Questions Answered by Stephen Arnold Black

Q: Can I marry my foreign fiancé in Canada )I’m American he’s not ) then apply for adjustment of status when in USA?

3 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for Florida on
Answered on Mar 23, 2019
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
You should follow the strict letter of the law so no snafus or delays or denials result in your application processing. Discuss with counsel here in Florida about the best path to a positive result.

Q: Can a foreign citizen enter on visa waiver, marry a US citizen and immediately return to country of origin to apply GC?

3 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for Florida on
Answered on Mar 23, 2019
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
I agree with Mr. Dixler. The visa waiver program entitles persons from select countries to enter the US without a visa for tourism or business reasons for a limited period of time. You are intending to use that visa waiver privilege to get married. This strategy may in the discretion of an immigration officer at the border or at a future interview appointment, be considered immigration fraud. You should hire experienced immigration counsel to review all the facts and arrive at a solution that...

Q: When applying for a residence,does your American citizen spouse need to submit his taxes from last year or last 3 years?

2 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for Florida on
Answered on Mar 9, 2019
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
You need to follow the instructions as to what is required on the affidavit of support or RFE (Request for Evidence). Retain counsel here in Florida to process the file, if need be.

Q: Im italian primary school teacher man wants to marry a morocan girl who is living in morocohow i can bring her here?

2 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law and Gov & Administrative Law for Texas on
Answered on Feb 15, 2019
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
If u are a US citizen and want to bring her to live with you here in the USA, then contact an Immigration lawyer to take your case. Counsel anywhere in the US can assist.

Q: My mom fell on a sidewalk next to a restaurant because there were no markings near a step or ramp. Does she have a case?

3 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for Texas on
Answered on Feb 15, 2019
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
Did you take photos before they painted the step and the sidewalk? Keep in mind that its a policy in Texas that evidence of subsequent remedial measures are inadmissible in court. Discuss your case in private with counsel.

Steve, Licensed with offices in Tx and Fl.

Q: Is it harassment if my boss, the CEO, is inappropriately messaging me late night after hours?

2 Answers | Asked in Employment Law and Sexual Harassment for Florida on
Answered on Jan 27, 2019
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
You should discuss this matter in private with counsel here in Florida. You may have a viable case.

Q: had one of my testicles removed by a urologist after a nurse roughly ruptured an artery in my right testicle

4 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for Florida on
Answered on Jan 24, 2019
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
You may have a case. Discuss with counsel here in Florida for possible contingency fee representation. That means Lawyer doesn't collect or charge a fee unless you win your case. Do not delay as Statute of limitations filing periods are much shorter for medical negligence claims.

Q: I’m an illegal immigrant who recently married a US citizen. We have applied for a green card. I want to know my rights.

2 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for Florida on
Answered on Jan 4, 2019
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
If you want to process the case correctly, retain Immigration counsel to handle all steps from A to Z. Once retained, all notices from the Immigration office will be sent to counsel. The entire process takes about 14 months.

Q: If a US citizen assisted with a murder in Thailand 2001, could they still be charged in America after confessing to it?

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law for Florida on
Answered on Dec 31, 2018
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
You should discuss this with a criminal lawyer in Thailand. The courts there would most likely have jurisdiction and an attorney would be able to inform you of the steps Thai Police could take to get this person extradited from the USA to Thailand to face trial there for the murder. Good luck.

Q: I live in Crestview Florida I am currently in Orlando Florida which is 6 hours away in the hospital I think I have a

3 Answers | Asked in Health Care Law and Medical Malpractice for Florida on
Answered on Dec 28, 2018
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
Most of us give free consultations so reach out to one of us and discuss your case in private with Florida counsel, either here in Orlando or anywhere else.

Q: What's the difference between strict and regular liability for products liability cases?

4 Answers | Asked in Products Liability for Florida on
Answered on Dec 27, 2018
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
strict liability is a cause of action where the Plaintiff doesn't need to prove negligence to win.

Q: If my dog bites someone else, will my home insurance cover their medical costs?

2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for Wisconsin on
Answered on Dec 27, 2018
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
It depends on your homeowners insurance policy. Contact your insurance company to discuss terms and limits of your coverage. Some policies have exclusions for animal attacks.

Q: My dad died due to a doctor's negligence during surgery. Should his family file both medical malpractice and wrongful

4 Answers | Asked in Wrongful Death and Medical Malpractice for Florida on
Answered on Dec 27, 2018
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
You may have a good case. Discuss with counsel here in Florida for possible contingency fee representation.

Q: Would I be able to sue for wrongful death? My mother was the passenger in a car accident.

4 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents and Wrongful Death for Texas on
Answered on Dec 31, 2018
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
Yes. As a child of a parent, you would have legal standing to sue for the wrongful death of your parent. Discuss with Texas counsel. Good luck.

Q: Can I sue the landlord for a tenants dog biting me

2 Answers | Asked in Landlord - Tenant and Personal Injury for Arkansas on
Answered on Dec 21, 2018
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
Yes..You can also sue the dog owner and the landlord.

Q: What are my son's agent's legal obligations to him once we've signed? (He's an actor.)

2 Answers | Asked in Entertainment / Sports for Florida on
Answered on Dec 15, 2018
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
Retain counsel in Florida to review the contract and advise accordingly.

Q: I'm married with a American citizen, I would like to apply to the green card, what is the right form to fill up?

4 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for Florida on
Answered on Dec 22, 2018
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
You would be wise to retain counsel to handle all steps from A to Z so that the application process goes smoothly. Once retained, counsel will get all notices so the case can be processed without any snags. Good luck.

Q: Closing of house is in 2 days Changed mind. What are my consequences and or can I have the money frozen so no $

1 Answer | Asked in Real Estate Law for Florida on
Answered on Dec 4, 2018
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
Retain counsel to review the real estate contract for advice.

Q: I'm an intern at a tech company. My supervisor has made some sexually explicit comments to me. How do I approach this as

3 Answers | Asked in Sexual Harassment for Florida on
Answered on Dec 4, 2018
Stephen Arnold Black's answer
Yes you may have a case. Discuss with counsel in private here in Florida.

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