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Jeff L. Khurgel

Jeff Khurgel’s Legal Guides

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  • The Disappearing Employer: What if my Petitioning Company is Sold?

    U.S. immigration law provides for approximately 140,000 employment-based immigrant visas per year to qualified applicants. The visas are divided into five preference categories, including multi-national managers or executives, members of professions holding advanced degrees, skil...

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  • As of August 1, F-2A Immigration Classification for Spouses and Children of Lawful Residents is Open

    Like a Fresh Summer Breeze, the State Departments release of its August 2013 Visa Bulletin brings relief for many immigrants in the U.S. The Bulletin relays the news that as of August 1st, spouses and children of U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs), if otherwise eligible, wi...

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  • Supreme Court Provides Relief for Same-sex bi-national Couples

    Under U.S. immigration law, citizens and lawful residents have long been eligible to petition their family members for immigration benefits. However, under 1996s Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) marriage was defined as a legal union between one man and one woman under federal law....

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