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State Dept. Asks Visa Seekers Denied by Trump to Reapply, Law360

Friday, April 2, 2021

Partner Eleanor Pelta spoke with Law360 about the Biden-Harris administration’s decision to permit individuals to reapply if they were denied H-1B, H-2B, J, and L temporary visas under the Trump administration.  "As US consular posts around the world are still operating at reduced capacity, there will still be challenges to obtain visa issuance appointments for transferees, and those traveling from countries with which we have COVID-related entry restrictions will still have to deal with those barriers," said Eleanor. Eleanor also discussed the development with CQ Roll Call.

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