Scott Legal, P.C. gets Outstanding Professor & Researcher Petition Approved without RFE!

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Can an E-2 Investment be from a Gift or Loan?

An E-2 Visa is an investor visa that requires an entrepreneur to invest a certain amount of capital in the in the United States to either start a business or purchase one.  The entrepreneur must be from certain countries and the amount of the investment depends on the type of

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Scott Legal, P.C. launches Ivy Lawyers’ Network

Scott Legal, P.C. is pleased to announce that we have just launched the Ivy Lawyers’ Network (ILN).   The group is led by the founder, Ian E. Scott, and  ILN is a group of 25 lawyers from Ivy League schools that specialize in a number of practice areas. The group

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Visa Lottery Results Out!

The visa lottery awards green cards to over 50,000 lucky winners each year.  The applications are completed in October and the winners are announced in May.  You can check the results here. Please click the link below to check DV-2014 and DV-2015 Entrant Status: http://www.dvlottery.state.gov/ESC/  

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Scott Legal, P.C. hires associate to work on Family Immigration & Removal (Deportation) Cases

Scott Legal, P.C. used to focus primarily on business immigration but we recently hired an associate to deal with family based immigration cases and deportation cases.

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USCIS Finishes H-1B Receipts

USCIS announced on Friday May 2nd that data entry of all FY15 H-1B cap petitions has been completed. USCIS will now begin returning all H-1B cap petitions that were not selected in the lottery. U.S. businesses use the H-1B program to employ foreign workers in occupations that require highly specialized

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