Dream Act

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31st Oct 2003

Question: I am an undocumented immigrant who came to the U.S. as a visitor at the age of three with my parents. For many years I had no idea that I had no immigration status. It was not until I … more

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Immigration Consequences Related To Drug Use

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24th Oct 2003

Although most people know that there are severe immigration consequences for serious drug violations, many would be surprised to know that even relatively minor use of illicit drugs can destroy one’s eligibility for many immigration benefits. The following questions and … more

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The E-2 Treaty Investor Visa: Show Me the Money!

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17th Oct 2003

1. What is the history behind the E-2 visa? The United States Congress created a provision in the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1952 permitting certain foreign nationals who invested in the United States to obtain a temporary work visa, … more

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New Guidelines for Healthcare Worker

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10th Oct 2003

In a memo dated September 22, 2003 and circulated to all the CIS (formerly the BCIS and prior to that the INS) Service Centers, new guidelines were issued on processing certain healthcare worker applications and petitions. Amongst those affected are … more

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I want to work in the U.S. as a Physical Therapist

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Over the past week I received a flood of questions in response to my column on Visa Screens being required for Nurses and Physical Therapists at the time they file for adjustment of status or the green card. Many of … more

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Visa Screen Must Now Be Filed With Adjustment of Status Applications!

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3rd Oct 2003

In a memo dated September 22, 2003 and circulated to all the CIS (formerly the BCIS and prior to that the INS) Service Centers, new guidelines were issued on processing certain healthcare worker applications and petitions. Amongst those affected are … more

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