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August 2018 Archives

Am I at risk of denaturalization?

The current presidential administration has immigrants in the New Orleans area and across the country living in constant worry that they will lose their right to stay in the United States. Even individuals who have become naturalized citizens feel the threat of deportation. Though denaturalization is rare, it can occur, especially now. 

How to acquire dual citizenship in the United States

It is possible for you or a family member to become a dual citizen of the United States and the country in which you were either born or reside. This is a process that occurs all the time and is best done with the help of an immigration attorney so you know it is being done correctly. Let's take a look at how you can acquire dual citizenship in the United States in today's post.

The role of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is an important agency that operates throughout the country, including in New Orleans, Louisiana. This agency is responsible for monitoring lawful immigration to the country and is part of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Let's examine the role of the USCIS.

How do I handle deportation in Louisiana?

There are various reasons why someone might be slated for deportation in New Orleans. One of the most common reasons is that their visa to work, study or visit has expired and it was never renewed. If you are headed for deportation and it's the first time you are experiencing this situation, you are likely worried and scared. So, how do you handle deportation?

Renewing an employment authorization document

Many people in New Orleans came to the United States for a job. You need to apply for an employment-based visa in order to enter the country for work. You also need to be sponsored by your employer in order for the application to be approved.

3 alternatives to EB-5 green cards for entrepreneurs

For many entrepreneurs, immigrating to the United States is a step in achieving both personal and financial goals. There are a number of ways to pursue legal citizenship, and options are tailored to immigrants' unique motivations and needs. If you intend to pursue business opportunities, applying for the EB-5 visa might seem like the obvious option.


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