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Is There Hope for DACA?

During a dinner meeting at the White House, Senator Chuck Schumer and Representative Nancy Pelosi discussed their hope for DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) to be saved. President Trump expressed willingness to support the necessary legislation that would protect … Continue reading

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Did Hurricane Irma Put a Shutter (Shudder) on Your Marriage?

While you were busy shuttering up your home against the wrath of Hurricane Irma, were you also unwittingly putting a shudder on your marriage? Natural disasters can bring out the best and the worst in people. Some couples find that … Continue reading

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USCIS Announces In-Person Interviews for Green Cards

  As of August 28, 2017, USCIS announces in-person interviews for green cards. Applicants seeking a change in status to obtain green cards will now undergo an in-person interview before they are allowed to reside in the United States permanently. … Continue reading

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Divorce Coach vs. Divorce Attorney: What is the Difference?

  Getting a divorce may be one of the hardest things you ever have to do. The longer you were married, and whether or not you have children, property, and other issues can make it difficult to deal with other … Continue reading

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What is The RAISE Act?

  The RAISE Act (Reforming American Immigration for Strong Employment) is a new immigration bill introduced by President Trump to reduce legal immigration by giving priority consideration to applicants who speak English. Co-authored by Senator David Perdue from GA (R) … Continue reading

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Simplified Divorce without Children in South Florida

  You may qualify for a simplified divorce if you do not have any minor or dependent children born out of the marriage, and so long as the wife is not pregnant. A simplified divorce without children is the quickest … Continue reading

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The Dream Act of 2017: What Does it Mean?

  The bipartisan Dream Act of 2017 sponsored by Sen. Richard Durbin, D-IL, and Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. could provide a way for some young immigrants who arrived or stayed in the US illegally before the age of 18 to … Continue reading

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Is Mediation Right for Me?

    Before you can answer the question is mediation right for me, you need to understand exactly what mediation is and what it can do for you. Divorce mediation is an alternative to traditional divorce. It can save you … Continue reading

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Bankruptcy and the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

  When the creditors start calling, you have rights. Understanding bankruptcy and the fair debt collection practices act can help protect you from collectors making your life miserable. What is the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act? The FDCPA is a … Continue reading

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New Executive Order on H-1B Visas –What Does it Mean?

The new executive order signed by President Trump may have quite an impact on H-1B visas. In his order for an interdepartmental review of the country’s H-1B visa program, the president wants suggestions for changes to the program to offer … Continue reading

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