8 C.F.R. 214.2 - Special requirements for admission, extension, and maintenance of status

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  • 623 F.2d 730 (1st Cir. 1980), 79-1243, United States v. Kavazanjian
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
    • 27 Junio 1980
    ...the next country, and (3) he will accomplish his departure within eight hours after his arrival or on the next available transport. 8 C.F.R. § 214.2(c) (1980); accord, id. § 212.1(e)(1); 22 id. § 41.30. A TWOV is barred from applying for extension of temporary stay or for adjustment of his ......
  • 891 F.2d 1374 (9th Cir. 1989), 87-4083, International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union v. Meese
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
    • 29 Agosto 1989
    ...with their petition a labor certification that there are no unemployed persons in the United States available to perform the work. See 8 C.F.R. § 214.2(h)(3) [4] This 1983 memorandum was written by the then General Counsel of the INS, Maurice Inman, Jr. [5] We do not suggest that the three ......
  • 92 F.Supp.3d 459 (E.D.Va. 2015), C. A. 3:14cv670, Bojorquez-Moreno v. Shores & Ruark Seafood Co., Inc.
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States District Courts 4th Circuit Eastern District of Virginia
    • 17 Marzo 2015
    ...the H-2B program authorizes the employment of foreign workers to perform nonagricultural work. See 8 U.S.C. § 1101(a) (15) (H) (ii); 8 CFR § 214.2(h) (1) (ii) (D). The Plaintiffs in this case were admitted to the United States under H-2B visas. (Compl. ¶ ¶ 7-12.) In connection with the oyst......
  • 44 Misc.3d 740, 2014-24108, Gani v. State
    • United States
    • 3 Marzo 2014
    ...that he could have taken such a job via the Optional Practical Training (" OPT" ) program (Cl. Br. at 6). OPT is defined in 8 CFR 214.2(f)(10), which states in relevant part, that: " Practical training may be authorized to an F-1 student who has been lawfully enrolled on a fu......
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  • Immigration Benefits Management
    • United States
    • ABA Immigration Compliance and Best Practices -
    • 27 Agosto 2018
    ...§ 1182(n). 7. INA § 212(t); 8 U.S.C. § 1182(t). 8. Id. 9. 20 C.F.R. § 655.700. 10. INA § 101(a)(15)(H); 8 U.S.C. § 1101(a)(15)(H); 8 C.F.R. § 214.2(h)(4)(i)(A). 11. 8 C.F.R. § who may be issued a visa or otherwise be provided H-1B status is capped at 65,000 with an additional 20,000 under t......
  • Here Come Many More Mail-Order Brides: Why IMBRA Fails Women Escaping the Russian Federation
    • United States
    • Capital University Law Review Nbr. 46-4, December 2018
    • 1 Diciembre 2018
    ...visa or fianc6 visa, her lawful status lasts only a few months. Visitor visas are typically granted for no more than six months. 8 C.F.R. § 214.2(b)(1) (2017). The fianc6 visa is good only for ninety days. 8 U.S.C. § 1184(d)(1) (2012). Employment authorization is limited to specific statuse......
  • Regulating the Human Supply Chain
    • United States
    • Iowa Law Review Nbr. 102-2, January 2017
    • 1 Enero 2017
    ...term of his or her employer’s petition. “[A]n alien’s stay as an H-2A nonimmigrant is limited by the term of an approved petition.” 8 C.F.R. § 214.2(h)(5)(viii)(C) (2016). Petitions are approved for the petitioning firm only; the approval cannot be transferred to other employers. From the p......
  • The IRCA I-9 Guide
    • United States
    • ABA Immigration Compliance and Best Practices -
    • 27 Agosto 2018
    ...Optional Practical Training (OPT) § 8.4.2, ICE (2008), https:// www.immihelp.com/visas/studentvisa/sevp_policy_guidance.pdf. 110. 8 C.F.R. § 214.2(f)(5)(vi). 111. The DHS STEM Programs list has been corrected to include code 14.0701, Chemical Engineering, which DHS had inadvertently omitted......
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