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ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS ABOUT PORTABILITY AND PRIORITY DATE RETENTION FOR I-140 BENEFICIARIES AND OTHER RELATED ISSUES

Q: My present employer had submitted labor certification and I have an approved I-140 Petition for Alien Worker which was just approved. I

You can’t just keep someone’s property if they owe you money

Q. I recently asked my daughter to move out of my home. She owes me over $3,000 for money I loaned her while

There is no “three day rule” when buying a car

Q. How many days do I have to change my mind after I buy a car? I signed a contract late at night

General Overview of the Family and Medical Leave Act

The FMLA is a federal law enacted in 1993 that requires certain employers to provide unpaid leave to qualified employees for certain medical

Security deposit must be returned

Q. I just moved out of my apartment. I gave proper notice and left it cleaner than when I moved in. I have

ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS ABOUT IMMIGRANT VISA PETITIONS FOR CHILDREN AND SPOUSES OF LAWFUL PERMANENT RESIDENTS

Q: Can a Lawful Permanent Resident petition for Green Card for his spouse and children? How much does the petition cost? A: A

Landlord may be able to take tenant’s property

Q. My friend was late on her rent at an apartment complex. One day she came home and found a lien notice where

Federal Appeals Court Rules that Sexual Orientation Discrimination is Prohibited in the Workplace

On April 4, 2017, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals became the first federal appellate court in the country to rule that sexual

ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS ABOUT FORM I-131A APPLICATION FOR TRAVEL DOCUMENT (CARRIER DOCUMENTATION)

by Sharlene Sharmila Richards, Immigration Lawyer Email at srichardslaw@aol.com

Q: I am a Permanent Resident who is traveling on short business trip

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