Legal Advice for Resident Alien — 90 results
Written by attorney Amy L Becerra, over 5 years ago.
Marriage to a U.S. Citizen and I-130 Beneficiary A K-3 visa applicant must have a valid marriage to a U.S. citizen, be the beneficiary of a pending I-130 immediate relative petition, and... more
Written by attorney Gary Chodorow, about 1 year ago.
This memo summarizes the rights and obligations of a person who has become a U.S. lawful permanent resident (LPR), also known as a "green card" holder. Topics covered include manufacture... more
Written by attorney Elizabeth Blandon, 12 months ago.
Every single day many people attempt to cross the U.S. border because they are fleeing persecution in their home country. Their goal is simple: to seek refuge in the United States where... more
Written by attorney Scott Helsper, about 2 years ago.
Permanent Residents of the United States in most cases may travel outside the United States and return without a Reentry Permit by using their Green Cards as their travel document. If... more
Written by attorney Irene Vaisman, almost 2 years ago.
On December 12, 2011, the Supreme Court of the United States issued a unanimous decision in Judulang v. Holder, overturning the Board of Immigration Appeals (Board or BIA) policy of... more
Written by attorney Richard Luthmann, about 2 years ago.
Taxpayers traveling to the United States with unpaid U.S. tax assessments can be detained at the border, questioned, and flagged for follow-up enforcement. If a taxpayer has an unpaid tax... more
Written by attorney Elizabeth Blandon, over 1 year ago.
Lawful permanent residents may apply for citizenship if they have continuously resided in the U.S. This is different from the physical presence requirement, which requires that the... more
Written by attorney Daniel Shanfield, over 3 years ago.
A client of ours, a resident of California's Central Valley and 19
year U.S. legal permanent resident (LPR), was returning home via Phoenix International Airport after attending his father'... more
Written by attorney JoAnn Barten, about 3 years ago.
Permanent residents can lose their status even if they visit the U.S. often. Once an immigrant has earned permanent residency, typically she or he wants to keep residency and have the... more
Written by attorney Carl Shusterman, over 3 years ago.
Change of Address for Non-U.S. Citizen Who Does Not Have any Applications or Petitions Pending Has Filed an I-864 Affidavit of Support
A person who is not a United States citizen and who... more