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?

DHS expands provisional waiver program

ON July 29, 2016, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced the expansion of the provisional waiver program.  It is estimated that approximately 100,000 more … FULL STORY

August 13, 2016

USCIS to begin parole program to reunite families of Filipino WWII veterans

“ It is with great honor that such a program is finally being implemented so that Filipino WWII Veterans can finally be together with their loved ones once again.” … FULL STORY

May 14, 2016

K-1 fiancée: Adjusting status after a separation or divorce

COMING to the United States as a K-1 Fiancée is an exciting and joyous occasion.  After typically waiting many months to be together, couples are finally reunited and … FULL STORY

April 2, 2016

Residing in the US indefinitely through an E-1/E-2 Visa

THE E nonimmigrant visa category allows nationals of countries who are a party to certain treaties with the United States to receive visa benefits in order to invest in … FULL STORY

March 5, 2016

April deadline for H-1B visas

THE United States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) will once again begin accepting petitions for H-1B working visas on April 1, 2016.  Petitions may be … FULL STORY

January 25, 2016
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