Benefits and Responsibilities of Becoming a U.S. Citizen?

Becoming a U.S. citizen can be challenging, but completing the process comes with a number of benefits, as well as some important responsibilities. Read on to learn more. Do I Qualify for Naturalization? The process of becoming a citizen is known as naturalization. It is important to know that an individual must meet specific criteria […]

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The Latest Immigration Updates | What to Know

During the pandemic, former President Donald Trump made a lot of changes when it came to immigration laws. Trump suspended certain immigrant and work visas. Over the past few months, immigrants have been affected in a number of ways by these restrictions and delays. Now, President Joseph Biden plans to rescind some of Trump’s immigration […]

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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) is Preserved

With the election of a new U.S. president and the recent transition of power, a lot of changes are going to be made. Some of these changes have already been put into motion. In addition, many of these changes will have to do with immigration laws. In fact, on January 20, 2021, President Joseph Biden […]

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Governor Cuomo Signs the ‘Protect Our Courts’ Act

New York City courts have been facing a lot of tension recently. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) have been performing arrests without warrants on undocumented immigrants traveling to and from NYC courts. This has caused a great amount of fear for immigrants who need to attend court. Additionally, it has caused a lot of […]

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3 & 10 Year Bar Waivers | What to Know

There are rules and regulations to follow when it comes to entering and re-entering the country. If proper protocol is not followed, there may be serious consequences. One of the obstacles you may face if you reside illegally in the United States, leave, and then return illegally, is a 3 & 10 Year Bar. What […]

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Department of Homeland Security Proposes New Rule

There are a lot of rules and regulations when it comes to immigration. As such, these rules are subject to change. Rules are altered and new ones are created often. Currently, the Department of Homeland Security is in the process of creating a new rule. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has proposed a new […]

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Revised Naturalization Civics Test? | What to Know

When someone wishes to enter the country and become a U.S. Citizen, they will have to take an exam. This exam will test the applicant on his or her understanding of the basics of the English language, as well as U.S. history and government. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has announced a plan to revise this […]

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What is a Bar Waiver?

Individuals who were in the United States illegally and had to leave the country may be denied reentry. When this happens, they may be barred upon return. In these situations, it is important to retain the services of an experienced New York immigration attorney to provide assistance.  What are 3 & 10-Year Bars? When a […]

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What Do I Do if I Lose My Green Card?

Obtaining a Green Card is a lengthy process that results in a foreign individual becoming a permanent resident in the United States. While the idea is grand, physically speaking, it is just a simple card. This can make it easy to lose. However, individuals with a Green Card are required to keep it on them […]

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What Do I Need to Know About Employment Authorization Documents?

There are many reasons why people come to the United States. A common reason is employment. In order to work in the county, immigrants need certain documentation. This is possible through an Employment Authorization Document (EAD). These are not always easy to receive or keep, so it is important to retain the services of an […]

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