ACS Webinar

Green Cards for Scientific Researchers: How to Win Your EB-1/NIW Case

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Are you a foreign scientist wanting to maintain your status in the U.S. and eventually qualify for a green card?

Join Brian H. Getson, Esq. of the law firm of Getson & Schatz, P.C. ( to learn how to obtain a green card in the U.S. through the employment-based, first-preference visa (EB-1) and National Interest Waiver (NIW) categories and how to avoid costly immigration mistakes. Register now to get advice from a lawyer specializing in U.S. immigration, ask him your questions, and maximize your chances of success!

This ACS Webinar is moderated by Tom Halleran of the American Chemical Society and is co-produced with ACS Careers.

What You Will Learn

  • How to manage your nonimmigrant status in the United States
  • What is the appropriate category to apply for a green card and the best time to apply
  • What evidence is needed to provide the highest possible chance for green card approval

Meet The Experts

Brian H. Getson, Esq., Getson & Schatz, P.C.

Tom Halleran, Manager, ACS Education, American Chemical Society

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