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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!

04.20.16

Article "News at the 2016 AILA Spring Conference on US v. Texas, CSPA, I-601A Proposed Rule and H-1Bs" as published in the Immigration Daily on April 20, 2016.

04.18.16  

News at the 2016 AILA Spring Conference on US v. Texas, CSPA, I-601A Proposed Rule and H-1Bs

02.22.16

Article "The Peter Liang Case – A Potential Horror for Democrats and Immigration Reform " as published in the Immigration Daily on February 22, 2016.

02.16.16

Article "Supreme Court composition and prospects of US v. Texas after Justice Scalia." as published in the Immigration Daily on February 15, 2016.

02.11.16

Article "Tips for H-1B Season 2016." as published in the Immigration Daily on February 10, 2016.

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.

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

Articles, Questions & Answers

04.29.16   1.Last Action Rule H-1B and H-4
2.Can my Boyfriend Get Deported with Me Being Pregnant?
3.My I-130 Approved, But Green Card I filed with Expired.
4.Cross Chargeability to Wife's Parents?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on April 29, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
04.27.16   1. Graduate Student Wants Mother to Live With Him During His Graduate Studies – Possible?
2. Got Green Card Through Marriage, Divorced, and Wants to Sponsor Current Wife – Possible?
3. Qualifications for Marriage Green Card Including Age
4. Getting Married Next Month to Fiancé Who Has Been Illegally Here 10 Years – What to Do?
5. U. S. Citizen Wishes to Process Her Husband Who Has Illegally Entered the U. S.
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on April 24, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
04.22.16   1.I'm 18 and I Plan on Getting Married with My 21 Years Old Boyfriend
2.What Happens If A Non-immigrant Requests an Extension, But Doesn't Receive a Reply Before the Requested Extension Date?
3.Where Can I Go to Find Out If a Person Was Deported?
4.Can Dependent of An A-2 Visa Work?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on April 22, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
04.16.16   1.Question Regarding Part time H-1B
2.O1 Visa Sponsor Terminating Contract, Is L2 Visa An Option?
3.How Long Must I Work to be Able to Prove That I Am Able to Complete With the Requirements of the Affidavit of Support?
4.Bring a Relative Over
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on April 15, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
04.13.16   VT, TX, CA, NE & NBC Processing Times Updated
04.12.16   May 2016 Visa Chart
04.12.16   Applicant for Immigration Being Applied by Husband Wants to Know How to Visit Him During the Waiting Period
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on April 10, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
04.08.16   1.I-485 Pending
2.Can I Apply for a Tourist Visa if I Have an H-2B and I'm in USA?
3.E2 Visa Proportionality Test
4.Will I be Able to Get my fiancé into the US?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on April 1, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
04.01.16   1.Do I Have to Inform USCIS If I Am Sticking to Company A and Not Joining Company B on H-1B?
2.My Husband Has DACA, Can He Get Citizenship?
3.I Don't Know If the USCIS Registered Me for Selective Service. How do I Find Out?
4.Should Illegal Immigrants Have the Same Rights as the US Citizens?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on April 1, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
03.25.16   1.Can I File a Motion to Reopen Myself?
2.I’m Trying to Fix My Husband’s Papers
3.Can I Get a Tourist Visa Right After a J-1 Visa?
4.Can a Visitor Marry An H-1B Holder in the State of Texas?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on March 25, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
03.22.16   1. How Can My Fiancé Who Entered the Country Illegally and Has a Bench Warrant Get the Green Card?
2. F-2 Overstay Now Being Processed for Immigrant Visa Interview Has Marijuana Conviction – Can He Go?
3.Adult Overstayed in U. S. From Ages 4-16 and Given Voluntary Departure – Can He Return Now?
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on March 20, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
03.18.16   1.Multiple H1-B Petitions
2.Petition Fees
3.H-1B Visa
4.Would Flying to Alaska or Hawaii from Within the US Trigger the "10 Year Bar" ?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on March 18, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
03.11.16   1.What is the Best Way to Change Job on L1A Visa Status
2.H1-B Transfer During Extension
3.What Do I Do? I Married a Girl who Overstayed Her I-94 Departure Date
4.Do I Need a Lawyer When I Apply for Second Green Card?
Q&A's published on Lawyers.com and the Epoch Times on March 11, 2016
(English)(Chinese Traditional) (Chinese Simplified)
03.08.16   Can Family Keep Son in China for 6 Years Doing Studies After He Obtains Green Card?
Q&A's published on the World Journal Weekly on March 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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