If you are a foreign citizen who wants to immigrate to and live in the U.S., you must first get an immigration visa. Specific immigration laws and procedures must be followed during the immigration... more
Written by attorney Arek Nizamian, almost 3 years ago.
What is Labor Certification?
"Labor certification" is the most widely used employment-based opportunity for obtaining a green card. Labor certification requires a U.S. employer to prove that there... more
Asylum is freedom from prosecution or deportation after fleeing a country for the United States. It is typically reserved for those fearing persecution on account of their race, religion,... more
Written by attorney Dhenu Savla, about 1 month ago.
There are a number of misconceptions around taxes. Most people do not realize that they have any importance for immigration purposes. They might be in for a surprise when it comes to an RFE or a... more
How does the Freedom of Information Act help me get my file?.
As a federal agency, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS - formerly INS), is subject to the disclosure requirements of the... more
We encourage everyone with travel plans, including US citizens, to check the Department of Homeland Security website for information on travel, including airport security and documentary... more
The US State Department conducts an annual Diversity Visa Lottery--also called a green card lottery--which awards eligible people the chance to receive one of 50,000 immigrant visas distributed... more
U.S. Student Visa ProcessMany international students give up their dreams of obtaining a U.S. student visa and studying at an American university simply because they dont understand the application... more