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SUCCESS STORIES: Marriage-based Green Card application approved for Filipino citizen

SUCCESS STORIES: Marriage-based Green Card application approved for Filipino citizen

Congratulations to our clients, a U.S. citizen, and his spouse, a citizen of the Philippines! The couple was recently approved for a marriage-based green card for the foreign spouse. They were interviewed at the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Syracuse District Office.

Implications for immigrants after SCOTUS ruling on Sessions v. Dimaya

Implications for immigrants after SCOTUS ruling on Sessions v. Dimaya

On Tuesday, April 17, 2018, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS), held in a 5-4 opinion that the term "aggravated felony" in the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA), as it relates to Section 16(b) of the federal criminal code, is "unconstitutionally void for vagueness" under the Fifth Amendment's Due Process Clause.

FAQs for the Priority Interview Program in the U.S. Embassy in Manila

FAQs for the Priority Interview Program in the U.S. Embassy in Manila

The Priority Interview Program (PIP) is a special program for established and reputable firms in the Philippines designed to promote and facilitate legitimate business travel between the United States and the Philippines. PIP vets and registers businesses, making it easier for certain employees to seek nonimmigrant visitor visas for business travel at reserved appointment times. 

Kakaiba ka ba? Mga FAQ para sa O-1 Extraordinary Ability Visa

Kakaiba ka ba? Mga FAQ para sa O-1 Extraordinary Ability Visa

Ang O-1 nonimmigrant visa ay para sa mga indibidwal na nagtataglay ng mga hindi pangkaraniwang kakayahan sa siyensiya/agham, sining, edukasyon, negosyo, o atletiko, o kung sino ang nagpakita ng rekord ng pambihirang tagumpay sa larangan ng pelikula o telebisyon at kinikilala sa buong bansa o internasyonal para sa mga tagumpay na iyon. Naipon namin sa ibaba ang ilang mga madalas na itinatanong mula sa aming mga kliyente at mga mambabasa tungkol sa visa na ito.