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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for North Carolina on
Q: Been waiting 5 years for my case for Risperdal too settle or go to trail, why is it taking so long
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Denise Anderson answered on Sep 18, 2019

I suggest that you contact the attorney who filed your case. They will provide you with the right answer depending on when the case was filed, and whether the case is a class action or not a class action. Many factors play a role regarding the timeline for cases to resolve.

1 Answer | Asked in Child Support, Divorce and Family Law for North Carolina on
Q: what should i do? my ex and me have been separated for a year. we split cause he cheated we also have a 2 year old

He recently decided he didnt wanna help with our daughter because he says he only married me for a citizen ship our daughter was a mistake.

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Denise Anderson answered on Sep 18, 2019

If he refuses to pay child support, an attorney can assist you to file an action for child support. The father will then pay because the order will be enforceable by the court.

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for New York on
Q: What if green card holder wants divorce from us spouse who is doing dugs and cheating. What happens to their status? Tnx

Hello...so my friend married a us citizen 1 year and 9 months ago. He is waiting for green card. But the marriage turned sour a year ago when he caught his husband cheating on him. His husband( the us citizen) is doing illegal drugs in the house( where they both live) and has numerous lovers and... Read more »

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Denise Anderson answered on Sep 18, 2019

If the U.S citizen spouse is the unfaithful spouse. The other spouse can obtain a green card, absent the U.S citzen spouse's consent. An immigration attorney can assist the spouse to obtain a green card. I recommend the affected spouse to contact an immigration attorney to explore the... Read more »

3 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for Pennsylvania on
Q: I need to remove the conditions on my husbands green card, would a lawyer be able to file the paper work for me?
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Denise Anderson answered on Sep 17, 2019

Yes, an Immigration Attorney can file the necessary paperwork for you. To commence that process there are relevant information that the attorney will need to obtain from you. You can choose an immigration attorney in state or out of state to assist you with that matter.

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1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for New York on
Q: Is there a minimum stay requirement for a green card holder returning to the US?

Hi, I (US citizen) am planning on moving outside the country to work and my wife(Conditional green card holder) is also planning on traveling with me. Can she be out of the US for 5-6 months, return to the US for a week, then stay out of the US for another 5-6 months? I would be traveling with her... Read more »

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Denise Anderson answered on Sep 11, 2019

Your wife can travel outside of the U.S. up to 6 months without losing her green card. Travel more than 6 months but less than one hear will subject her to additional questions upon her return to the U.S. If she intend to stay outside the U.S for one year or more, it is recommended that she applies... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for Michigan on
Q: I’m off status on my F-1 visa since July 2019, and married to US citizen since May 2019. Will I have issues filing?

I’m off status on my F-1 visa since July 2019, and married to US citizen since May 2019. Will I have issues filing for green card through marriage. I was planning to do so in the upcoming month.

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Denise Anderson answered on Sep 10, 2019

You can adjust status because you are married to a U.S Citizen. Your success will be dependent on how the questions are answered, your background history, how the application is filled out, and other important factors that are considered by the immigration officers. If you are not sure what steps... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for District of Columbia on
Q: I want to know if I can file for a green card with a pending asylum?

Concerning my case I file for asylum since 2015 but until now I haven't any response

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Denise Anderson answered on Sep 11, 2019

In order to accurately, answer you question, I need more information. Are you currently married to a U.S citizen?

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1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury for North Carolina on
Q: My pregnant fiance and myself were recently exposed to mold at a hotel stay, they refuse to refund me.

Both of us experienced flu like symptoms, my pregnant fiance much more than myself.

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Denise Anderson answered on Jul 28, 2019

If you have proof that you and your finance are affected as a result of the mold from the hotel, you can likely obtain refund from the hotel. Some valid proof of mold exposure includes; Blood Test done to detect mold, or Skin Prick test done by your doctor. The hotel will take your claim more... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Medical Malpractice for North Carolina on
Q: How long after surgery can a patient sue for malpractice in NC.

I had knee replacement in Nov 2017 and when I was given a spinal (which I was aware I would get) a nerve in my back was hit, leaving both legs and feet affected and seeming no hope of it getting better.

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Denise Anderson answered on Jul 25, 2019

The standard time frame to sue for medical malpractice cases in North Carolina is three 3 years from the date the incident occurred. The referenced time frame is not applicable to every medical malpractice cases. If you are not sure how to calculate the three years time frame from the date... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law on
Q: Hi I am a green card holder. I Overstayed in egypt more than a year. Now I want to go back to the USA.

I came to Egypt to study here. Then unfortunately I have lost my passport. Then I couldn’t go back to the USA. But my green card is valid until 2023. What can I do right now? Can you help me by giving your precious advise!

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Denise Anderson answered on Jul 21, 2019

An immigration officer will look at your absence abroad and look at your intentions, to determine if you abandon your status as a green card holder. If you travel abroad for a continuous year or more, you likely will need a reentry permit to be readmitted to the United States. There are some... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury for North Carolina on
Q: I was recently in a car accident that wasn't my fault and injured my left knee.

The other persons insurance company wants me to sign a release for now and then pay me. Im not sure if i should sign the form now and settle or if i should get a lawyer.

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Denise Anderson answered on Jul 21, 2019

My recommendation, do not sign the release form and settle, get an attorney to represent you. I recommend that you reach out to an attorney who practices Personal Injury. Most insurance companies do not have your best interest at heart. They will not voluntarily disclose all your options for... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for Florida on
Q: How do I go about getting a green card as a professional?

I have been invited to work for a company in the US but don't have a work permit. I am currently in the US with a B1-B2 visa. I have been offered employment because I speak 5 languages and have a BA at the Academy of Arts in Amsterdam, Holland. I am a highly qualified administrator with 30+ years... Read more »

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Denise Anderson answered on Jul 21, 2019

The best option is to contact an immigration attorney who will guide you through the process. First you must determine if your potential employer is willing to sponsor you. An experienced immigration attorney will explain the right process to obtain a green card.

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1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Maryland on
Q: Immigration

Can i file for kids as a green card holder? My Husband is a United States citizen but lose his job so therefore I am the only person working in my household .

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Denise Anderson answered on Jul 8, 2019

I cannot determine from your question if you are the biological or adoptive parent for the kids, or if your are related to the kids in other ways except for a parent child relationship.

If you are the parent of the kids you can file for them. A person who has green card can file for his/...
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2 Answers | Asked in Divorce for North Carolina on
Q: i only make 1000 dollars a month i cant afford a lawyer who can i talk to about getting a divorce pro bono

i have not been with this woman for over 30 years we have 1 child and he is grown

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Denise Anderson answered on Jul 6, 2019

You can contact Legal Aid of North Carolina; they offer free services for individuals who are not able to afford legal fees. There are certain criteria to be qualified as an indigent (individuals who are poor). A representative of Legal Aid of North Carolina will obtain your information and notify... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for District of Columbia on
Q: How to sponsor parents for green card?

My sister is currently attempting to sponsor my parents in receiving their green cards. My parents are currently on A-2 visas because my dad is employed with the Thai embassy as local staff. They both do not have medical records because rural thailand does not keep track of those very well. I... Read more »

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Denise Anderson answered on Jun 25, 2019

The civil surgeons are normally equipped to provide the necessary vaccinations for purposes of Immigration. Civil Surgeons within each country are aware of the Immigration requirements for medicals, and are normally equipped to refer patients to the appropriate agencies for services they do... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law and Elder Law for Wisconsin on
Q: I live in Belgium and after a few months I will file my file to obtain Belgian nationality. I would like to live in USA

thanks

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Denise Anderson answered on Jun 25, 2019

There are different immigration options through which an individual can apply to live in the United States. From the information you provided, It cannot be determined if any of the options would be applicable to you.

I would suggest speaking with an immigration attorney, explain the...
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1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Virginia on
Q: cost/time of getting my Dominican Republic girlfriend here I Virginia?

the love is mutual and we no longer want to be apart. She has two sister's already in the states if that has an advantage for our situation

Denise Anderson
Denise Anderson answered on Jun 11, 2019

There are different Immigration rules that would be applicable to your girlfriend coming to the United States. Absent knowing more information regarding you and your girlfriend I can't provide any specific guidance. Information such as: are you a U.S Citizen or a green card holder, what is your... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Divorce for North Carolina on
Q: How do I get I divorce from my husband who is refusing to sign divorce papers?

We have been separated since 2008. He resides in Maryland and I have been living in NC since August of 2018. I don’t have the money for a high priced attorney and he knows that by him refusing to sign I will have to spend more money. Are there any attorneys in Wake County that are willing to... Read more »

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Denise Anderson answered on Jun 10, 2019

The divorce process can be completed without your husband signing the papers. That can be accomplished by showing the court that your husband was served with notice of the divorce. Should your husband fail to respond to the notice, there is a designated timeline that must be followed in North... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice for North Carolina on
Q: I cut my fingers badly. I went to local Emergency Room. ER Doctor put 2 stitches in one in Each finger, No x-ray.

No referral to a surgeon nothing,

My fingers are numb.

Can I get legal help

Denise Anderson
Denise Anderson answered on Jun 1, 2019

An emergency room doctor is normally trained to assess the extent of cuts or injuries and determine the correct treatment. A referral to a surgeon is not normally done for every cut and injuries to a finger; a referral is done if warranted based on the extent of the cut. Likewise, X-rays are not... Read more »

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3 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for South Carolina on
Q: I been Madrid 8 months now nd I don't get it
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Denise Anderson answered on Jun 1, 2019

In an effort to provide you with an informed answer I request you complete your question above and resubmit.

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