A New Immigration Rule that May Help You – Can I get a green card if I live in the U.S. without any legal status? What is the New Provisional Waiver Rule?

In most cases, a person must have some sort of legal status in order to apply for and obtain a green card in the U.S.  There are exceptions; however, for the majority of cases, if you are out of status, you won’t be able to get a green card while

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Cancellation of Removal: A Remedy for Immediate Relatives of U.S. Citizens or Lawful Permanent Residents in Removal Proceedings with Deep and Enduring Ties in the U.S. – PART I: Relief for non-LPRs

PART I: Relief for Non-LPRs What is Cancellation of Removal? Cancellation of removal is an immigration remedy available to immediate relatives of U.S. Citizens and Legal Permanent Residents (LPRs or Green Card Holders) with good moral character and are able to establish that their removal would result in exceptional and

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Puedo obtener una tarjeta verde si el tiempo de mi visa ha expirado? La forma 601A provisional de presencia ilegal, la Explicación de la Exención.

Muchas personas se encuentran en la posición de tener un solicitud de I-130 aprobada pero no son elegibles para solicitar una tarjeta de residencia, ya que han estado en los Estados Unidos sin los documentos apropiados durante más de 180 días. Para algunas personas existe una exención que le perdone

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Elegibilidad para la exención 601A sobre la presencia ilegal provisional – algunos ejemplos de posibles estrategias exitosas

601A Exención – Algunos ejemplos de las posibles estrategias de casos exitosos Muchas personas se encuentran en la posición de tener una solicitud I-130 aprobada, pero no son elegibles para solicitar una tarjeta de residencia, ya que han estado en los Estados Unidos sin documentos apropiados durante más de 180

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USCIS Releases Draft for Extreme Hardship Policy Guidance for Comment

On October 6, 2015, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) posted several sections of the USCIS Policy Manual, for public input and comments. The USCIS Policy Manual is the agency’s centralized online repository for USCIS’s immigration policies. One of the sections is a draft extreme hardship policy guidance for

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What Can I Do If I am Barred from Getting A Green Card? Green Card Immigration Waivers Explained

1. What are Immigration Waivers? Immigration waivers “forgive” certain grounds of ineligibility that would normally prevent an applicant from receiving an immigration benefit or visa. Waivers can be granted for temporary visas (For example, a B visa (Tourist visa), an E-2 Visa (Investor Visa), an H-1B (Specialty Worker) and also

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Eligibility for 601A Provisional Waiver of Unlawful Presence – Some Examples of Possible Successful Strategies

  601A Waiver – Some Examples of Possible Successful Case Strategies Many people find themselves in the position of having an approved I-130 application but are ineligible to apply for a green card because they have been in the U.S. without proper papers for over 180 days. For some individuals

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What is Extreme Hardship? Extreme Hardship Explained and How it is Used to Obtain a Green Card Waiver

Immigration waivers “forgive” certain grounds of ineligibility that would normally prevent an applicant from receiving an immigration benefit. Waivers can be granted for temporary visas (For example, B visa (Tourist visa), E-2 Visa (Investor Visa), H-1B (Specialty Worker) and also for Green Cards. This article focuses on the explanation of

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