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USCIS restricts eligibility for TN economist category to professional economists

  1. Date Announced

    Nov. 20, 2017

    USCIS revises the definition of TN economist to be based on business activities. To qualify, a TN Economist must serve as a professional economist; the category will no longer be available to individuals working in financial analyst, market research analyst or marketing specialist occupations, as well as other occupations that are related to economics but primarily include the activity of other occupations. [ID #489]

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    Dec. 18, 2017
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Agency Directive
Agencies Affected: USCIS

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