Ian E. Scott Selected as a Super Lawyer Rising Star by Thomson and Reuters

Ian E. Scott, Esq. was selected and named as a Super Lawyer Rising Star in Immigration Law by Thomson and Reuters. This honor is afforded to the top 2.5% of lawyers in any State and Mr. Scott was selected in New York. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding

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Citizenship Requirements and What Are Your Options If Your Citizenship Application is Denied

There are several requirements that must be met in order to qualify for citizenship.   In order to qualify, the applicant must be at least 18 years old at the time of filing and; Have been a permanent resident of the United States for at least 5 years (The requirement is only

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Scott Legal, P.C. Wins Acquisition International 2014 Global Mobility & Immigration Award

Scott Legal, P.C. has won the 2014 Acquisition International Global Mobility & Immigration Award for outstanding service in New Business Entity Selection and Set Up. You can see our award by clicking here. The award recognizes law firms, financiers, relocation specialists and global mobility experts for their expertise and excellence to

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EB-5 Investor Green Card Visas Cap Hit for Chinese Nationals

The EB-5 Investor visa program is a program where foreign nationals can invest either $500,000 or $1,000,000 in a business and if certain criteria are met, the investor and his/her family can receive green cards. While there are several requirements of the program, the key provisions are the amount invested

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Does A Spouse of an E-2 Investor Visa Holder Require Employment Authorization

An E-2 Investor Visa is a visa option available to foreign nationals who want to start and manage a business in the United States. The visa requires a capital investment to either start or purchase a business and the amount of the investment depends on the type of business. Also,

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