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Covid 19

My National Interest Exception Application was approved. What will serve as an evidence that it was approved? What documents should I have with me when travelling to the U.S.?

In July 2020, the Department of State announced that certain business and student travelers coming from Schengen countries or the U.K. (such as B-1 business visitors), treaty traders, or treaty investors may apply for a  National Interest Exception (“NIE”). The NIE allows such…
September 17, 2020
Approvals

B-1 Visa Approval at London Consulate

One of our clients was just approved for a B-1 visa at the U.S. Consulate in London.  The applicant had used another attorney to apply for an E-2 visa and was not successful and subsequently hired us to process their…
January 30, 2020
Approvals

B Visa Approval in Melbourne

We just had an B-1 visa approval in Melbourne, Australia. The applicant was granted a B-1 business visitor visa in order to come to the United States to investigate E-2 investment opportunities and will return to Australia to apply for the…
June 18, 2019
Approvals

B-1 Visa Extension Approval

We just had an B-1 extension approval at the U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services. The applicant was granted an extension of B-1 business visitor status in order to further investigate E-2 investment in the United States and will return to the…
February 6, 2019
Immigration

What Activities are Permitted on a B-1 Visa?

We are frequently asked what activities are permitted while in the U.S. on a B-1 visa. The B-1 classification is available to foreign nationals who desire to enter the U.S. for short-term business activities. For B-1 purposes, engaging in business…
August 11, 2017
Approvals

B-1 Approval for E-2 Visa Applicant

We just received an approval for a B-1 visa for an applicant that is applying for an E-2 visa through USCIS.  The applicant entered the U.S. on a B-2 visa and changed status to a B-1 to give him the…
May 12, 2017