Immigration for Sports & Entertainment Part II (Update)

(141 Ratings)

Produced on: October 26, 2017

Course Format On Demand Audio

Taught by


Course Description

Time 65 minutes
Difficulty Intermediate

In Part II of his updated programs on immigration for Sports & Entertainment, Michael Cataliotti, a New York City-based business immigration and entertainment attorney, examines sports immigration in greater detail, dives a bit deeper into some of the nuances of entertainment immigration, and touches upon those visas not previously discussed, but worth considering. Special attention will be paid to current trends, future projections, and what the climate is like in the immigration world for both sports and entertainment industries.

As in Part I, Michael provides insight into the type of clients the practitioner can expect to encounter, as well as considerations unique to certain industries of performance and play. The course also includes tips and considerations for both the private practitioner and in-house counsel with a particular focus on current trends and future projections.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Identify current trends in business immigration
  2. Discuss additional visa classifications applicable to the sports and entertainment industries
  3. Address practice tips for the private practitioner and in-house counsel  
  4. Discuss critical considerations related to specific industries


Michael Cataliotti

Cataliotti Law P.C

Michael Cataliotti is the Principal of Cataliotti Law P.C., a law firm specializing in business immigration, entertainment transactions, and corporate governance for U.S. startups and expansions. Based in New York City, he advises individuals and companies from such industries as sports, music, fashion, film, television, art, theatre, digital media, literature, and food and beverage. In addition to working directly with petitioners, beneficiaries, and applicants, Michael is also frequently contacted by other attorneys for his advice and counsel on the best immigration option(s) available for a particular client. He is a regular contributor to the New York State Bar Association's Entertainment, Arts, and Sports Law Journal, a frequent speaker on the topics of sports and entertainment immigration, a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), and an active supporter of immigration reform.


Steven B.

Two part program was excellent.

Bennett W.

This guy rocks. I like his fast pace and his jokes.

Ardra O.

The presenter was effective and entertaining. Although a bit brash at times, his delivery syle was very engaging. I would definitely recommend him.

Elizabeth K.

This program will be rather useful for entry-level specialists.

Charles S.

“...wife throwing ...” as a sport? Funny! There were lots of good tips here.

Thomas K.

Great presenter! A standout (in a good way) from even Lawline's already top-shelf faculty.

John M.

Interesting subject

Kathleen P.

Terrific presentation. Thank you.

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