Sep 08 2016
Introduction to the Immigration Visa Process for A...

Introduction to the Immigration Visa Process for A...

Presented by California Lawyers for the Arts at California Lawyers for the Arts

This workshop will provide an introduction to the immigration visa process for artists and arts organizations and answer these fundamental questions:
-How does the basic immigration system work for visual and performing artists who are foreign nationals?
-What are the obligations of a sponsoring arts organization and what are the costs and time frames?
-What are the main temporary visa categories for artists and what is “extraordinary ability” in the arts?
-What is a “dual intent” visa and what are the steps to apply for permanent residence and U.S. Citizenship?
-What low-cost resources are available to arts organizations and when is it advisable to consult an immigration attorney?

Admission Info

General Admission: $20 Online (+ Processing Fees).
CLA Members: $10 Online (+ Processing Fees). Requires Member Access Code.
CLA Senior Members $5 Online (+ Processing Fees). Requires Member Access Code.
CLA Student Members $5 Online (+ Processing Fees). Requires Member Access Code.

Phone: 9164426210

Email: lisa.camhi@calawyersforthearts.org

Dates & Times

2016/09/08 - 2016/09/08

Location Info

California Lawyers for the Arts

2015 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95811