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    • The Affirmative Asylum Process

      Applying for asylum in the United States is a drawn-out, arduous process. If one is granted asylum, this means he or she has protection in a nation different than their native one, and is often ...

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    • When an Undocumented Immigrant is Eligible for Asylum or Refugee Status

      The Trump Administration’s attempts to pass an “immigration ban” executive order have put much of the nation’s attention on its borders and the people wanting to cross them. One focus of the executive ...

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    • How Does Naturalization Affect Foreign Travel?

      Naturalization is the legal process in which a non-citizen acquires citizenship through a number of ways. This generally occurs when the individual has stayed in the adopted country for a minimum ...

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    • In-Person Interview Requirements Expanding for Permanent Residents

      On August 25, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that mandatory interviews would be introduced for certain green card applicants. USCIS said these new procedures ...

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    • Can U.S. Citizens Help Their Parents Receive a Green Card?

      Understanding the basics of family-based immigration in the United States can help you keep your family together. In particular, if you are worried about your undocumented parents being detained or ...

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    • As Deadline Looms, What's Going to Happen to DACA?

      A couple of months after leaders of the Democratic Party struck a deal with President Trump to permanently protect individuals enrolled in Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), there is still ...

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    • Fate of DREAMers and Trump's Guarantee of Safety

      The Trump administration has made immigration reforms a cornerstone of their campaign promises, but the president has made promises to those in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) ...

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    • Protecting Your Family from Immigration Issues When You are Detained

      Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has increased its efforts since the Trump Administration began, especially in regards to locating undocumented immigrants and deporting them. While ICE has ...

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    • ICE Agents Are Reportedly Texting Undocumented Immigrants to Get Them Deported

      Newsweek and unnamed immigration expert sources are reporting that ICE agents have started sending text messages to undocumented immigrants to get them to cooperate with deportation proceedings. John ...

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    • Protecting Your Family from Immigration Issues When You are Detained

      Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has increased its efforts since the Trump Administration began, especially in regards to locating undocumented immigrants and deporting them. While ICE has ...

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    • Preparing for a Visit from ICE

      With Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) presence on the rise, more and more workplaces are seeing ICE raids. Workplace enforcement is expected to grow, so it is important to prepare your staff ...

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    • What Kind of Business Visa Do I Need as an Investor?

      Many business people are interested in starting a business in the United States. Becoming the owner of your own company might have been something you have wanted to do for a long time. However, to ...

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    • Preparing for a Visit from ICE

      With Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) presence on the rise, more and more workplaces are seeing ICE raids. Workplace enforcement is expected to grow, so it is important to prepare your staff ...

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    • How Does Naturalization Affect Foreign Travel?

      Naturalization is the legal process in which a non-citizen acquires citizenship through a number of ways. This generally occurs when the individual has stayed in the adopted country for a minimum ...

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    • Visa Criteria for Foreign Workers Under Scrutiny

      President Trump’s "Buy American Hire American" (BAHA) executive order has resulted in major changes to the criteria used to determine if foreign workers are eligible for visas. Under the Trump ...

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    • Fate of DREAMers and Trump's Guarantee of Safety

      The Trump administration has made immigration reforms a cornerstone of their campaign promises, but the president has made promises to those in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) ...

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    • When an Undocumented Immigrant is Eligible for Asylum or Refugee Status

      The Trump Administration’s attempts to pass an “immigration ban” executive order have put much of the nation’s attention on its borders and the people wanting to cross them. One focus of the executive ...

      Read More
    • Can U.S. Citizens Help Their Parents Receive a Green Card?

      Understanding the basics of family-based immigration in the United States can help you keep your family together. In particular, if you are worried about your undocumented parents being detained or ...

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    • The Green Card Application Process

      For many immigrants, lawful permanent residency is an important step in their immigration journey. Commonly known as a green card, this documentation allows an immigrant to permanently live and work ...

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    • Using a Cancellation of Removal (LPR) Application

      A lawful permanent resident (LPR) is generally permitted to stay within the United States for extended periods of time, or even indefinitely. However, certain circumstances can unfold that eliminate ...

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    • Protecting Your Family from Immigration Issues When You are Detained

      Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has increased its efforts since the Trump Administration began, especially in regards to locating undocumented immigrants and deporting them. While ICE has ...

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    • What to Expect During Removal Proceedings

      If you’re an immigrant , you understand what’s at stake if you are officially removed from the United States. The process of removal begins with a letter in the mail—the Notice to Appear (NTA). The ...

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    • The Deportation Process 101: Understanding the Basics

      The deportation and removal process in the United States is intimidating, to say the least. With the Trump Administration promising to keep cracking down on undocumented immigrants and sending ...

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    • Visa Criteria for Foreign Workers Under Scrutiny

      President Trump’s "Buy American Hire American" (BAHA) executive order has resulted in major changes to the criteria used to determine if foreign workers are eligible for visas. Under the Trump ...

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    • What Kind of Business Visa Do I Need as an Investor?

      Many business people are interested in starting a business in the United States. Becoming the owner of your own company might have been something you have wanted to do for a long time. However, to ...

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    • Mistakes to Avoid in Your Visa Application

      Applying for a U.S. visa isn’t easy. There are many forms to fill out, dates to be aware of, and criteria you need to fill before you can be considered a suitable applicant. Likewise, your visa may ...

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