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What impact will the Biden/Harris administration have on the extraordinary ability visa/green card? What changes did the Trump administration make with regards to the O-1 visa and Eb-1A green card?

The O-1A visa is for individuals with an extraordinary ability in the sciences, education, business, or athletics and is set aside for people who have risen to the top of their profession.  Additionally, these persons must be coming temporarily to…
November 17, 2020
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Which non-immigrant visa categories allow my spouse to work in the U.S.? How and when can my spouse apply for the work authorization? Can my spouse work for any employer?

If you are currently in the U.S. on a non-immigrant visa, your spouse may be able to work in the U.S. This article will discuss which spouses of non-immigrant visa holders are/are not authorized to work in the U.S. This…
October 14, 2019

O-1 Visa Approval for Design Architect

We just had an approval of an O-1 visa at the U.S. Consulate in Kuala Lumpur that one of our Scott Legal lawyers worked on. The client was well-prepared for the O-1 visa interview and the visa was instantly approved.…
July 29, 2019

What is Expedited Processing?

Foreign nationals who are preparing to file an application for an immigration benefit with USCIS, or those who have already filed an application and are waiting for a decision, may require expedited processing of their applications in some instances where…
September 13, 2018
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什么是杰出人才签证? O-1A&O-1B签证描述

概述/说明 O-1签证适用于在科学,艺术,教育,商业或体育方面具有非凡能力的个人,或者在电影或电视行业中具有非凡成就,并在国内或国际上获得认可的个人。主要的O-1类别是: O-1A:在科学,教育,商业或体育(不包括艺术,电影或电视行业)方面有非凡成就的个人 O-1B:在电影或电视行业具有非凡艺术能力或非凡成就的个人 (more…)
January 8, 2018

O-1 Visa Approval for Business Professional

Scott Legal, P.C. just had an approval for an O-1 Visa for a business professional that specialized in the Insurance Industry.  The applicant was a national from Italy who is not able to come to the U.S. to conduct presentations…
April 11, 2017