• Humanitarian Parole – What is it?

    denial > Humanitarian Parole – What is it? As a Miami immigration lawyer, I often receive questions about humanitarian parole. Humanitarian parole is used sparingly to bring someone who is otherwise inadmissible into the United States for a temporary period of time due to a compelling emergency. Below are some frequently asked questions.

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  • EB-5 Investor Program Shake-up?

    Last week Tuesday and Wednesday, February 2nd and 3rd, Congress held hearings on proposed changes to the United States’ Visa-Investor program, EB-5. The popular program was launched by Congress in 1990, as part of the omnibus Immigration Act of that year. Essentially, the program’s purpose is intended to stimulate and strengthen the economy by giving foreign businesspeople a ...

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  • What Should I Do After a Hit and Run Accident in Illinois?

    Imagine that you’re driving through Interstate 290, on your normal route home, and all of the sudden, another vehicle drifts from its lane and crashes into your car. You quickly pull over to the shoulder of the roadway, but the negligent driver is nowhere to be seen. What do you do? Hit-and-run accidents have been on the rise across major U.S. cities, with a 13.

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 4 readers -
  • Aggravated Battery | Felony Battery

    Aggravated Battery v. Felony Battery Aggravated Battery vs Felony Battery Aggravated battery is always a felony, but felony battery is not always an aggravated battery. Simple battery can be charged as felony battery under certain circumstances. Battery Basics Criminal battery can be either a misdemeanor or a felony.

    Michael Dye/ Fort Lauderdale Criminal Attorney- 4 readers -
  • Puerto Rico and Chapter 9 Bankruptcy

    Puerto Rico and Chapter 9 Bankruptcy Posted on Feb 09, 2016 By Kathryn Davis February 9, 2016 by Kathryn Davis I have previously discussed the basics of a Chapter 9 bankruptcy as well as two Chapter 9 bankruptcies that occurred in Alabama. In this post, I’ll examine a current event that involves a discussion of Chapter 9- Puerto Rico’s current debt crisis.

    Kathryn Davis/ Bond and Botes- 6 readers -
  • 10-Month-Old Child Dies at Daycare in Lewisville, Texas

    Lewisville, TX (02/05/2016) — Police and the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services are investigating an unlicensed home daycare following the death of 10-month-old Kayden Bolden. Kayden Bolden According to reports, Latoya King dropped off 10-month old Kayden Bolden at the home-based day care on Friday morning at around 10:30 a.m. At 1:30 p.m.

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 18 readers -
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