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Will Misdemeanor Crime Affect My Green Card Application?

Will Misdemeanor Crime Affect My Green Card Application?

Mario A. Godoy

Arrest and criminal records are virtually all online today, so an arrest or conviction in your past or in another state can impact your green card app...

How Does a DUI Arrest Affect Your Visa Application?

How Does a DUI Arrest Affect Your Visa Application?

Mario A. Godoy

When U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is reviewing immigration applicants, they conduct a background search and receive information f...

What is Green Card Abandonment?

What is Green Card Abandonment?

Mario A. Godoy

If you have received your green card – Lawful Permanent Residency (LPR) to live in the United States – there are things that can cause you...

New Green Card Rules

New Green Card Rules

Mario A. Godoy

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has instituted new green card rules that go into effect in 2020. If you are a green car...

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