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Philadelphia Immigration Lawyers: Strict Enforcement of Immigration Laws Keeps out Volunteers, Speakers

There has been extensive coverage of President Trump’s travel ban both here at home and around the world. It has been revised and challenged and examined, but perhaps the most important aspect of the ban is the memorandum that was issued simultaneously on March 6, when the revised travel ban came out. It calls for […]

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Philadelphia Citizenship Attorneys: Immigrants are Essential to the Economy

Immigration is a heated issue in America, largely because of the politics involved. Setting politics aside, consider the ramifications of reducing immigration on the economy. To understand why immigrants are essential to the economy the numbers, rather than political passions, must be considered. The United States’ Economy by the Numbers When the Congressional Budget Office […]

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Philadelphia Immigration Lawyers discuss Suspension of H-1B Premium Processing Option

  A citizen of a foreign nation cannot simply enter the United States and obtain employment. Foreign workers must have visas to legally work in the United States. There are numerous types of visas an individual can obtain depending on the type of work they perform and their home country. H-1B visas are visas for […]

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Philadelphia Immigration Lawyers Discuss Federal Immigration Laws and Your Rights

The United States is a nation of immigrants. Every year, people from around the world enter our nation with the intention of securing stable, well-paying work and making the United States their permanent home. To ensure that disreputable individuals do not enter the country and harm American citizens, federal and state-level laws exist. Other such […]

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Philadelphia Immigration Lawyers: What Are my Rights With ICE?

With the recent confusion about immigration policies, you may be wondering what your rights with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) are. The good news is that if you live in the United States, you have rights regardless of your citizenship status. So, just what are those rights, and how should you handle a […]

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Philadelphia Immigration Lawyers: Travel Bans Issued by the President Affect Tech Start-ups

Philadelphia Immigration lawyers are keeping up with the rapid new developments in immigration law happening under President Trump’s administration. In late January, he issued an executive order banning entry in the country for people from seven Middle-Eastern countries. That executive order now remains contested, but what the future holds is uncertain. Philadelphia Immigration lawyers are […]

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Philadelphia Immigration Lawyers: Immigration Awareness Month

April is Immigration Awareness Month. Observing Immigration Awareness Month means taking the time to learn a bit more about how immigration works in the United States, and how it can impact both local communities and our country as a whole. The Office of Immigration Statistics, or OIS, reports a number of different immigration benefits for […]

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Philadelphia Immigration Lawyers: How Much Power Does the President Have Over Immigration Policy

As a result of President Trump’s recent Executive Order restricting entry for people from seven Middle-Eastern countries, immigration law has been hot-button issue in the news lately. Philadelphia Immigration lawyers attempt to debunk the heart of the issue: how much authority does the U.S. president actually have over immigration law. In the past, U.S. courts […]

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Philadelphia Immigration Lawyers: What Are Sanctuary Cities?

Anyone following recent news and developments surrounding immigration may have heard the term “sanctuary city” being used, though there seems to be some disagreement as to what the term actually means. Due to the sensitive nature of undocumented immigrants in the United States, elected officials in several major cities have made promises to immigrant communities […]

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Philadelphia Immigration Lawyers Discuss the Reasons for Denial of Labor Certification

A labor certification is an important part of applying for a green card through employment. A labor certification (or “labor cert” for short) is a market test for any employer wishing to sponsor a foreign national. Essentially, if an employer is sponsoring a foreign national in order to fill a full-time job position at their […]

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