My employer got PWD approved, but we just noticed that they didn’t indicate their DBA name (doing business as) on the PWD form (ETA-9141). However the legal name and other info was indicated correctly.
They are about to start recruiting process, but I’m just worried that the fact that... View More
In your situation, the omission of the DBA (Doing Business As) name on the Prevailing Wage Determination (PWD) form (ETA-9141) might not be a significant issue, especially if the legal name and other details of the employer are correctly listed. The PWD primarily focuses on the job duties and the...View More
I have applied to sponsor several family members through the current humanitarian parole program for Cuban, Haitians, Nicaraguans and Venezuelans. I completed the I-134A for each one and the applications/affidavits of support are pending. Based on some new information, I have serious concerns about... View More
If you withdraw the I-134A form for one of the individuals you are sponsoring, it's important to know that U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) generally does not notify the beneficiary directly in the case of a withdrawal. However, if the person you are sponsoring checks the...View More
I am engaged to my fiancée who is a US citizen. We have been planning on starting a future together as a married couple for almost a year, However, I've only been able to visit them through ESTA visa, I would like to start becoming more serious and hopefully getting to be with them permanently.
Consider scheduling a consultation with a competent and experienced immigration attorney who can discuss with you the K-1 fiancé(e) visa process. This would be the process to pursue if you intend on having your wedding ceremony occur inside the United States. If, however, you wish to be married...View More
When you sponsor someone to come to the U.S. from Colombia, you are typically required to file an Affidavit of Support. This legally binding document commits you to financially support the sponsored immigrant to the extent necessary to maintain them at an income level that is at least 125% of the...View More
When a US Citizen sponsors his spouse , USCIS requires that he file an affidavit of support with supporting tax return documents. In the event that the spouse accepts public benefits, then the US Citizen spouse may be sued to pay those benefits back. This is the general rule. Reach out to an...View More
Ok so I'm currently on an F2 visa (dependent visa in the US) I opened my business which is an LLC but as im applying for a tax application in florida for the business i'm not sure whether to file it for a S-Corp or a C-Corp. Due to the fact that technically I'm not allowed to work in the US.
As a holder of a marriage-based green card, traveling abroad for extended periods can potentially raise questions upon your return to the U.S. The key concern for immigration authorities is whether you still maintain your primary residence in the U.S. Absences of less than six months are typically...View More
After submitting the I-130 petition online and receiving a reference number, the next step is usually to pay the filing fee. If the option to pay did not appear, this could be a technical issue. You should first check the online account where you filed the application to see if there is an option...View More
In a personal injury case, a clerk’s default might be entered if the defendant fails to respond to a lawsuit within the time prescribed by law. However, there could be several reasons why a plaintiff's attorney might agree to set aside a clerk's default:
The filing of a petition for relative does nothing to extend the validity of one's authorized period of stay in visitor status. If your brother wishes to extend his stay in visitor status, he needs to file with USCIS a Form I-539, Application to Extend/Change Nonimmigrant Status. Moreover,...View More
Filing an I-130 petition for your brother indicates an intent to sponsor him for permanent residency. However, the I-130 petition alone does not grant him legal status to remain in the U.S. beyond the expiration of his B1/B2 visa. He must abide by the terms of his visa to avoid unlawful presence....View More
After a case is remanded from the AAO to the USCIS, the timeframe for USCIS to issue a new decision can vary. Factors affecting this timeframe include the complexity of the case, the volume of cases the USCIS office is handling, and any additional evidence or clarifications needed. For an I-140...View More
Understanding the importance of taxes in the context of a citizenship application is crucial. When you apply for U.S. citizenship, one of the factors considered is your good moral character, and compliance with tax obligations is a component of this evaluation. If you've been legitimately...View More
Not having filed a federal income tax return in any particular year is not per se a problem if in fact you can demonstrate that you were under no legal obligation to have filed a tax return. Consider scheduling a consultation with a competent and experienced immigration attorney who may be able to...View More
When U.S. citizens return from a foreign country, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers have the authority to inspect luggage and question travelers. This authority is rooted in the government's responsibility to enforce customs and immigration laws. Generally, routine searches of...View More
If you entered the U.S. with an I-220A, it indicates you may have been paroled or admitted after being detained. Your method of entry and presence in the U.S. by a designated date are important factors for TPS eligibility. Additionally, having an I-589 (Application for Asylum) on file doesn't...View More
When did you enter the United States? If you can demonstrate continuous residence in the U.S. since July 31, 2023, then you may be eligible. There are other things to consider, including whether you have any disqualifying criminal history or grounds of inadmissibility that can be forgiven with a...View More
When the Administrative Appeals Office (AAO) remands an I-140 case back to USCIS, the timeframe for USCIS to issue a new decision can vary. Generally, USCIS aims to process these remanded decisions within 6 months, but this is not a guaranteed timeframe. Factors such as the complexity of the case,...View More
As long as it wants. It may make another decision depending upon how the decision is worded, which may require another appeal. Your only option, if an unacceptable delay takes place, is to file a writ of mandamus in Federal Court to demand a decision.
She’s a green card holder. I’m a us citizen. The kids are citizens also. Can I.C.E. deport her and separate from kids? Does my 20% child custody go to 100% with her deported? What can I do as father and exhusband to help?
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