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U.S. Government Shutdown: Immigration and Visa Consequences for the Business Community

The unthinkable is happening, a U.S. government shutdown. What is the impact of this on immigration matters? Passports - The United States Passport Office will stop processing U.S. passport and passport card...more

FCA Publishes FAQs on Passporting Under AIFMD

On August 27, the FCA published a new webpage setting out frequently asked questions (FAQs) on passporting arrangements under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (2011/61/EU) (AIFMD)....more

FCA Updates AIFMD Webpage with Information on Passporting Arrangements

On August 15, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) updated the “latest news” webpage on the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (2011/61/EU) (AIFMD) with information on passporting arrangements under the AIFMD....more

Farewell to the I-94 Card - What It Means for the Form I-9 Process for Foreign Workers

Earlier this year, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) started phasing out the I-94 cards issued to nonimmigrant visitors and implementing a new on-line procedure....more

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Revises I-94 Processes

Foreign nationals entering the United States through an air or sea port will most likely not be issued an I-94 Arrival-Departure Record, the small card normally stapled into the passports of foreign nationals. The U.S....more

Iowa Immigration Law Blog: How do I prove my lawful admission now that the government is no longer issuing I-94 cards?

On April 30, 2013, U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP) began substituting a passport stamp and an electronic entry record for the paper I-94s that had been filled out by people entering the U.S. by air or sea ports (Note:...more

Immigration Oversights Can Spoil Summer Travel Plans

As we enter the travel season with an improving economy, many parents are planning to take their children to exciting international venues, but could find themselves stymied at ports of departure or entry if they have not...more

Employers and Employees: Take Note of Senate’s Immigration Reform Bill

The bipartisan bill on immigration reform introduced in the U.S. Senate on Wednesday of this past week does not even have a number assigned to it yet, but already it has drawn more attention and support than any prior attempt...more

Financial Services Quarterly Report - First Quarter 2013: Marketing and Distributing Your Fund in the Middle East: If...

Those familiar with fundraising in the Middle East will be familiar with the concept of what is loosely dubbed “market” or “tolerated” practice. The terms are, in most people’s minds, interchangeable, but in fact look at the...more

Iowa Immigration Law Blog: When a Visa is NOT Needed

A foreign national entering the U.S. usually must present a visa issued by a U.S. consulate at the point of entry. But not always. Here are some exceptions...more

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