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O1 Visa Filing Fees Set to Rise

  May 2016 the USCIS published a notice proposing an increase in the filing fees for most visa applications, including the O1 Visa for nonimmigrant workers with extraordinary ability in the art, science, business, education, athletics and motion pictures and television industry. Current fees to file for an O1 visa are $325 for regular processing […] Read more

May, 29, 2016

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USCIS Welcomed Almost 20,000 New Citizens For President’s Day

Earlier this month, the USCIS celebrated President’s Day by honoring George Washington and other former presidents by welcoming in nearly 20,000 citizens during upwards of 180 naturalization ceremonies around the country from February 12-22. This was part of a recognition by the U.S. government of the history and lasting importance of immigrants in the United […] Read more

Feb, 28, 2016

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Looking For a Recommender for your O1 visa letter of recommendation?

One of the most important things to keep in my when you’re applying for an O-1 visa is the people who will serve as your recommenders. Immigration officers put a lot of importance on the O1 visa letter of recommendation, they can often make or break the petition. What constitutes as a solid recommender?   […] Read more

Switching from J-1 to O-1

Suppose you’re a research scholar or professor working in the United States under a non-immigrant J-1 visa, but you’re considering switching to an O-1 visa. Is that even possible? Absolutely! A J-1 holder who is subject to the two-year home requirement and unable to obtain a waiver, is a good candidate for an O-1 visa. […] Read more

Feb, 18, 2016

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Self-Employment And Filing For an O-1 Visa

Many people around the world are self-employed. Creative Artist International understands these are hard-working individuals with a drive to succeed. When filing a petition for an O-1 Visa, you may wonder if it’s possible to qualify if you’re partially or fully self-employed. The short answer? No. If you’re planning on coming to the United States to […] Read more

The Deal With Deal Memos & Obtaining Your O1 Visa

                    Creative Artist International comes across potential O1 visa recipients on a daily basis who ask, “What exactly is a deal memo?” It’s evolved overtime from it’s crude beginnings as a simple piece of paper, like a napkin (which is still in use today), to electronic […] Read more

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You’re Offered a New Job…Do You Need An Amended O1 Visa Petition?

Your O1-B Visa petition is approved and finalized. You’ve moved to the Big Apple and found a nice little apartment in the upper west side close to that amazing falafel truck you love. The acting career is going well and you may even get a bigger scene in an upcoming episode. You’re all set! Except, […] Read more

New Year’s Eve In NYC?

                  What’s New Years in the U.S. without the annual Times Square event in the most famous city in the world? For many people, traveling to NYC for New Year’s Eve is on their “bucket list.” Maybe you’ve moved to the U.S. on an O1 visa. If […] Read more

Dec, 29, 2015

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5 Tips for Traveling in the U.S. During the Holidays While on an O1 Visa

The cold, wintry (unless you’re in LA or South Beach) months of the holiday season in the U.S. can be a mix of time well spent with friends and family, and utter chaos, as you do your best to navigate through the epically long lines of traffic and unexpected weather delays at airports.  Back in […] Read more

Dec, 20, 2015

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Ideas for Working Towards Your O1 Visa

Many outstanding workers living in various countries around the world pursue positions and opportunities in the U.S. every year and make the decision to apply for an O1 visa. While numerous applicants already meet certain qualifications that would satisfy the evidence necessary for the USCIS to deem a worker “extraordinary,” there are countless others who […] Read more

Dec, 14, 2015

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