We have seen heightened scrutiny of some O-1 visa renewal applications. Generally this is in connection with the activity of the person since the previous O-1 visa was issued. Also we have seen inquiries regarding whether the O-1 visa holder has any ownership of the petitioning company. This is an ongoing issue that is likely to become more visible in the coming months. Regarding all entertainer visas (such as O-1, P-1 and P-3), if time is of the essence it is highly advisable to file the premium processing option and pay the additional fee as per the form I-907.