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Talent scout caught in immigration visa scam

A talent scout working out of the Los Angeles area has been charged with 32 misdemeanor counts for allegedly violating the Immigration Consultant Act. If convicted, the man could face up to one year in jail for each count, for a total potential sentence of 32 years. The man is charged with cheating aspiring, foreign [...]

By |2018-04-13T15:19:21+00:00January 11th, 2013|Categories: Employment-Based Immigration, Immigration News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Talent scout caught in immigration visa scam

Same-sex marriage goes unrecognized by federal immigration law

There are many ways in which a non-U.S. citizen can gain citizenship. A green card is a common way for people to earn citizenship, as the cards grants permanent residence and can lead to U.S. citizenship. An immigrant can also attempt to become a naturalized citizen, or they can claim asylum if they are being [...]

By |2018-03-28T14:15:32+00:00October 12th, 2012|Categories: Family Immigration, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Same-sex marriage goes unrecognized by federal immigration law