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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!

03.21.15

Article "EB-5 Cutoff, H-1B Cap Cases, Obama Executive Action, Poverty Guidelines 2015, and New G-28’s" as published in the Immigration Daily on March 20, 2015.

03.18.15  

EB-5 Cutoff, H-1B Cap Cases, Obama Executive Action, Poverty Guidelines 2015, and New G-28’s

02.19.15

Article "H-1B and For-Profit Colleges – No Masters Cap Eligibility" as published in the Immigration Daily on February 19, 2015 with Comments.

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

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

Articles, Questions & Answers

03.27.15   1.E-2 Visa Buy Existing Business in Nashville
2.What Should I Do With an Illegal Immigration Case?
3.Is There Any Way I Can be Eligible for Residency or Citizenship?
4.Applying For Citizenship With a Juvenile Record?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on March 27, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
03.23.15   1.Brother’s Priority Date is Current for Immigration, But How Long Can He Delay The Case and Not Get It Canceled?
2.Asking for a Waiver of the J-1 Two-year Requirement and Married to a U. S. Citizen – Do I Have to Continue Working for the Organization?
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on March 22, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
03.20.15   1.I Have Applied for F-1 and Now I Want to Withdraw.
2.Refer Action
3.I Am Applying for a Fiancée Visa and I Will Still be Living With My Parents.
4.How to Find a Deportation Case Number?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on March 20, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
03.13.15   1.Green Card Through Marriage
2.Request for Evidence to Extend/Change Nonimmigrant Status
3.I Was Denied a Non-immigrant Visitor Visa
4.What Are the Reasons An H1B Visa is Denied?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on March 13, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
03.11.15   April 2015 Visa Chart
03.09.15   What Is the Limit on Postponing an Immigrant Visa Appointment With the U. S. Consulate or Embassy?
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on March 8, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
03.06.15   1.Wasn’t Deported but Left Without Signing for a Waiver as I Overstayed
2.Is It True if You Leave the US Soil for a Short Period (Less Than 6 Months), We Have to Wait for An Addition of 2 Years Before We Can Get a US Citizenship
3.How Do I Prove That I Have Lived in Florida for More Than Three Months?
4.Approved H-1B Petition Before Completing 2 Year Residency Rule of J1 Visa
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on March 6, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
03.04.15   VT, TX, CA, NE & NBC Processing Times Updated
03.02.15   Petitioner for Parents’ Case Worries About Delays, How to Contact the Consulate in Guangzhou, And Whether He Has Enough for Their Financial Support
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on March 1, 2015
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
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)
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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