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Immigration is frequently changing. Here at Motion Law, we like to keep you updated with the latest news about local and national immigration, keep you informed about changes within our firm, and share helpful information relevant to your immigration needs.

Changes in immigration policies

Impact of Trump’s Immigration Policies

Mar 10, 2020

Current Government- Immigration Policies Since President Trump took office in January 2017, there have been drastic changes regarding immigration. The government has constantly focused on changing the statutes of immigration laws. The main changes are the following: Immigration laws are more complex. Now, even if you want to migrate to the US legally, the process…

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Request an H-1B visa

Changes to the H-1B Visa Request

Mar 10, 2020

Foreign workers and the H-1B visa There are lots of different reasons why a foreigner would want to come to the US. One of the most common reasons is to work, in fact, there is a Visa called H-1B and it allows a US company to make a request to bring a foreign worker who…

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DNA testing in immigrants for crime scenes

Trump Plans to Collect DNA from Immigrants to Send to the FBI

Mar 9, 2020

Trump’s plan for Immigrant DNA testing Immigrants who have managed to enter the US legally is because they prepared their cases and requests correctly, therefore, their residence and entry have been granted by the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). However, with Trump’s administration, many immigrants have gone through difficult situations to gain entry and…

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Immigrants in the borders waiting for Asylum approval

“Remain in Mexico” Rule for Asylum-Seekers

Mar 9, 2020

Asylum In some of our blogs we have mentioned the estimated waiting time of entry and residence permits to the US. We have noticed that the most requested visas can take 2 or even 3 years of waiting to be granted. Many immigrants who want to cross the border legally must wait a long time…

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Waiting times for Visas in the US

Visa Processing Times

Mar 6, 2020

Visa Request and Processing Times The US has been a great focus of immigrants around the world. The country is able to offer opportunities to live, study and work. Also, foreigners tend to choose the US as their destination since they can build a better future for their families, and the immigration process has never…

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Immigration Fraud new Form

Immigration Fraud Control

Mar 5, 2020

USCIS- New form against Immigration Fraud Immigration laws have changed considerably lately. The process is different now and has multiple requirements that must be met before residency or entry into the US is granted. For this reason, many immigrants try to enter the US dishonestly or are deceived by fraudulent entities that promise them guidance…

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Request employee with L-1A Visa

L-1A Visa and Legalization Process

Mar 5, 2020

L-1A Visa The L-1A Visa allows a US employers to make a request for a foreign worker to come to the country to work locally. This classification also allows a foreign company that does not have offices in the United States to send an executive or manager to the country for possible investment. The L-1A…

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Lawsuit agains trump for funds being diverted

19 States Present a Lawsuit against Trump’s Government

Mar 4, 2020

19 States sued Trump’s Government for diverting Federal funds One of the main proposals of Trump’s campaign during the elections was the border wall he wanted to build between Mexico and the US, however, this idea has been controversial among society due to the methods used to build it. Trump’s administration was sued by 19…

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Option for students to remain in the US with H-1B Visa

F-1 Students: Option to Change Status to H-1B Visa

Mar 4, 2020

F-1 Students and the Option to Stay in the US with H-1B Visa Young people around the world dream to study in the US because of the opportunities this nation can offer. Entering the US with an F-1 student visa is a great start to potentially find work in the country and hopefully, to be…

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Why is important to apply for American Citizenship?

What is the Importance of Applying for American Citizenship?

Mar 3, 2020

The Value of Citizenship The decision to become a US citizen is the most important one when someone decides to migrate from their homeland. If you decide to apply for US citizenship, you will be demonstrating your commitment to the country and your loyalty to the Constitution. In exchange for this responsibility, you will be…

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