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February 2018 Visa Bulletin Released

USCIS has released the February 2018 Visa Bulletin. While there is certainly some movement forward, the guidance given by Mr. Oppenheim last month is still in effect and has not changed. 249 more words


January 2018 Visa Bulletin and Update from Charlie Oppenheim

There have been some movements on the immigrant visa front, and some setbacks. Below is an update on where things are and where they may be going. 407 more words


Applying for The Spouse of a US Citizen, General Process

Review of the general process for a US citizen applying for conditional residency for a foreign spouse who is currently in the United States. Contact the Law Office of Patrick Hopkins at  LOPH Law for more information.

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Introduction To Getting The Spouse of a US Citizen Their Residency

Short Introduction describing who may be able to petition for United States Residency for their Spouse, the requirements, and whether you may have any issues requiring the assistance of a qualified Immigration Attorney.  13 more words

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President Issues New Travel Restrictions

On September 24, 2017, the President issued a new Executive Order (“EO”) entitled “Enhancing Vetting Capabilities and Processes for Detecting Attempted Entry into the United States by Terrorists or other Public Safety Threats”.   602 more words


When a US Citizen sponsors her parents for an immigrant visa, can her sibling get one too?

QUESTION: I have a US citizen daughter and she will be 21 years old soon. We know that when she is 21 she will be able to sponsor me and my wife, but we have another child who will be 10 years old by that time. 1,048 more words

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US Embassy Manila Interview Experience 2017 (F2A/FX2 visa)

My mom is a lawful permanent resident, she petitioned me under F2A, spouse and unmarried sons and daughters under 21 years old. My mom petitioned me when I was still 18 years old. 1,402 more words