This Week in Immigration

Consequences of failing to disclose material assets, …

By Atty. Kenneth Reyes

THERE is a natural tendency among divorcing parties to hide their assets from their spouse and understate income.  This is a common problem that I have observed from practicing law for many years.  A common question I hear from clients is “my …

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Consequences of failing to disclose material assets,  income, facts and information in a divorce case

How to obtain a waiver for immigration fraud and …

By Atty. Gwendolyn Malaya-Santos

IF you are an applicant for an immigration visa, K visa, or V non-immigrant visa, your application may be denied if you are found inadmissible under certain circumstances. In this case, you may file an application for waiver for pacific grounds, …

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What to know before you go

By Atty. Devin Connolly and Atty. Nancy MIller

HOLIDAYS are here and that means travelling to see family members. But before you go, here are a few things to remember. Departing the United States when you are not a U.S. citizen can lead to serious problems upon your attempt to return.  This …

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What to know before you go

Taking some of the mystery out of an attorney consultation

By Atty. Michael Gurfinkel

WITH the election of Donald Trump as president, and his statements about deporting millions of illegal aliens and getting tough on immigration, many people are scared, anxious, and worried about their future in America. They are mystified at the …

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Taking some of the mystery out of an attorney consultation

When your green card expires: What next?

By Atty. Lilli A. Baculi

WHAT happens when my green card expires? Lawful Permanent Resident status is not affected by the expiration of the Form I-551, or the “green card.” A person does not lose his or her status as a lawful permanent resident of the United States …

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When your green card expires: What next?

E1/E2 visa – treaty trader and investor visa available to Filipinos

THE E-1/E-2 visa is available to citizens of countries with which the U.S. maintains treaties of commerce and navigation. The Philippines is a participating country, and … FULL STORY

November 26, 2016

EB-5 green card program: A way to bring your entire family to the US

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte recently announced severing military and economic ties with the U.S. He has also recently assailed the U.S.’s strict visa policy. As … FULL STORY

November 5, 2016

EB-5 green card program: A way to bring your entire family to the US

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte recently announced severing military and economic ties with the U.S. He has also recently assailed the U.S.’s strict visa policy. As … FULL STORY

November 2, 2016

F-1 student visas and authorized employment

An F-1 student visa allows a student to study full-time in the United States (“U.S.”) at an accredited school. The F-1 student visa is a non-immigrant visa, which … FULL STORY

September 30, 2016

EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program: Direct investment vs. Regional Center investment

Under the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program, foreign investors can apply for a green card if they 1) invest in a company in the United States and 2) plan to create ten … FULL STORY

September 2, 2016
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