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Denied I-485

My I-485 Application was Denied Question: USCIS denied my I-485. What do I do now? Answer: An application for adjustment of status (Form I-485) can be denied for many reasons. First, an attorney needs ...
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There is hope for DAPA eligible immigrants

There is hope for millions of people eligible for DAPA The Supreme Court's decision to hear Obama's Immigration Executive Action Case brings hope to millions of DAPA eligible immigrants. On ...
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Recent changes for H-1B1, E-3, CW-1 and EB-1 applicants

DHS Enhances Opportunities for H-1B1, E-3, CW-1 Nonimmigrants and Certain EB-1 Immigrants On January 15, 2016, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) amended its regulations in order to enhance ...
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THE 2017 DIVERSITY IMMIGRANT VISA PROGRAM REGISTRATION DATES – October 1, 2015 - November 3, 2015. Q. What is a Diversity Immigrant Visa? A. The Department of State annually administers the ...
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I-601 Waiver

I-601 FRAUD WAIVER You are an applicant for adjustment of status (green card), and USCIS found you inadmissible because of misrepresentation or fraud. (Scenario 1) You an immigrant visa applicant ...
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Can I get a U visa?

U Visa The U visa was established through the Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act of 2000. Congress recognized that many undocumented victims of serious crimes would not seek for help ...
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Writ of Mandamus in Federal Court

SHOULD I FILE A WRIT OF MANDAMUS? Angela and Boris Angela is a United States citizen. She is married to Boris who is a citizen of Macedonia. Angela filed Form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative on ...
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The US Supreme Court ruled in favor of a Tunisian immigrant

The US Supreme Court ruled in favor of an immigrant from Tunisia Being a legal permanent resident doesn't make an individual immune from deportation. Under the Immigration and Nationality Act ...
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Termination of Removal Proceedings

Termination of Removal Proceedings On November 20, 2014, the Secretary of Homeland Security ("Secretary") announced several immigration policy initiatives affecting a number of DHS programs. ...
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Fear of Deportation is Still Alive

FEAR OF DEPORTATION IS STILL ALIVE The number of deportations is still too high in the midst of President Obama's strugle to implement his executive action plan. According to the President's ...
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H4 visa holders may be eligible to apply for work permits

Spouses of H1B holders/ H4 dependent spouses may apply for work authorization if they meet the new USCIS requirements Great news for H4 holders Great news for certain H-4 dependent spouses of H-1B ...
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Immigration Reform

IMMIGRATION REFORM On November 20, 2014, President Obama announced he would exercise his right to issue an executive order (or memorandum) allowing millions of undocumented immigrants to temporarily ...
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I-751 Denials

My Petition to Remove the Conditions was denied (I-751 denials) Question: My I-751/Petition to Remove the Conditions was denied. Can I appeal? Answer: No, you cannot appeal but you have an opportunity ...
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Do I need to submit a Case Information Statement?

Case Information Statement in Family Law Cases What is a Case Information Statement? A Case Information Statement is a document that sets forth the financial details of the parties. The court uses ...
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Can I apply for Asylum?

Can I apply for Asylum? New Jersey Immigration Lawyer Aneliya M. Angelova answers common questions regarding asylum. Who may apply for asylum? Anyone who has a well-founded fear of persecution based ...
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Are you a person of good moral character?

Are you a person of good moral charachter? Being a person of good moral character is one of the many requirements for obtaining US citizenship. An applicant for citizenship must be a person of good ...
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K1/K2 Visas

Fiancé(e) Petition – K1&K2 Visas Questions & Answers Who can file a fiancé (e) Petition? Answer: A U.S. Citizen can file a fiancé(e) petition if the U.S. citizen is ...
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Can writing a bad check jeopardize your immigration status?

Can writing a bad check jeopardize your immigration status? Many states have criminal statutes regarding bad checks. New Jersey is one of them. Many people do not know that writing a bad check can be ...
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E2 Investor's Visas

Treaty Investor's Visas – E2 Who May file for an E2 investor's visa? A national of a country with which the United States maintains a treaty of commerce and navigation who would like to ...
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Removal Proceedings

Removal Proceedings What does it mean to be in removal proceedings? When the government has reasons to believe that a certain individual (an immigrant or non-immigrant) should not remain in the United ...
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Am I deportable?

Criminal grounds of removability/deportability Can I be deported if I have a conviction? Answer: Yes, if you are not a US Citizen, you may be placed in removal proceedings. Whether or not you will be ...
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Adjustment of Status through Marriage

Adjustment of Status (green card) through Marriage Foreign spouses of US Citizens and US Permanent Residents can receive green cards if they meet certain criteria and submit the required petitions and ...
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Who needs to file I-751?

I-751 - Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence Who needs to file I-751? Answer: Form I-751 is the second step for completing the permanent residency process. This form is for conditional residents ...
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Can I get an Annulment?

Can I get an Annulment? Annulment is a holding or finding by the court that a marriage never existed. In New Jersey, there are six grounds for annulment. They are as follows: One of the parties was ...
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Bus Accidents

Bus Accidents If you were injured in a bus accident, you may have a cause of action against multiple parties including but not limited to the bus company, bus operator/driver, bus owner, etc. It is ...
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