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 […]

Read More

What if I Enter the US on a Fiancé Visa but we Never got Married?

If you are not a U.S. citizen and you wish to marry someone who is, you can enter the country through a K-1 or fiancé visa. But, there are some strict conditions that come with this visa. One of the most important requirements is that you and your partner marry within 90 days of your […]

Read More

USCIS Modifies H-1B Selection Process to Prioritize Wages

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is making changes to the H-1B selection process. What is H-1B? H-1B is a temporary visa offered to people with specialty occupations, DOD cooperative research and development project workers, and fashion models. Who is Eligible? Some requirements for a specialty occupation include: Theoretical and practical application of a […]

Read More

Update: New U.S. Citizenship Test is Longer and More Difficult

As you may know, there are many different steps one must take to become a citizen of the United States. One requirement is passing a citizenship test. This test is used to ensure that immigrants have basic knowledge of the English language and U.S. History. Earlier this year, the Department of Homeland Security announced plans […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

What Should I Know About Conditional Residency in the United States?

When a person is given conditional residency in the United States, they are required to “remove the conditions” in order to stay in the country as a permanent resident. There are many things that an individual must know about applying for permanent residency. Continue reading below to educate yourself on the topic and contact an […]

Read More

How Can I Defend Myself Against Deportation?

When people come to the United States from all over the world, they do so in an effort to have a better life. It is because of this that the threat of deportation can be frightening. This may be the case in the event that an individual is facing criminal charges or if their status […]

Read More