Bringing Immigrant Family Members to the U.S.

Moving can be an exciting, yet stressful, adventure. Add a move to a new country and there are significant challenges and questions that arise in the process. Depending on your unique situation for coming to the United States, there are specific regulations and rules that you should be aware of in regards to bringing your […]

In Celebration of Latino Immigrants for Hispanic Heritage Month

Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15 by celebrating the stories, cultures, and contributions of American citizens and their families who have come from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America. As Hispanic Heritage Month comes to a close, we wanted to take a moment to […]

Preparing for the U.S. Citizenship Exam

When you are on the path to American citizenship, one of the main components to your case file is passing the citizenship exam. Thankfully, there are a plethora of resources available online to help you study and prepare. As we have successfully assisted thousands of foreign nationals on their American citizenship journey, we have some […]

The Green Card Health Examination

When applying for a green card in the United States, applicants undergo a series of forms, interviews, exams, and more. One of the exams that applicants must complete is a health examination performed by an approved medical professional.    This is not a standard physical examination. In fact, it is more of a screening to […]

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement for Green Card Applicants

The CDC has announced new regulations that require all green card applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. While the CDC is not commonly involved in immigration procedures, this is not the first time the health agency has stepped in to establish required vaccinations for travel and immigration purposes. In fact, specific to immigration alone, […]

Can H-1B dependents legally work in the US?

H-1B visas are awarded each year based on a variety of factors, and they are a visa program that is strictly linked to employment at American companies. You might know that H-1B visa recipients can travel to the U.S. to work a specific job as part of an employment contract. What you might not know […]

Finalizing a marriage visa amid divorce

Marriage between an American citizen and a foreign national is one of the most common routes that applicants pursue towards permanent residence in the United States. So what happens when a foreign national on a temporary marriage visa is faced with a pending divorce? While saving their marriage might not be in the cards, another […]

Recognizing Foreign Nationals in America on Labor Day

Labor Day pays tribute to the contributions and achievements of American workers and is traditionally observed on the first Monday in September. It was created by the labor movement in the late 19th century and became a federal holiday in 1894. As the cultural makeup of America continues to diversify and evolve, our team at […]

Tips to Prepare for your Marriage Visa Interview

Tips to Prepare for Your Marriage Visa Interview*   *This article does not guarantee a successful interview and issuance of a marriage visa.    One of the most crucial steps of the marriage interview process is the interview with a USCIS agent. The reason this meeting is so important is because the petitioning spouse and […]