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Judge Halts June Executive Order Providing Relief for Named Parties to Law Suit

By |2020-10-02T17:53:22+00:00October 2nd, 2020|Coronavirus, H-1B, Immigration, L-1A Visa, Nonimmigrant Visas, Travel Ban, USCIS|

On October 1, 2020, a California federal judge issued a ruling overturning the June 24, 2020 Executive Order blocking the issuance of new nonimmigrant employment visas. The judge ruled that President Donald Trump likely overstepped his authority when he issued the Executive Order under coronavirus-related restrictions. This is great news for foreign workers who work for U.S. employers in H-1B, L-1 and J-1 status.  It relieves one obstacle to their ability to leave the U.S. and travel overseas. 

USCIS and CBP Extend Form I-129 Pilot Program for Canadian L-1 Nonimmigrants

By |2018-12-18T20:26:30+00:00November 6th, 2018|I-129, L-1A Visa, Nonimmigrant Visas|

USCIS and the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) are extending the joint agency pilot program for Canadian citizens seeking L-1 nonimmigrant status under NAFTA.