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)
Employment Immigration (EB11/EB12/EB13/NIW)

Investor Immigration
Family Immigration
Litigation/Complex Areas

News Update!

02.19.15  

H-1B and For-Profit Colleges – No Masters Cap Eligibility

01.03.15

Article "Looking Back at 2014 Immigration-Wise" as published in the Immigration Daily on January 2, 2015 with Comments.

12.31.14  

Looking Back at 2014 Immigration-Wise

11.22.14

Article "The President's Play on Immigration - Big or Small or Not at All and Expected Consequences" as published in the Immigration Daily on November 19, 2014 with Comments.

11.18.14  

The President's Play on Immigration - Big or Small or Not at All and Expected Consequences

11.03.14

Article "Alarming Developments to Occur If Pro-Immigration Forces Do Not Vote on November 4th in Battleground States" as published in the Immigration Daily on November 3, 2014 with Comments.

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

Articles, Questions & Answers

02.27.15   1.Can I Renewal for EAD While Motion to Reopen is Granted
2.I'll Give Birth in US, Can I Have Citizenship?
3.I Have a Green Card for Over 3 Years, Been Married to a U.S Citizen for 5 Years. How Can I Apply for The Citizenship?
4.Can A US Citizen Help Mother and Father Come to the U.S.?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on February 27, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
02.23.15   1.Where Parent’s Green Card Expires and Parent is Outside U. S., How Can Parent Keep the Green Card If In Taiwan?
2.AC – 21 for Employment Based Cases – Can the Case be Ported to Another Employer Without Need to Start All Over Again Where the Applicant Does Not Wait 180 Days After I-485 Filing to Move Employment?
3.Does Time Outside the U. S. Delay the Time That An Applicant Can Apply for Citizenship?"
4.Shedding Light on a Device Used by U.S.C.I.S. – the Service Motion
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on February 23, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
02.20.15   1.What Are the Risks to Re-enter the US With An Advance Parole?
2.Over Stayed in the United States Need Some Help
3.My Mexican Husband Got Caught Trying to Enter USA Illegally and Deported 8 Years Ago
4.Can My Brother Sponsor My Wife?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on February 20, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
02.16.15   Reentry Permits – Not Guarantors of Entry Into the Country
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on February 15, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
02.13.15   1.How to Adjust my Daughter's Status?
2.My Wife Was Denied Visa by the US Embassy, Reason Was 212(a)(6) (6)(c)(ii).
3.Change of Address for Pending Case
4.When Can the Spouse of a US Citizen be Eligible to Apply for Citizenship?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on February 13, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
02.12.15   VT, TX, CA, NE & NBC Processing Times Updated
02.09.15   March 2015 Visa Chart
02.07.15   1.My Wife is Applying for USA Citizenship and Meets All the Requirements Except Continuous Residency
2.How Long Can a Permanent Resident be Out of the Country in Any Given Year?
3.Will I Have to Leave Out of State to do the 10-year Punishment?
4.If Someone Who Has Voluntary Deportation Doesn’t Leave, Will Immigration Look for Them?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on February 6, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
02.02.15   1.How Naturalization Can Actually Slow Up Your Child’s Immigration?
2.Applying for Visiting Visas and What Happens If You Get It or Are Refused
3.The Correlation Between 15 years Naturalization and Physical Presence Requirement.
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on February 1, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
01.30.15   1.Will I Have Problem to Renew My Conditional Green Card?
2.Passing the Civics Test if He Can't Read?
3.How Would I Get a Visa for My Mother-in-Law?
4.My OPT Cap-Gap I-20 Expires on June 1, 2014
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on January 30, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
01.24.15   1.Can a Diversity Visa Winner be Denied a Green Card at the Consulate if She Had Worked Illegally in US in the Past?
2.Affidavit of Support I-134
3.A Double Payment was Made to USCIS for Green Card Renewal
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on January 23, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
Previously published articles and Q&As (2013~ Present) (2011~2013) (2008~2010) (2005~2007) (2002~2004)
Previously published Website Reader Q&A (2006-2009)

 

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