An overview of the intersection between the Arts and Immigration Law
This presentation will provide an overview of the intersection between the Arts and Immigration Law. Details will include a review of current visa options available to foreign national artists, arts entrepreneurs and arts organizations.
Topics to be discussed (subject to change):
Brief Overview of the Immigration System Why an understanding of immigration is important
Non-immigrant v. Immigrant Visas
Common immigration misconceptions
I-94 v. Visas
Dual Intent Visas
How to Obtain Immigrant and Non-Immigrant Visas for Artists
What are the Expected Processing Times?
Other Relevant Non-Immigrant Visa Options and for Arts
Dos and Donts When Crossing the Border
Practical Tips on Avoiding Fraud and Other Schemes
Immigrant Visas (Green Card) Considerations