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H-1B Visa
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H-1B Visa

An H-1B Visa is a temporary worker visa that allows foreign nationals to reside in the US for a specialty occupation. The amount of H1-B visas issued each year is limited, so be sure to consult with an attorney to make sure your application is thoroughly completed for best chances…

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ICE Ruling Restricts International Students for the Fall 2020 Semester
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ICE Ruling Restricts International Students for the Fall 2020 Semester

ICE Ruling Restricts International Students for the Fall 2020 Semester  The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many higher education institutions to reconsider and substantially revise their pedagogical structures. As many colleges and universities begin to release their fall reopening plan, or lack thereof, many international students are finding themselves in a…

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Supreme Court Ruling on DACA Brief Report
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Supreme Court Ruling on DACA Brief Report

Supreme Court Ruling on DACA Brief Report The Supreme Court barred President Trump’s administration from ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), a program previously started by Obama that prevented the deportation of over 800,000 immigrants that came to the US as children. We know this is a relief…

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USCIS Extends Flexibility for Responding to Agency Requests
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USCIS Extends Flexibility for Responding to Agency Requests

USCIS Extends Flexibility for Responding to Agency Requests Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the United States Customs and Immigration Services (USCIS) had continued to work remotely and limit services offered online. Now as the severity of the pandemic subsides and certain in-person services are resumed, the USCIS is extending certain…

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Visa Service Update at the US Embassy in Abu Dhabi
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Visa Service Update at the US Embassy in Abu Dhabi

Visa Service Update at the US Embassy in Abu Dhabi General Updates The US Embassy in Abu Dhabi will resume some of its services. However, they will only be taking certain appointments. These appointments will be limited to applicants for immigrant (IR 1, CR 1, IR 2**, CR 2**) visa…

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Traveling as the US Reopens
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Traveling as the US Reopens

Traveling as the US Reopens As the US continues to gradually reopen, many people are anxious to resume their travel plans. While there are still several bans in place and limited flight options, there are many things to take into consideration including what to expect at the airport and the…

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Noncitizens arrested during protests
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Arrested during the protests? Know your 8 rights

Do noncitizens have the constitutional protection of due process of law, and if so what would happen if they’re arrested during the protests? The Fifth Amendment states that shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself, nor be deprived of life, liberty, or property, without…

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Trump temporarily suspend immigration into the United States
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Temporarily suspend immigration into the United States

Trump temporarily suspends immigration into the United States President Trump signed an Executive Order that will “temporarily suspend immigration into the United States,” effective April 23, 2020. Many individuals have reached out to ask about the implications of this suspension on their case. We understand your concerns and wish to…

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EB-5 Investment Visa
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EB-5 Investment Visa

EB-5 Investment Visa The EB-5 investment visa program allows foreign investors to obtain a green card that enables conditional residency (up to 2 years), but can later open up the opportunity for permanent residency. Once an applicant is approved for the visa program, they are entitled to a maximum of…

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TO OUR SETHIMAZ COMMUNITY – COVID-19
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To our SethiMaz community – COVID-19

Dear Valued Client, As we continue to adapt to the coronavirus outbreak, we want to assure you that our firm is fully operational and handling all of our clients’ immigration matters expeditiously. To ensure the safety of our employees and do our part in limiting the spread of COVID-19, our…

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USCIS Closure due to Coronavirus Outbreak
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USCIS Closure due to Coronavirus Outbreak

  USCIS Closure due to Coronavirus Outbreak All U.S. Citizen and Immigration Service offices will be closed from March 18 – April 1 due to the outbreak of COVID-19. This means that no in-person services will be offered in order to prevent the spreading of the virus. Instead, USCIS will…

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Board of Immigration Appeals – Department of Justice
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Board of Immigration Appeals – Department of Justice

Board of Immigration Appeals If your case was denied at immigration court, you can reserve an appeal with the next appellate body, the Board of Immigration Appeals, located in Virginia. By reserving an appeal, the government and the immigration judge are made aware that you disagree with their decision and…

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