Monthly Archives: October 2011

Signing Legal Documents

Many courts, as well as other government agencies have expressed their preference that all documents requiring original signatures should be signed in color, rather than in black ink. This is because original signatures in black ink may be mistaken for copies and, as … Continue reading

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Green Card Lottery Open October 4, 2011 – November 5, 2011

Every year, the Congressionally mandated Diversity Immigrant Visa Program conducts an online lottery in which many people apply for permanent residence to the U.S. through the Green Card Lottery.  50,000 diversity visas (DV) are available for random selection by a … Continue reading

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Administratively Closed Cases and EADs

DHS has stated that those people whose cases have been administratively closed may be eligible to apply for an employment authorization document (EAD) pursuant to recent announcements on recommended treatment of low priority deportation cases. However, the legal basis for the EAD, … Continue reading

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