Tag Archives: France

Update: U.S. to Reduce E-Visa Validity for French Nationals Effective Sept. 26, 2019

On Aug. 23, 2019, our firm wrote about the U.S. Department of State’s (DOS) announcement that the validity period of E-1 and E-2 visas for French Nationals would be reduced from 60 months to 15 months effective Aug 29, 2019. The effective date has now been postponed to Sept. 26, 2019. The general rule is that different … Continue Reading

Changes to French Work Permit Proposed in Draft Law

A draft law proposing changes to immigration permit categories for third countries nationals working and residing in France has been published.  Parliament will debate the proposed law over the next several months.  Among the changes proposed is the elimination of work permits for short term assignments.  In addition, the existing scheme for work permits would … Continue Reading