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Category: Immigration Law

How To Report Immigration Marriage Fraud

Unfortunately, some immigrants try to cheat the system in order to gain entry into the United States. The United States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) appreciates whistleblowers who report fraud. Here is

How To Read An NVC Case Number

The government has many different types of identification numbers for a myriad of purposes. The National Visa Center (NVC) number is issued to immigrants wanting to enter the United States. Its alphanumeric

Requirements For Canadian-American Dual Citizenship

With the mobility, job opportunities, and wealth of modern families, the possibilities of dual citizenship are becoming increasingly lucrative. The United States and Canada share the language, history, culture, geography, and currency.

How To File An H1B Visa

The United States government allows employers to hire workers in specialty occupations by assigning them an H1B Visa. These highly technical fields might be very hard to fill with native workers and

How Does Immigration Sponsorship Work?

Immigration sponsorship can be provided by family members or companies, depending on the type of visa being received. Certain visas require sponsorship in order to be deemed valid by the USCIS. In

What Is A Form I-797C Notice Of Action?

A Form I-797C is sent by the United States Customs and Immigration Services to inform people in the process of immigrating to the United States of any actions that they may need

How To Report Illegal Immigrants

If you know of someone whom you have good reason to believe is illegally in the United States, it is well within your rights and indeed your responsibility to report that person

How To Request Voluntary Deportation

Deportation or exclusion proceedings have the purpose of allowing an illegal immigrant to be reinstated to his country of origin by way of a judicial process. This process also affords the illegal

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