, 2017

Jenny Zhan joins Scott Legal, P.C.

We are pleased to announce that Jenny Zhan will join Scott Legal P.C. as a full-time legal research analyst in our New York office on December 1, 2017. For the past four years, Ms. Zhan worked as a Case Manager…
November 18, 2017
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USCIS Changes Policy of Deference to Prior Determinations For Nonimmigrant Petitions – Change in the Way USCIS will Adjudicate Petitions

On October 23, 2017, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (“USCIS”) announced that it will revise its policy regarding prior determinations for nonimmigrant petitions. According to its policy memorandum, USCIS will no longer defer to prior determinations of eligibility…
October 27, 2017

Ian E. Scott Lectures at Harvard Law School

Ian E. Scott, Esq. is a graduate from Harvard Law School and was honored to be asked to present a lecture to the Immigration class at Harvard Law School.  Mr. Scott reviewed the current state of immigration adjudication and some…
October 21, 2017