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EB2 Entrepreneur Visa Options FAQ

Updated January 31, 2017 in Green Cards,
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creativiy lightbulb 145906327; EB-2 Entrepreneur Visa Options FAQBelow is a FAQ on one entrepreneur visa option, the Employment Based Second Preference (EB2) Immigrant Visa category known as the National Interest Waiver (NIW). USCIS has stated that it is broadening its interpretations of the National Interest Waiver to accommodate entrepreneurs who want to build businesses and create jobs in the US, since entrepreneur visa options are often limited for a variety of reasons. more »

National Interest Waiver (NIW) Green Card

Updated February 3, 2017 in Green Cards,
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Statue of Liberty Replica Tokyo 147011351 National Interest Waiver (NIW) Green CardThe National Interest Waiver (NIW) green card may be an option for members of the professions holding an advanced degree or its equivalent, or individuals with Exceptional Ability in the Sciences, Arts or Business who can show that their work is in the national interest.

On December 27, 2016, the Administrative Appeals Office (AAO) of USCIS set forth a new framework for assessment of the merits of a National Interest Waiver (NIW) petition.

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Physician NIW Green Card

Updated January 22, 2015 in Green Cards,
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Surgeons in Operating Theater 200470801-001; Physician NIW Green CardPhysicians in pursuit of permanent residence in the US may be exempt from the PERM labor certification process if they meet requirements for the Physician National Interest Waiver (Physician NIW) green card category. more »

Employment-Based Priority Dates (EB)

Updated February 3, 2017 in Processing Times,
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Calendar 96828128 Employment-Based Priority DatesThe information below from the JANUARY 2017 Visa Bulletin summarizes “Application Final Action Dates” (consistent with prior Visa Bulletins) and “Dates for Filing Applications” indicating when immigrant visa applicants should be notified to assemble and submit required documentation to the National Visa Center with regard to Employment-Based Priority Dates (FB). more »

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