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How Does the Priority Date Look?

Posted by Giselle Ayala | Nov 28, 2020 | 0 Comments

The priority date is the date that USCIS uses as a reference to inform the public whether visas are available. Visas are available considering the country of nationality of the applicant and the priority date. For instance, a U.S. citizen requests a green card for his sister. Said application was...

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What is a Visa?

Posted by Giselle Ayala | Nov 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

What is a Visa? To enter the United State a person must be granted permission based on an immigration petition or status. A visa is a conditional authorization granted to a person who files a petition with the appropriate embassy, consulate, or with the United States Citizenship and Immigratio...

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What is a Marriage-Based Green Card Petition? Why to Hire An Attorney?

Posted by Giselle Ayala | Nov 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

A U.S. citizen or a U.S. resident may file an immigration petition on behalf of his/her spouse if they entered into a real marriage. This means, that the marriage must be recognized as a legal marriage in the state where the couple married. Accordingly, if the couple marries in a country that does not recognize legal effect to their union, that may have to remarry in another country or state to file a marriage-based petition in the United States.

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Al solicitar la residencia ¿Qué puedo esperar de la entrevista con un oficial de inmigración?

Posted by Giselle Ayala | Nov 06, 2020 | 0 Comments

Luego de que una solicitud de residencia permanente se ha enviado junto con toda la documentación requerida, de que la visa se hace disponible y de que el caso es revisado por una oficial de inmigración, es posible que usted reciba por correo una forma I-797C "Notice of Action" para atender una entrevista. La forma I-797C le informará del lugar, la fecha y la hora de su cita ante el oficial de inmigración que tiene su solicitud.

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What is an RFE and why is it so important?

Posted by Giselle Ayala | Oct 30, 2020 | 0 Comments

An RFE is a formal request. If the petitioner and the beneficiary of an immigration case are represented by counsel the RFE will be sent to the attorney and a copy will be sent to the petitioner and the beneficiary. All RFEs are subject to a deadline or time limit. As a consequence, if a person is not represented by counsel he/she must be very diligent and careful when answering the RFE.

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Renovando tu permiso de trabajo

Posted by Giselle Ayala | Aug 20, 2020 | 0 Comments

Al igual que otros beneficios o solicitudes de inmigración, la concesión de un permiso de trabajo tiene condiciones. Muchas de esas condiciones están vinculadas al estatus migratorio subyacente del trabajador. Sin embargo, una condición que se aplica a todos los trabajadores, a menos que sea...

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Renewing your authorization to work in the United States

Posted by Giselle Ayala | Aug 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

Without a valid work authorization document, the situation of a family can become difficult, especially considering that getting a job legally in the United States is impossible without this document. Accordingly, it is always good to prevent delays at the initial step of the EAD renewal process.

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Visas de trabajo para entrar a los Estados Unidos

Posted by Giselle Ayala | Jul 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

Para trabajar en un país diferente de aquel en el que eres ciudadano o residente permanente necesitas obtener una visa o permiso de trabajo. La concesión de este tipos de visas depende de las políticas de inmigración del país en donde quieres trabajar, de la situación política del país y de ...

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