This Week in Immigration

Atty. Gwendolyn Malaya-Santos

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How to obtain a waiver for immigration fraud and misrepresentation

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 … Continue reading

December 12, 2016

World War II Veterans Parole Program: Frequently asked questions

AS you may be aware, the USCIS has started implementation last June 2016 the Filipino World War II Veterans Parole Program (“FWVP”). The program allows certain family members of Filipino World War II veterans (“FWV”) who are beneficiaries of an … Continue reading

November 19, 2016

Why you should keep your I-94, arrival and departure record

Prior to April 30, 2013, all aliens admitted to the US in a non-immigrant visa status were required to fill-up a form, Form I-94, Arrival and Departure Record, and present the same to a Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) Officer … Continue reading

October 22, 2016

How to obtain waiver for certain criminal grounds of inadmissibility

IN our prior article, it was pointed out that an application for an immigrant visa and certain non-immigrant visas may be denied due to certain criminal grounds of inadmissibility. In some cases, the applicant can request for a waiver so … Continue reading

September 17, 2016

World War II Veterans Parole Program: Frequently asked questions

AS you may be aware, the USCIS has started implementation last June 2016 the Filipino World War II Veterans Parole Program (“FWVP”). The program allows certain family members of Filipino World War II veterans (“FWV”) who are beneficiaries of an … Continue reading

September 03, 2016

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