August 31, 2015

Supreme Court Denies Lien Stripping Case, For Now

One of the main benefits of bankruptcy is the ability of the debtor to restructure his finances, and, in some cases, modify debts by reducing... Read More

August 25, 2015

Fears | Nachawati Law Firm Sponsors Feed My Starving Children Volunteering Event

Fears | Nachawati Law Firm proudly sponsored Feed My Starving Children’s volunteering event this past weekend at the Parish Episcopal School in... Read More

I have been arrested since becoming a permanent resident. Can I still become a U.S. citizen?

Can I still become a U.S. citizen? One of the requirements for naturalization is good moral character. An applicant for naturalization must show that... Read More

I was granted a conditional green card after my spouse’s family petition was approved.

How do I remove the conditions and obtain an unrestricted green card? You must file Form I-751, Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence. The... Read More

Can I travel outside the United States while my Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence is pending?

After filing your Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence (Form I-751), you will receive a receipt notice on USCIS Form I-797. This document will... Read More

Can I live in another country and still maintain my permanent resident status?

If you move to another country with the intent of living there permanently or if you remain outside of the United States for more than 1 year without... Read More

I was granted deferred action. How do I renew it?

You can renew your initial grant of deferred action if you did not depart the United States on or after August 15, 2012 without advance parole; you... Read More

August 24, 2015

Sponsoring Your Spouse For a Green Card

U.S. immigration law supports family reunification by allowing a citizen or permanent resident to petition for their spouse to join them in the... Read More

August 23, 2015

Two Recent Studies Question Xarelto’s Safety

Xarelto, the blockbuster anticoagulant that was approved by the FDA in 2011, has continued to come under scrutiny by parts of the medical community.... Read More