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US Embassy London: Limited Visa Processing Summer 2012

Filed February 17, 2012 under US Consulate and US Embassy , tagged , , ,

Museum of Natural History, London 148307051The US Embassy London has issued a notice regarding extremely limited US Visa processing in July and August 2012 due to the Olympics in London. In addition, US Embassy London has expanded its Visa Reissuance Program to additional temporary visa categories including the H-1B visa, H-4 visa, C-1 visa, D visa, and J-1 visa. Details are below. more »

USCIS Initiatives Promote Start-Ups, Job Creation

Filed August 2, 2011 under USCIS and DHS , tagged , , , , ,

On August 2, 2011, Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano and USCIS Director Alejandro Mayorkas outlined a series of policy, operational, and outreach efforts to promote start-ups. They hope these initiatives will fuel the US economy and stimulate investment in the United States by attracting foreign entrepreneurial talent of exceptional ability or talent who otherwise can create US jobs, form start-up companies in the United States, and/or invest capital in areas of high unemployment in the United States. more »

US Embassy London O-1 Visa and P Visa Reissuance

Filed October 14, 2010 in Temporary Visas, under US Consulate and US Embassy , tagged , ,

Richard I Coeur de Lion, London Parliament 153666818The US Embassy London has advised that certain O-1 visa or P visa applicants who have held an O-1 visa or P visa in the past may be eligible to apply for the Visa Reissuance Program, and may obtain a new O-1 visa or P visa without an interview with a US consular officer. Criteria for eligibility are below.  more »

O-1 Denials Investigated

Filed August 10, 2010 in Temporary Visas, under USCIS and DHS , tagged , ,

Wall of granite blocks Great Zimbabwe Ruins 139393655Due to an outcry from immigration practitioners, the film industry, the performing arts community and various research institutions, in the summer of 2010, USCIS has been investigating O-1 visa and P visa denials and requests for further evidence (RFEs), which have increased dramatically over the past 18 months.  more »

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