TN Visa as an Alternative to the H1B Visa

Many are now receiving the often-devastating news that their H-1B visa petition was not selected in the H-1B visa lottery. However, Canadians are in a unique situation where they may still have options to work in the United States under NAFTA. Despite the rumors, NAFTA and the TN-1 visa are still viable and continue to… Read More

TN Visa Denials and Refusals

Although both U.S. Customs and Border Protection and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services have increased scrutiny on the adjudication of TN visa applications, we continue to see a high rate of approvals both by mail and at the border.¬† Due to the increased scrutiny being applied by adjudicating Officers, it is crucial that every detail… Read More

TN NAFTA Professions List

General NAFTA Professions¬† TN Accountant – Baccalaureate or Licenciatura Degree; or C.P.A., C.A., C.G.A. or C.M.A. TN Architect – Baccalaureate or Licenciatura Degree; or state/provincial license TN Computer Systems Analyst – Baccalaureate or Licenciatura Degree; or Post- Secondary Diploma3 or Post-Secondary Certificate, and three years experience TN Disaster Relief Insurance Claims Adjuster (claims adjuster employed… Read More

TN Visas for Engineers

One of the many TN professions listed under The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is the profession of Engineer. Applying for a TN as an Engineer can be a complicated process as the specialties encompassed under the TN profession of Engineer have significantly expanded since NAFTA went into force on January 1, 1994. Due… Read More