Read the attached transcripted summary of the Q&A from the 2008 Annual Conference session "J-1 Hot Topics and Practice Issues."

Topics include:

  • SEVIS
  • Dependents
  • Case Inquiries
  • Pay.gov
  • Adding RO/ARO
  • Student Intern Category
  • Trainee/Intern Category
  • Designation/Redesignation
  • Change of Category
  • Skills List
  • Prohibition on Veterinary Residencies
  • 12 Month Bar
  • Out of Country Functionality
  • Regulatory Activity
  • Alert not described in SEVIS RTI User Manual
  • Paid v. unpaid training