Do Medical Sonographers and Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians qualify for TN visa status?
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Do Medical Sonographers and Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians qualify for TN visa status?

Professionals in medical and allied professions not listed under the USCMA, often look at closely related professions to try and obtain TN visa status. Medical Sonographers and Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians often look to the TN profession of Medical Lab Technicians and Technologists for TN visa status. We review the TN profession of Medical Lab Technicians and Technologists, the requirements, and who qualifies here.

How do I bring my household belongings to the USA?
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How do I bring my household belongings to the USA?

After you have been approved for an immigrant or non-immigrant visa allowing you to work and live in the United States, you might have household belongings you wish to bring with you. Prior to moving any belongings to the United States, there are procedures you need to be aware of before moving your belongings. Find out about the process of bringing your belongings to the United States here.

What are the best alternatives to the H-1B lottery for employers?
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What are the best alternatives to the H-1B lottery for employers?

It has become increasingly difficult to obtain an H1-B Visa through the annual lottery making it difficult for employers to employ foreign professionals. As an employer, you should be aware of the alternatives to the H-1B lottery when recruiting and hiring foreign talent. Learn about some of the best alternatives to the H-1B visa lottery.

As a Mexican Citizen how can I work in the US?
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As a Mexican Citizen how can I work in the US?

Before any foreign national can work in the United States, they must obtain proper work authorization. This is commonly referred to as a work visa. There are several different work visas available for Mexicans to work and live in the United States. See what options are available for Mexicans to work and live in the United States.

Can I work as a manager or a supervisor under TN visa status?
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Can I work as a manager or a supervisor under TN visa status?

Under the US Mexico Canada Agreement (USCMA) there are 63 professions that qualify for TN visa status. The professions listed are not of a purely managerial nature. If you have been offered a managerial or executive position under a USMCA profession, you need to be aware of the limitations of TN visa status. Find out if your managerial or executive role will qualify for TN visa status.

As a Canadian or Mexican, do I need form DS-160 for my TN visa application?
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As a Canadian or Mexican, do I need form DS-160 for my TN visa application?

Under the USMCA (NAFTA) both Canadian and Mexican professionals are able to obtain TN visa status to work in the US under certain qualifying professions. TN-1 status for Canadians and TN-2 status for Mexicans. Although the qualifications for both Canadians and Mexicans are the same, the options for obtaining TN visa status vary. Find out if you need a DS-160 for your TN visa application.

How do I get TN visa status as a Mexican citizen?
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How do I get TN visa status as a Mexican citizen?

The Trade NAFTA (TN) category was developed as part of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) for Mexican and Canadian citizens to work and live in the United States temporarily. NAFTA has since been replaced by the US Mexico Canada Agreement, the USCMA. The USMCA adopted the major parts of NAFTA dealing with Mexican (TN-2 Visa) and Canadian (TN-1 Visa) citizens working in the US. Under the USCMA citizens of Mexico are allowed to work in the US under certain NAFTA professions in TN-2 visa status. Permanent residents of Mexico are not eligible for TN-2 Visa status. Find out what you need to get TN-2 status as a Mexican citizen. 

Does a TN Visa require sponsorship?
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Does a TN Visa require sponsorship?

The USMCA (NAFTA) makes hiring Canadian citizens and Mexican citizens on TN Visas relatively simple when compared to the other US work visa options. Canadians and Mexicans are both able to obtain TN Visa status without the formal sponsorship associated with the processes of obtaining H-1B Visas and US Green Cards. A TN visa is not considered formal sponsorship, here are a few reasons why.