O-1 Visa General 4

8 CFR 214.2(O)(3)(i)


This statute is in plain language.


[8 CFR 214.2] Special requirements for admission, extension, and maintenance of status;
(o) Aliens of extraordinary ability or achievement;
(3) Petition for alien of extraordinary ability or achievement (O-1):

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(i) Extraordinary ability in the sciences, arts, education, business, or athletics, or extraordinary achievement in the case of an alien in the motion picture or television industry, must be established for an individual alien.

An O-1 petition must be accompanied by evidence that the work which the alien is coming to the United States to continue is in the area of extraordinary ability,

and that the alien meets the criteria in paragraph (o)(3)(iii) or (iv) of this section.

8 CFR 214.2(O)(3)(i).

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