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Small Business and Immigrants

May 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Immigration is a prominent part of the U.S. DNA with more than 43 million immigrants residing in the U.S.  That is 13.5% of the total U.S. population. [...]

“Prince” of the Estate or Servant of the State

April 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Purple Rain with a high chance of thunder storms.  I believe this is when doves cry. Prince, one of the greatest musicians/performers of our time, who was [...]

H-1 Contract Requirements Lead to Limited Validity H-1B Approvals

April 26th, 2018|0 Comments

In February, Attorney Stephanie Scarborough summarized the USCIS memo "Contracts and Itineraries Requirements for H-1B Petitions Involving Third-Party Worksites." https://www.uscis.gov/news/news-releases/uscis-strengthens-protections-combat-h-1b-abuses USCIS has limited H-1B validity based on [...]

The USCIS STEM OPT (Optional Practical Training) Update:

April 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Scarborough Law Announces ~ The USCIS STEM OPT (Optional Practical Training) Update: On April 11, 2018, without [...]

The USCIS April 2018 H-1B Update:

April 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Scarborough Law Announces ~  USCIS Receives 190,098 H-1B petitions toward the statutory cap. On April 11, 2018, [...]

USCIS & CBP To Implement: Form I-129 Pilot Program for Canadian L-1 Non-Immigrants

April 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

Scarborough Law Announces ~ From April 30, 2018, to Oct. 31, 2018, the USCIS California Service Center [...]


March 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Scarborough Law Announces ~  H-1B CAP ALERT: Multiple H-1B Petitions; New adopted decision broadens the “Related Entities” [...]

Scarborough Law Announces ~ The USCIS April 2018 Visa Bulletin Alert

March 21st, 2018|3 Comments

The April 2018 Visa Bulletin has been released. Employment-Based preference categories will see a significant change starting [...]

Protect Your Kids Future – The Time is Now.

March 1st, 2018|0 Comments

We had a scintillating time last month, if you weren’t there, you missed a treat!  Our Managing [...]

H-1B Itinerary and Contract Requirement Changed

February 26th, 2018|0 Comments

On February 22, 2018 USCIS (United Sates Citizenship and Immigration Services) issued a Contracts and Itineraries Requirements [...]

HELP! I have an emergency and I need to leave the United States.

February 12th, 2018|0 Comments

We all dread that call in the middle of the night; our aging parent is faced with [...]

REPORT: Immigration Enforcement increased in 2017 via First Coast News

February 7th, 2018|0 Comments

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You are Not Alone.

February 7th, 2018|0 Comments

One of the most common questions I am asked, as an attorney is, “How will an Estate [...]

“High School Senior could go from commencement to deportation” Mark Woods

January 23rd, 2018|1 Comment

Medina Blekic loves to sing. If you look at her Facebook page, following the timeline of photos [...]


September 5th, 2017|0 Comments


Look Who’s Coming to the White House

July 26th, 2017|0 Comments

With the Trump’s Administration push for “Hire American, Buy American,” countries like India feel the pressure. According [...]

Why a Trust is Right for You…

July 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Ideal Estate Plan AVOID Estate Taxes AVOID Income Taxes AVOID Dissipation of Assets from Irresponsible Spending [...]

Where Is the Love?

July 18th, 2017|0 Comments

The entryway of diversity, innovation, and culture is what makes the fabric of America what it [...]

The Tale of the Revoked Visa Ticket

July 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Once upon a time, there was a client with a visa ticket living the American Dream. He [...]

How to Turn Your IRA into a Massive Benefit for Your Family

July 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Ideal Estate Plan AVOID Estate Taxes AVOID Income Taxes AVOID Dissipation of Assets from Irresponsible Spending [...]

The Department Wants More From The Visa Applicant

July 11th, 2017|0 Comments

The Current Administration is adding more questions in the visa interview process “to implement additional protocols and [...]

The Administration’s Tactic to Trump H1-B Visas

July 11th, 2017|0 Comments

The current administration has been working quietly with the Justice Department to change the H1-B process. [...]

The Grassley May Not Be Greener In the U.S.

July 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) met with the Labor Secretary, Alexander Acosta to discuss stricter reform for [...]

Deportation Misunderstanding

July 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Hypothetical: Imagine you are travelling to the U.S. with a valid visa, valid earlier H-1B approval, [...]


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