Tag Archives: L-1 Visa

New USCIS Policy Decision Broadens Permissible Bases for Visa Transfer of Multinational Managers

After four years of internal deliberations, U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) recently issued a policy memorandum binding all USCIS personnel to follow the reasoning of a 2013 USCIS Administrative Appeals Office (AAO) decision. That AAO decision broadened the type of evidence a U.S. employer may cite in support of an L-1A intracompany transfer visa, … Continue reading this entry

Business Visa Update: New Validity Dates for L-1 Visas

The U.S. Department of State (DOS) recently issued a new regulation affecting employees who work in the United States on L-1 visas, also known as Multinational Intra-Company Transferee Visas. This visa category is available to foreign national employees of U.S. companies who have worked abroad for at least one year for a branch, parent, subsidiary, … Continue reading this entry