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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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Texas Supreme Court Differentiates Sexual Assault and Harassment in the Workplace

On February 24, 2017, the Texas Supreme Court (in B.C. v. Steak ‘n Shake Operations, Inc.) issued a much-awaited decision, ruling that employees

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You do not owe taxes on debts discharged in bankruptcy

Q. I filed bankruptcy. I have now received a 1099 form from one of my creditors. Am I responsible for taxes on the

You can sue in justice court for damage caused by a fender bender

Q. I had a small “fender-bender” with another motorist. Neither of us wanted to report the accident to our insurance company, so he

ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS ABOUT H-1B SPECIALTY OCCUPATION VISA

Q: What is the H-1B Visa? A: The H-1B visa is a visa for foreign skilled professionals who wish to work in the