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C. C. Abbott

C. Abbott’s Legal Guides

41 total


  • International Travel: Don’t Forget the Rules on Pets

    Travelling internationally with animals can result in major issues and costs unless the traveler plans ahead to meet the legal requirements. Introduction We all remember the recent news reports of pro

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  • International Law: Misunderstandings When Traveling From the United States to Canada

    Issues related to Foreign Nationals (non Canadian and US Citizens) who travel from the United States to Canada. “I was admitted into the U.S. and thus I will have no problem entering Canada” Canada an

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  • Conditional Permanent Residency Based on Marriage to an US Citizen

    Non US Citizens who have been married to an US Citizen can apply for permanent residency to be able to remain and work in the United States. If the marriage is less then two years at the time the resi

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  • Immigration Law : Post Notario Options

    Many people go to others for help with immigration problems. Unfortunately, in some cases, the person who has promised to help is a notario who steals your money and makes false promises. This guide briefly provides options to people who believe they were scammed by a notario.

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  • Immigration: The I-9 Compliance

    Every day the US media dedicates a percentage of its time to ICE raids where employers are investigated for I-9 violations. The ability to conduct these raids is based on the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA). IRCA has a three part compliance requirement for emplo...

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  • Immigration: State Lists of BIA Approved Organizations and Representatives

    It is not always financially possible to secure the services an experienced immigration attorney. If this is the case, there is the option of seeking the services of organizations within the community who assists immigrants with legal issues. The BIA has set up a web site that is...

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  • Immigration: BIA Accredited Representatives

    It is not always financially possible to secure the services an experienced immigration attorney. If this is the case, there is the option of seeking the services of organizations within the community who assists immigrants with legal issues. A BIA-accredited representative worki...

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  • Immigration: BIA Approved Organizations

    It is not always financially possible to secure the services an experienced immigration attorney. If this is the case, there is the option of seeking the services of organizations within the community who assists immigrants with legal issues. A large number of immigrant organizat...

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  • Immigration: TPS For Nicaraguans Extended

    The Department of Homeland Securityisgiven authority under existing US immigrationlaws to grant temporary protected status (TPS) to nationals from specific countries basedon public policy reasons. TPS is proved for specific periods of time and require compliance with specific US...

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  • Immigration : TPS for Hondurans Extended

    The Department of Humeland Securityisgiven authority under existing US immigrationlaws to grant temporary protected status (TPS) to nationals from specific countries basedon public policy reasons. TPS is proved for specific periods of time and require compliance with specific USC...

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