Marriage Visas Decoded for Spouses of US Citizens

We often field a lot of questions from clients regarding marriage visas, green cards and how the process varies depending on the citizenship status of your significant other. In order to demystify the process we compiled the top 5 things to know for spouses or fiancés/fiancés of US Citizens...

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The Top 5 Things You Need to Know About Green Cards

For some, knowledge about the US Green Card is limited to the 1990s film with Andie MacDowell and Gerérard Depardieu. If that’s the case, don’t worry we’re here to deliver some quick facts and general guidelines about the Green Card application process and dispel some of the Hollywood myths. Here are the top five things you need to know...

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What About the O-1 Visa Process Will Change Post Election 2016?

There is a lot of talk and unfortunately a lot of misinformation in regards to how the immigration processes will be affected with the change in administration and arrival of Donald Trump to the White House come January. To help shed some light on how the shift in the presidential authority could alter the O-1 visa (artist visa) process in particular, we’ve compiled a list of the 8 things you need to know…

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Artist Series: Q&A with Journalist, Anthony Advincula

Anthony Advincula is an editor, writer and national media director for the New York bureau of New America Media. No stranger to investigative journalism, he has been recognized and received several awards for his in-depth reporting on labor and immigration issues. We sat down with Anthony Advincula to learn more about how he got his start, what inspires him, and what’s next.

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Lehach Filippa Fellowship Program Announces Calls for Applications

Artists working in the creative disciplines of the performing arts, music, fashion, film, photography, design, fine arts, and/or journalism who are able to demonstrate innovation and extraordinary ability in their chosen creative field are encouraged to apply. If selected, fellows will receive Lehach Filippa counsel and legal services at no cost, less the government processing fees, for the duration of the O-1 artist visa application process. Interested applicants can find eligibility requirements and instructions in the “How to Apply” section on the Fellowship Program page of the website.

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Artist Series: Q&A with Music Industry Expert, Inge Colsen

Inge Colsen is the founder of Gold Atlas, the New York-based creative PR and marketing agency representing some of the freshest sounds in music. She has been recognized in the industry for her killer taste and ability to surface some of the hottest talent in indie music to the foreground, artists including Boys Noize, CocoRosie, MS MR, Christine and the Queens, Pussy Riot and Haerts. We sat down with Inge Colsen to learn more about how she got her start, what inspires her, and what’s next.

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Do You Have Creative Super Powers a.k.a. Extraordinary Ability?

As adults we often don’t get to ask the question, “do you have super powers?” Those statements seem to be relegated to our childhood and conjure up images of Superman, The Hulk or the Fantastic Four. However, you might be surprised to know that at an immigration law firm a big part of our job is helping creative super heroes – wanting to flex their creative muscles in the United States – to demonstrate and prove their extraordinary abilities.  We know what you’re thinking law firm and super heroes, they don’t normally go to together, but think about this for a moment…

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