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Trump temporarily suspend immigration into the United States
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In an Executive Order, Trump Temporarily Suspends Immigration Into the United States

Trump temporarily suspend 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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E-2 Investment Visa
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E-2 Investment Visa

E-2 Investment Visa The E-2 Investment visa is available to foreign investors that are citizens of a treaty country. These specified countries contain a treaty of commerce and navigation with the United States. The E-2 Investment visa allows individuals to enter and work in the United States under the provisions…

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Driver’s licenses to those without proof of the lawful presence
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Driver’s licenses to those without proof of the lawful presence

Driver’s licenses to those without proof of the lawful presence As of December 16th, 2019, documented and undocumented immigrants can apply for a New York State driver’s license. Approved by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, the Green Light Law brought much-needed relief to immigrant communities in New York State. Although the Green…

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The “Public Charge” Rule
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The “Public Charge” Rule

The “Public Charge” Rule In the determination of whether to grant an applicant a visa or a green card, an immigration officer must decide whether that person is likely to become dependent on the government for subsistence in the future, which could make them a “public charge.” The rule will…

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The new travel ban will block the entrance to the U.S for citizens of six new countries
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The new travel ban will block the entrance to the U.S for citizens of 6 new countries

The new travel ban will block the entrance to the U.S for citizens of six new countries One of the most controversial actions done by President Donald Trump has been Executive Order 13780 and Presidential Proclamation 9645, a.k.a. the Travel Ban. This Executive Order issued in 2017 initially prohibited any…

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P-1 Visa for Athletes
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P-1 Visa for Athletes

P-1 Visa for Athletes If you are an athlete participating in a competition or as a member of a team in a recognized level competition in the United States, you could be eligible to obtain a temporary nonimmigrant P-1 visa. To be eligible, the petitioner needs to prove to be…

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US O-3 Visa - Family
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US O-3 Visa eligibility – Family

O-3 visa eligibility Unmarried children under 21 years of age and spouses of O-1 employees are eligible for O-3 status. In order to qualify for an O-3 visa, the applicant must qualify as the immediate family member of an O-1 or O-2 visa applicant or visa holder—and be able to…

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O-1B Visa for Artists
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O-1B Visa for Artists

O-Visa for Artists In the United States’ Immigration system, there is one type of visa specifically catered to foreign artists, the O-Visa, specifically, the O-1B Visa. If you are an artist of any kind and want to gain legal status in the U.S. with an artist visa, this blog is…

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