What is an Investor Visa? | What You Need to Know

There are a number of different reasons someone might wish to immigrate to the U.S. As a result, there are different ways to do so. One way to enter the United States is with an investor visa. Read on to learn more about the program. What is an Investor Visa? An investor visa, also known […]

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Department Of Homeland Security Withdraws Biometrics Proposal

Recently, the Department of Homeland Security announced that it has withdrawn a proposal regarding the biometrics process. Because biometrics is such an important aspect of the immigration process, it is important to be kept up to date. Read on to learn more about the proposal, why it was withdrawn, and what you need to know […]

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What to Know About Obtaining a P-Visa in New York City

There are different visas available for different situations. If you are an athlete or performer, you will need to know about P-Visas. Read on to learn more. What are P-1A and P-1B Visas? P-1A Visa: This visa is specifically for internationally recognized athletes. This allows them to come to the country temporarily so that they may perform […]

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Biden Administration to Roll Back Trump Administration’s Citizenship Test

Recently, Former President Donald Trump’s administration made some changes to the civics test. This is a test that individuals need to pass as part of the process that allows them to obtain citizenship. The new test was issued to anyone who applied after December 1, 2020. But, the new test was arguably more difficult than […]

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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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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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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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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