Ignorance is bliss! "You are correct that "company X" does not do permanent residence for TNs. That is because under the law TNs are not supposed to intend to become permanent residents. So, it is really a legal restriction rather than a "company X" policy. What should I show him to prove him wrong? I need some USCIS document or something like that. Unfortunately I have already used up my 6 year H1-B and I am now back on TN. During the last 4 years of my H1-B, my employer did not sponsor anybody for GC due to the bad economy. Prior to that, I had hopes of marrying my American ex-girlfriend so I didn't bother with my employer sponsoring me.