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Richard Samuel Price
I'm very sorry, but it's impractical to answer your questions in this email format.  If you came into my office with these questions, we would spend about 30 minutes discussing it and I would have further questions for you.  Try talking to an estate planning attorney for a full... Read More
I'm very sorry, but it's impractical to answer your questions in this email format.  If you came into my office with these questions, we would... Read More

trying to get paid

Answered 2 hours ago by attorney Richard Samuel Price | 1 Answer

Legal Topics: Business Litigation

Richard Samuel Price
You can file a mechanic's lien for anything that you are owed.  You can also sue for the balance due.
You can file a mechanic's lien for anything that you are owed.  You can also sue for the balance due.
Richard Samuel Price
Yes, this is legal and common.  The funds to close was giving off of an estimated closing statement... this is just an estimate.  You will have to wire additional funds to close.
Yes, this is legal and common.  The funds to close was giving off of an estimated closing statement... this is just an estimate.  You will... Read More

Better chances of Parole

Answered 7 hours ago by attorney Patrick Johnson | 1 Answer

Legal Topics: Parole and Probation

Patrick Johnson
Anything that helps the inmate present a favorable image of the inmate should be used. An inmate parole package is a useful tool especially when used in conjunction with live testimony at the parole hearing. The things that can be used to help an inmate present a more favorable image are to... Read More
Anything that helps the inmate present a favorable image of the inmate should be used. An inmate parole package is a useful tool especially when... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
To file a fiancé visa petition, you must demonstrate you have met in the past two years. There is a limited exception if you can establish hardship or cultural/social rules against meeting before marriage. Obtaining an exception is extremely difficult. You can read more about fiancé... Read More
To file a fiancé visa petition, you must demonstrate you have met in the past two years. There is a limited exception if you can establish... Read More

Will I be able to apply for a greencard?

Answered 8 hours ago by attorney Wendy Rebecca Barlow | 1 Answer

Legal Topics: Immigration

Wendy Rebecca Barlow
It may be possible to obtain a green card. First, it is important to know what crime he was convicted of aiding and abetting. Some criminal offenses make a United States ineligible to petition for a family member. Second, assuming he can petition for you, the issue will be his ability to appear for... Read More
It may be possible to obtain a green card. First, it is important to know what crime he was convicted of aiding and abetting. Some criminal offenses... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
Most states allow adult adoption. However, a person can only obtain immigration benefits through adoption if the adoption was finalized before the individual's 16th birthday. 
Most states allow adult adoption. However, a person can only obtain immigration benefits through adoption if the adoption was finalized before the... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
You do not need to pay a fee for overstaying your visa. You and your son will need to file the appropriate applications with the government filing fees, but there is no fee for overstaying your visa. You can read more about adjustment of status... Read More
You do not need to pay a fee for overstaying your visa. You and your son will need to file the appropriate applications with the government filing... Read More

Immigration status and divorce?

Answered 8 hours ago by attorney Wendy Rebecca Barlow | 1 Answer

Legal Topics: Immigration

Wendy Rebecca Barlow
Your husband would not be able to obtain a green card through an immigrant visa petition filed by you if you are divorced. A final judgment of divorce makes him ineligible for a green card. Even without a final judgment of divorce, the fact that your husband is in divorce proceedings will likely... Read More
Your husband would not be able to obtain a green card through an immigrant visa petition filed by you if you are divorced. A final judgment of... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
It is not exactly clear what happened. Did your husband use his cousin's birth certificate to board the plane? Is his cousin a United States citizen? Where is your husband currently? 
It is not exactly clear what happened. Did your husband use his cousin's birth certificate to board the plane? Is his cousin a United States citizen?... Read More

What are my rights as a petioner?

Answered 9 hours ago by attorney Wendy Rebecca Barlow | 1 Answer

Legal Topics: Immigration

Wendy Rebecca Barlow
If you believe your husband committed marriage fraud to obtain his green card, you should notify the U.S. Department of Himeland Security. You can find contact information at https://www.ice.gov/webform/hsi-tip-form. You may also be able to obtain a maintenance order against him from family... Read More
If you believe your husband committed marriage fraud to obtain his green card, you should notify the U.S. Department of Himeland Security. You can... Read More

How to request for a waver?

Answered 9 hours ago by attorney Wendy Rebecca Barlow | 1 Answer

Legal Topics: Immigration

Wendy Rebecca Barlow
You may only file for naturalization after you have been a resident for three years. You will need to file a Form N-400. You will also need to file a Form I-912 to request a fee waiver. You can find the forms and instructions at www.uscis.gov. The fee waiver is not automatically granted. You will... Read More
You may only file for naturalization after you have been a resident for three years. You will need to file a Form N-400. You will also need to file a... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
The United States does not recognize second marriages such as the one your husband entered. Your husband would have to have first divorced you and then married in order for the U.S. Government to recognize the marriage. The only way he could petition for this second spouse would be if he submitted... Read More
The United States does not recognize second marriages such as the one your husband entered. Your husband would have to have first divorced you and... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
Your company is free to transfer you where they wish. You will need to make sure you are in compliance with the country's visa requirements. You do not need to be in the United Statws for a company to sponsor you for an H-1B visa. The company or another company can petition for you as many times as... Read More
Your company is free to transfer you where they wish. You will need to make sure you are in compliance with the country's visa requirements. You do... Read More
Wendy Rebecca Barlow
You cannot file an extension of status. In order to file an extension of status, the applicant must intend to leave the United States. Your parents have no intention to leave the United States.  In addition, it may not be advisable for your parents to file for adjustment of status. Your... Read More
You cannot file an extension of status. In order to file an extension of status, the applicant must intend to leave the United States. Your parents... Read More
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