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 17 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!

01.20.16

Article "Supreme Court Places US v. Texas on Calendar for Decision in June" as published in the Immigration Daily on January 19, 2016.

01.19.16  

Supreme Court Places US v. Texas on Calendar for Decision in June

01.02.16

Article "Current Immigration Topics" as published in the Immigration Daily on December 31, 2015.

11.13.15

Article "You Can And Should Have Input On U.S.C.I.S.’s Upcoming “EXTREME HARDSHIP” Interpretation For Its Policy Manual" as published in the Immigration Daily on November 12, 2015.

11.06.15

Article "H-1B “AFFILIATION” Deference Continues; AR-11 Notice Requires All Applications" as published in the Immigration Daily on November 6, 2015.

11.05.15

Article "TSC Update I-485 Link Still Available; STEM OPT Proposed Rule" as published in the Immigration Daily on November 4, 2015.

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

Articles, Questions & Answers

02.08.16   March 2016 Visa Chart
02.08.16   1. Former H-1B in U. S. on Visiting Visa Has Job Offer and Asks What is the Process
2. Do Traffic Violations Count in the Consideration of a Naturalization Application?
3. Reader Wants to Know the Timing of an O-1 Petition with U.S.C.I.S.
4. What to Do When the Replacement Green Card Has not Arrived Past Immigration’s Processing Time?
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on February 7, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
02.05.16   1.I Have a Master in Counseling, Can I Apply for an H1-B Visa if I am Offered a job in Human Resources Field?
2.If a Foreign Person Enters the U.S. on a Visa Waiver (90 Days), Can He Conduct Business?
3.How Do I Apply for Re-entry Permit to U.S. While I Am in India?
4.Can USCIS Revoke Me For Traffic Tickets?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on February 5, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
01.29.16   1.I'm H-1B Visa Holder
2.Can You Be Deported If You Don’t Have a Job?
3.Dual Citizenship
4.Marrying on VWP, Want to Honeymoon in USVI and Return to US After. Is This Going to be a Problem?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on January 29, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
01.22.16   1.Citizenship Interview
2.J-1: Country Exclusion - Exchange Visitors List 2009
3.Lived in Kentucky for 15 years. I moved to Florida.
4.Questions Regarding Completing the N-400 Form in My Particular Situation
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on January 22, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
01.18.16   VT, TX, CA, NE & NBC Processing Times Updated
01.16.16   1.Is It Legal to Translate for A Total Stranger When Legal Documents Are Involved?
2.Will I, Being an F-1 Student Possessing Graduate Research Assistantship, Sponsor My Mother to USA, Who Received a 214B Recently?
3.Proof that My Fiancée Can Get Remarried
4.U.S. Citizen Daughter
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on January 15, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
01.11.16   1. Reader Wishes to Know If He is U. S. Citizen As He is Facing an Aggravated Felony Conviction.
2. What Does my Father Have to do Who Was Deported 10 Years Ago - I'm a U.S. Citizen Now?
3. Will Employer Letter Saying that Company Will Sponsor for H-1B Endanger Me From Getting my OPT?
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on January 10, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
01.08.16   1.Will Getting Married Affect Her Immigration Status?
2.Can a Date of Birth be Changed on a Citizen Certificate?
3.Can I Go for H-1B Visa Stamping & H-4 Visa Stamping for My Wife at the US Embassy?
4.Green Card Holder Filing I-130 and I-485
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on January 8, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
01.02.16   1.Green Card
2.How Long Will a B-2 Visa Take and Is It Possible for Them to Get Approved for It?
3.International Marriage
4.H-1B Transfer
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on January 1, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
12.28.15   1. Will Spouse with Valid H-4 Visa Have It Canceled When She Applies for An H-1B Visa at the Consulate?
2. PhD Student is Stuck Outside the U.S. on Consular Administrative Processing - What to Do?
3. F-1 Student Wants to Know If Buying a House, Apartment or Store for Over $500,000 is the Road to U. S. Citizenship.
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on December 27, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
12.26.15   1.Visit U.S. While Waiting for Green Card Visa Interview
2.What do I Need to Do
3.How CSPA Helps Me in My Situation?
4.Do I Have to Renew My Work Permit While my Papers are being Submitted for a Green Card?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on December 25, 2015
(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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