Effective July 19, 2007 interim final rules will be effective for J trainee and intern programs. This rule splits the existing J Trainee category into Trainees and Interns. It also provides a new eligibility criteria for both trainees and the companies that train them. It also changes the maximum length of stay for foreign trainees. The following is the J-1 practice advisory published by the American Immigration Law Foundation. J1_Practice_Advisory.pdf
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