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Tag: NEXUS

  • Client Approval: Admission Period vs. Approval Period

    Berardi Immigration Law Attorney Gabriella Agostinelli is back with another Client Approval video. This time, she’s talking about the difference between an admission period and an approval period. Find out the details in the video below. As always, if you need assistance or have any questions, please let us know.

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  • Crossing the Border: What’s Going On With NEXUS?

    The NEXUS program allows pre-screened travelers expedited processing when entering the United States and Canada. But, for the most part, there has not been a way to get a NEXUS card during the pandemic. Are you thinking about applying for NEXUS? Or are you a current cardholder wondering how you’ll be able to renew? Watch […]

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  • Canada Border Services Agency announces changes for NEXUS members

    On April 12, 2021, Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced two new changes that will effect NEXUS members and applicants.  First, CBSA announced that NEXUS members and individuals on exempt travel are now subject to reporting requirements for travelers arriving in Canada. Since February 22, 2021, certain travelers arriving by land or air in Canada […]

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  • Ban on Trusted Traveler Programs Reversed for New Yorkers

    On July 23, 2020, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced that it has reversed the ban on New York residents from applying for membership and renewal to Trusted Traveler Programs. The ban was first implemented over six months ago and impacted roughly 80,000 New Yorkers. Now, New Yorkers are no longer prohibited from applying […]

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  • Temporary Closure of Trusted Traveler Program Enrollment Centers Extended

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) extended closure of its Trusted Traveler Program enrollment centers until at least July 6, 2020. The extended closure applies to all Global Entry, NEXUS, SENTRI, and FAST enrollment locations with public access.  Scheduled interviews for conditionally approved Trusted Traveler Program applicantshave been cancelled and must be rescheduled using the […]

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  • Modernizing NEXUS AIR Processing at Canadian Airports

    The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) just recently announced it will be modernizing the way NEXUS members are processed at Canadian airports. The existing NEXUS kiosks that use iris recognition technology will be replaced with new, modernized NEXUS kiosks that use facial verification technology. This new process will first launch in fall 2019 at Vancouver […]

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  • The Benefits of Obtaining a NEXUS Card

    Berardi Immigration Law Managing Partner Rosanna Berardi describes the procedure on how to obtain a Nexus Card and the many benefits that come with it.

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  • Which Trusted Traveler Program is Right for You?

    If you’re a frequent traveler and are tired of waiting in seemingly endless lines at the airport or customs, Global Entry, NEXUS and TSA PreCheck are some options you may want to consider.  Global Entry Global Entry is a program created by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CPB) that allows expedited clearance for pre-approved, low-risk […]

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  • Phasing to ‘Next Generation’ NEXUS Kiosks has Begun

    The Canadian Border Services Agency (CBSA) has announced that they will begin to replace the current NEXUS kiosks with “next generation” kiosks. The new kiosks will be faster and more reliable, in addition to increasing the efficiency of services in air travel. For those unfamiliar with the program, under the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative, the […]

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  • Become a Trusted Traveler in Time for Peak Travel Season

    As the weather finally begins to change and vacation plans become finalized, the global peak travel season begins. Whether enjoying the many sights and sounds of our neighbors to the north or south, or taking a trip around the world, shortening travel delays by becoming a trusted traveler is a great way to ensure a […]

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