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  • Can a Permanent Resident Get a Driver's License or Permit Without the Actual Green Card?
    Can a Permanent Resident Get a Driver's License or Permit Without the Actual Green Card?

    In general, to get a U.S. driver’s license you must show proof that you are legally permitted to live or work in the U.S. If you are a green card holder, then you can apply for a replacement green ...

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  • How can a non-US citizen start a small business in the US?
    How can a non-US citizen start a small business in the US?

    She can work for an employer for typically a year under OPT after graduation and then can find an employer (or the same employer) to sponsor her for an H1B afterward (that’s a very common route). If ...

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  • How Long Will It Take to Get a Green Card Through Marriage?
    How Long Will It Take to Get a Green Card Through Marriage?

    If you are in the U.S. and married to a U.S. citizen, the process to obtain permanent residence takes on average six to twelve months. The application requires submitting a comprehensive package to ...

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  • Process to get H1B Visa stamped into my passport?
    Process to get H1B Visa stamped into my passport?

    If your H1B was approved while in the U.S. and you leave the U.S., you have to go through the visa stamping process in order to re-enter the U.S. The H1B visa stamp in your passport authorizes you to ...

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  • Denaturalization: Can you be Denaturalized?
    Denaturalization: Can you be Denaturalized?

    The Trump Administration announced a new initiative in its war on immigration: a “denaturalization task force" targeting naturalized citizens. In June, US Citizenship and Immigration Services Director ...

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  • The Judges Have Spoken
    The Judges Have Spoken

    In the past two weeks, the US courts have submitted several decisions regarding some of the Trump Administration's more polemic immigration policies, from family separation to long-term detention. ...

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