Immigration Law

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Diversity Visa Lottery Program

With the diversity visa lottery program each year approximately 50,000 green cards are offered each year to people from countries that in recent years have sent the fewest immigrants to the United States. The purpose of this program is to ensure a diverse ethnic mix among those who immigrate to the U.S. (although applicants must [...]

By |2016-11-14T23:35:08-05:00October 3rd, 2010|Immigration Blog|0 Comments

Visa Bulletin for July 2010

Visa Bulletin for July 2010 Number 22Volume IXWashington, D.C. A. STATUTORY NUMBERS 1.  This bulletin summarizes the availability of immigrant numbers during July. Consular officers are required to report to the Department of State documentarily qualified applicants for numerically limited visas; U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in the Department of Homeland Security reports applicants for adjustment of status.  [...]

By |2016-11-14T23:35:11-05:00June 27th, 2010|Home Featured, Immigration Blog|0 Comments

How To Stop Deportation

When an individual is deported, the government is forcing those to leave against their will. No choices are given whether they can remain in the United States. Generally, the Department of Homeland Security issues deportation orders because the individual has somehow broken the law. Many people think that if the government places them in deportation [...]

By |2016-11-14T23:35:11-05:00June 27th, 2010|Home Featured, Immigration Blog|0 Comments

Differences Between Human Trafficking, Human Smuggling and Undocumented Immigration

Human Trafficking is the recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision, or obtaining of a person for labor or services, through the use of force, fraud, or coercion for the purpose of subjection to involuntary servitude, peonage, debt bondage, or slavery. Sex trafficking occurs when a commercial sex act is induced by force, fraud, or coercion, or when [...]

By |2016-11-14T23:35:13-05:00June 19th, 2010|Home Featured, Immigration Blog|0 Comments