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H-1B Visa Petition Approval (Extension) for Elementary School and Filipina Elementary School Teacher in New Mexico

CASE: H-1B Extension PETITIONER: Elementary School BENEFICIARY: Filipina Elementary School Teacher LOCATION: New Mexico Our client is a public grant elementary school for Native Indians in New Mexico. They contacted our office to seek assistance for their foreign employee. The … Continue reading

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I-130 and I-485 Marriage Based Petition and Adjustment of Status Approved for Cleveland Ohio Client From Burkina Faso

CASE: Marriage-Based Adjustment of Status CLIENT: Burkina Faso LOCATION: Cleveland, OH Our client came to the United States from Burkina Faso on a F-1 student visa in December 2014. He married a U.S. Citizen in August 2016 and retained our … Continue reading

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Eighth Granted Petition for Review

Last month, the EPO published it's eighth ever decision granting a petition for review (R 4/17). Granted petitions for review are notoriously difficult to obtain, as the EPO attempts to balance the need for the legal certainty of Board of … Continue reading

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Government Files Brief in Opposition to Cert. Petition in Murphy

The Government yesterday filed its brief in opposition to the petition for certiorari filed by the taxpayer in Murphy v. IRS, 493 F.3d 170 (D.C. Cir. 7/3/07): The court of appeals correctly concluded that compensatory damages received for emotional distress… … Continue reading

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Mother’s Petition for Child Custody Modification Resulted in Award of Sole Legal Decision-Making to Father

Mother filed her petition for modified custody in compliance with Arizona law. Father did not file a petition for modification, but motioned for temporary orders requesting he be awarded sole legal custody. The court granted father’s motion for sole legal … Continue reading

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