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Product Design, A Creative Venture?

Product designers are responsible for informative and visual consumer product design. Most of the time, product designers are filed under O1-A due to their technical design abilities but what if they were able to be filed under an O-1B?   Aesthetics When you see everyday products in a grocery store, you may analyze what you’re

Are digital marketers creative and artistic

Are Digital Marketers Creative and Artistic?

Are digital marketers creative and artistic? Do they qualify for O-1B Visas?    Digital marketing is a fairly new field in the sense that it’s only been around since the advent of the Internet. When many people think about the internet, they may think about coding, computer programming, IT, or other professions. Although understanding and

Should an artist trademark her name?

Should An Artist Trademark Her Name?

Should An Artist Trademark Her Name? Artists and Creatives are often focused with the creation of their work and the artistic process. And rightly so, they should be focused on their artistry and developing their work. However in the 21st Century, in order for an artist or creative to succeed within her craft, she must

Overview of the Artist/O-1 Visa

Overview of the Artist/O-1 Visa

The O-1 visa is a work visa with a maximum validity period of 3 years. You cannot volunteer your time or work as you need to demonstrate to the government that you will be employed. You can either file for an employer-based petition or an agent-based petition. Filing with an employer-petitioner can be restrictive as

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What to Do Before Filing for the EB-1A

The EB-1A is a green card based on extraordinary ability.    Step 1: Consult with an Attorney and Have a Strategy Session It is essential that you get a professional opinion of an experienced immigration attorney. You should ensure that you have the proper qualifications to qualify for the EB-1A.  A strategy session gives you

National or International Recognition in Your Field

O-1 Criterion: National or International Recognition in Your Field

One of the six criteria for the O-1 visa is national or international recognition within your field.   There are a variety of ways you can satisfy this criterion of national or international recognition. This can include press articles, publications of your work, or press features. It is extremely critical that when you are applying

Do You Need a High Salary for the O-1 Visa?

Do You Need a High Salary for the O-1 Visa?

The O-1 visa is a professional work visa, not a volunteer visa. This means that you must include proof of your future work in the United States, including how much you will be making.   Form I-129 includes a section that asks for your proposed salary in your future employment. It is important to note

Your CV and Why It’s Important for Your O-1 Visa

Your CV and Why It’s Important for Your O-1 Visa

The CV: it’s a critical piece of your petition. Yet, both attorneys and clients alike often overlook the CV in the O-1 process. A CV is also your resume. Therefore, this document should include your achievements, accomplishments, education, skills, etc. Unfortunately, more often than not, a traditional CV is not impressive in the eyes of

An Advisory Opinion: What Is It and Why Do You Need It?

An Advisory Opinion: What Is It and Why Do You Need It?

An advisory opinion is a vital piece of your petition. A simple way to look at an advisory opinion is to understand that it is a letter from a labor union which does “not object” to the granting of the O-1 visa . It is also considered to be a technical requirement of your petition.

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