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Immigrants Apply for Deferred Action Plan

Deferred Action Plan To follow up on our earlier post regarding the immigration program known as the Deferred Action Plan, we are providing a link to a NY Times article from today by Steven Yaccino below.  The article provides a quick look at the sheer numbers of immigrants who have already come forward to take […]


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Immigration Options for Battered Spouses

Immigration Options for Battered Spouses Generally, U.S. citizens (USC) and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs) file an immigrant visa petition with the Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) on behalf of a spouse or child, so that these family members may emigrate to or remain in the United States. The Petition for Alien Relative is […]


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I-485 Adjustment of Status

I-485 Adjustment of Status Recently, we have been receiving questions concerning the adjustment of status requirement for obtaining a Green Card.  When applying for a Green Card, you must first adjust your status from that of non-immigrant to permanent resident of the United States by filing an I-485 Application.  Where one files is determined by […]


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