New I-601 Hardship Waiver Filing Procedure

Newly Proposed Filing Procedures Will Allow Spouses and Children of US Citizens to File Their I-601 Waiver in the United States What is an I-601 Hardship Waiver? Certain classes of foreign nationals are not eligible to immigrate to the United States because of previous immigration violations, the commission of serious aggravated felonies, drug or alcohol […]

Posted on March 27, 2012 at 7:39 pm by Immigration Lawyer Peter Messersmith · Permalink · 2 Comments
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J1 Waiver Options for Physicians

The vast majority of foreign physicians who come to the United States for graduate medical training are going to be subject to INA Section 212(E) if they obtained such training with a J1 visa.  J1 visa holders subject to INA Section 212(E) are required to return to their home country for a period of two […]