Category Archives: L Visa

Q&A from Trump’s June 22, 2020 amended executive Order

Below is the text of the executive order and the questions and answers as related to each section

The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has significantly disrupted Americans’ livelihoods.  Since March 2020, United States businesses and their workers have faced extensive disruptions while undertaking certain public health measures...

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L Visa Time Limits and Other Options

How to Extend Your Stay in the U.S. Beyond the Time Period Specified by USCIS

 

Can I recapture time not spent in the U.S. to stay here longer on my L visa?

 

Immigration law states that “the period of authorized admission for” an L-1 nonimmigrant admitted to render services in a managerial or executive capacity shall not...
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The L-1 Visa for Employees Coming to the United States

   

L-1 Visa for Intra-company Workers

 

A company that wishes to relocate qualified employees who are foreign nationals may seek the L-1 visa.  The L-1 visa is a  non-immigrant visa which allows companies to temporarily  relocate employees to U.S. operations.  The relocated employee must be transferred from a subsidiary, parent, affiliate, or branch office...

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L-1 Visa Qualifying Organizations

What is a Qualifying Organization for an L-1 Visa?   For the purposes of an L-1 visa, foreign businesses or organizations are required to be related to the U.S. based entity in a specific manner.  The following are recognized as acceptable qualifying relationships according to USCIS.   Majority Ownership If a foreign entity owns more than 50% of a U.S....
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