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?

DACA: What now?

Your guess is as good as mine.  Last Tuesday, September 5, 2017, the President, through Attorney General Sessions, announced that the DACA program under the Department … FULL STORY

September 14, 2017

FOIA request

Doing it right from the  start should be the only ‘rule of thumb’ when emigrating to the U.S.  Aliens come to this country for a wide array of reasons, the more … FULL STORY

August 31, 2017

Criminal bars to US citizenship

There comes a time in  the life of every lawful permanent resident (LPR) in this country to make the decision to be an American.  When the country’s immigration “… FULL STORY

August 24, 2017

Am I a US citizen?

Whatever  the immigration status of an alien is so  long as they are residing or simply physically present in the United States, a  child born in the U.S. is a  … FULL STORY

June 9, 2017

Seeking asylum

(Part 2 of 2) Asylum applications are filed to avail of protection in the United States due to persecution or fear of   persecution “due to race, religion, political … FULL STORY

May 12, 2017
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