Automatic Revalidation

What is Automatic Revalidation? Automatic revalidation allows certain temporary visitors who hold expired nonimmigrant visas to be admitted at a U.S. port of entry by U.S. Customs and Border Patrol. Who May be Admitted into the U.S. Under Automatic Revalidation?...

Form I-94

What is Form I-94? Form I-94, Arrival and Departure Record, takes the form of an electronic form or a hard copy. It is a document which is issued by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). This form is generally attached to a visitor’s passport and it provides...

Contingency Planning for Undocumented Individuals

Contingency planning for undocumented individuals is more important now that it has ever been. Recent changes in the political atmosphere of United States immigration laws have alarmed many families in the U.S. who may have undocumented family members. The question of...

Visa Waiver Program

What is the Visa Waiver Program? Created in 1986, the Visa Waiver Program allows citizens of eligible countries to travel on a temporary basis to the United States without having to first obtain an immigrant visa. The program was created with the goal of promoting...

Can I Extend My B-1 Visa?

As we have mentioned in one of our previous blogs, a B-1/B-2 visa normally allows an individual to stay in the U.S. for a period of up to six months at a time. Sometimes, an individual may be eligible to extend this time period if they are granted the proper...

The L-1 Visa

The L-1 Visa What is the L-1 Visa? The L-1 Visa is a type of temporary nonimmigrant visa which allows a foreign worker to transfer to their employer’s office in the United States, or the employer’s parent branch, subsidiary, or affiliate. Who is Eligible for an L-1...