EB-5 Immigrant Investor Regional Centers - Check list of registered EB-5 regional Centers with USCIS.
USCIS Online Case Status Search - Check the status of your case with USCIS through this link.

Infopass - You may make an appointment with USCIS officer through this link.

Freedom of Information Act Status Search - Check the status of your FOIA request with USCIS through this link.

STEM Designated Degree Programs - Click here for STEM List for F-1 Students eligible for 24 months OPT Extension.


We are a full service lawfirm practicing exclusively in immigration & nationality law
for more than 30 years.
Business & other Non-Immigrant Visas, H-1B, L-1, etc.
Employment Immigration
(PERM)
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News Update!

06.24.16

Article "Supreme Court Ties 4-4 On US v. TEXAS, Placing Burden For Immigration Relief On Next Administration" as published in the Immigration Daily on June 23, 2016.

06.23.16  

Supreme Court Ties 4-4 On US v. TEXAS, Placing Burden For Immigration Relief On Next Administration

06.14.16

Article "Will The Supreme Court Rule 5-3 In US v. TEXAS – And If So, Why?" as published in the Immigration Daily on June 13, 2016.

06.13.16  

Will The Supreme Court Rule 5-3 In US v. TEXAS – And If So, Why?

05.05.16

Article "News at the 2016 AILA Spring Conference with the Department of Labor, USCIS and Department of State (Part 2)" as published in the Immigration Daily on May 4, 2016.

05.04.16  

News at the 2016 AILA Spring Conference with the Department of Labor, USCIS and Department of State (Part 2)

Previously Published News Updates (2014 - Present) (2012-2013) (2007 -2011)

Articles, Questions & Answers



06.24.16   1.How Long Will the I-130 Take for My Daughter?
2.Naturalization
3.Being Charged for Copies of My File by My Previous Lawyer
4.My Lawyer Withdrew Me From Green Card
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on June 24, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
06.18.16   1.I'm an Asylee in the US, Is My Chinese Girlfriend Eligible to Petition for a K-1 Fiancée to Join Me in the USA?
2.Questions About DACA
3.What is The Last Date to File for Change of Status from B-2 to Permanent Resident?
4.Can I Expedite an Advance Parole After Already Submitting It?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on June 17, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
06.16.16   VT, TX, CA, NE & NBC Processing Times Updated
06.10.16   1.H-1B Sponsors I-94 Validity Dependency on B-2 Visitor Visa for Parents
2.I Want to Change My Nonimmigrant Status J-1 to F-1 Without a Waiver. USCIS Instruction Seems to Say No, But That's Not Supported by INA 212(e)
3.Do I Need to Go Back to Poland to Get My Green Card?
4.Does the U.S. Government Care?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on June 10, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
06.08.16   July 2016 Visa Chart
06.07.16   1. With Mother LPR, Father and Brothers USC’s, and Being Here Almost 9 Years, What Are Options to Get Green Card?
2. Reader Wants to Know How She Can Work Under H-4 Status in a Variety of Situations Involving Her L-1B, H-1B, H-1B Visa Transfer, and Possible Premium Processing.
3.How Can U. S. Citizen Help Brother from China (but Here Now) Where Parents Have Passed Away?
4.Reader Wants to Know How to Sponsor Newly Married Husband for Green Card.
5.Am I Able to Sponsor Myself for the Green Card Through My Special Talents in Science?
6.Are There Restrictions on Marrying Someone Who is Illegal and Under an Immigration Bond?
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on June 5, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
06.03.16   1.Travel
2.I am J-1 Student Who Came to US by Work & Travel Program and Now I Want to Change My Current Status to F-1. How Can I Do It?
3.How to Benefit of Immigration Petition Based On Abandoned Green Card?
4.My Passport Was Stamped with a Refusal In Accordance With INA Section 217, R27039
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on June 3, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
05.27.16   1.Will I Ever be Allowed Back Into the U.S. After Pleading No Contest to An Offense?
2.Immigration to America
3.Can I Petition my Biological Mother After I'm Married Even if I was Adopted?
4.Trying to Get My Mother Back
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on May 27, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
05.21.16   1.I am a Refugee and I Want to Become Citizen
2.Can My Brother be Deported for A Felony?
3.MY Wife and I Have Been Separated for Years, Do I Need to Answer All Marital Questions on the Application for Naturalization?
4.Is It Possible to Transfer An Expired H-1B From Company A to Company B While I Am Outside the U.S.?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on May 20, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
05.17.16   1. Reader Wants to Know Options for Brother’s Children to Gain Immigration Through Brother’s F-4 Petition If They Come to U. S. Under B-2 Visas.
2. Reader Wants to Know If 90 Days Filing Beforehand is Applicable to the Four-year and One Day Rule for Naturalization
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on May 15, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
05.13.16   1.My Husband Forgot to Reapply for a Green Card ( 2 Years If You Got It Through Marriage to a U.S. Citizen).
2.What is My Best Option for the Denial of My I-485?
3.Leave Husband for Registered Sexual Predator Child Under 12
4.Getting US Citizenship After 14 Years Permanent Residency, but Working on Assignment Abroad
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on May 13, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
05.07.16   1.Can I Extend My J-1 Visa While I-485 is Pending?
2.What Do I Need to File for My Wife and Her Daughter for Citizenship?
3.Am I Qualified for L-1 Visa?
4.Will be Able to Return on my Valid H-1 Visa If I Have a J-1 Visa Stamped on My Passport too?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on May 6, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
Previously published articles and Q&As (2014~ Present) (2011~2013) (2008~2010) (2005~2007) (2002~2004)
Previously published Website Reader Q&A (2006-2009)

 

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