02:00 PM (ET)
Two years after Matter of Dhanasar, how have the adjudications of National Interest Waiver (NIW) applications changed? Is the standard higher, lower, or simply different? Is USCIS applying the new framework fairly? Our panel of experts will discuss how this Administrative Appeals Office decision changed the playing field for NIWs, and how to give your client the best chance for a positive adjudication.
- NYSDOT vs. Dhanasar: What Changed?
- Two-Prong Test: Substantial Merit and National Importance
- Defining the Proposed Field of Endeavor
- Is Your Client Well-Positioned to Advance the Field of Endeavor?
- RFE Trends
- Red Flags: Should You Consider Another Employment-Based Category?
|Free Downloadable Seminar Recording Included with Live Registration Included with registration, participants in the live seminar will receive a free downloadable recording of the seminar. It will be available in participant's Agora Digital Library approximately 4-7 business days from the seminar date.
- *Nathan A. Waxman (DL), New York, NY
- *Tiffany Ling Chang, AILA Southern California Chapter Chair, Irvine, CA
- *Kellie Pai, Houston, TX
*Invited, not confirmed
The speaker's/author's views do not necessarily represent the views of AILA, nor do they constitute legal advice or representation. Practice tips provided are based on the speaker's/author's experiences and the current state of the law. Please be sure to conduct legal research and analysis for your unique situation as the law changes quickly and experiences may differ from your own.
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The National Interest Waivers Post-Dhanasar
web seminar takes place Thursday, February 7, 2019, at the times noted below:
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