Tag Archives: family immigration

The V Nonimmigrant U.S. Visa

V Nonimmigrant Visas

 

The V visa is a nonimmigrant visa created to allow families to stay together while waiting for the processing of immigrant visas.

 

What does the V nonimmigrant visa offer me?

 

The Legal Immigration Family Equity Act (LIFE Act) and its amendments...

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Immigrant Visa Requirements for Adopted Children

Immigrant Visa Requirements for Adopted Children

 

USCIS Requirements to Satisfy Before Adopting a Foreign Child

 

Over the past several years, there has been a dramatic increase in the number of children adopted from abroad by US citizens and brought into the United States. The immigration process for...

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USCIS Medical Examination and Vaccination Record

USCIS Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record

Generally, all applicants filing for adjustment of status to that of a lawful permanent resident must submit a report of medical examination and vaccination record completed by a designated civil surgeon.  The form is used to report results of a medical examination to USCIS.

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Benefits under the Family Unity Program

Benefits under the Family Unity Program

The Family Unity Program was created in 1990 to benefit family members of immigrants who were able to legalize their status under the 1986 Immigration Reform and Control Act.  Family members are given extended periods of voluntary departure and employment authorization so that they could remain with...

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