Immigration Law Blog

 

U Visa Petitions Dropped By 20 Percent in 2019—Activists Believe the Trump Administration is Largely to Blame

Also sometimes referred to as a ‘crime victim visa’, a U visa provides much needed immigration relief to certain crime victims who cooperate with law enforcement and prosecutors. The U visa helps to make our communities safer, as it creates a process that allows undocumented immigrants to work with law enforcement without fear of being…

Administrative Processing Solutions In Action We’re Suing The Consular In Casablanca

Administrative Processing Solutions in Action I've got some great news for you. We filed a lawsuit against immigration agencies, USCIS, the Department of Homeland Security, consulates, embassies and quite a few more. The reason we're suing them is that they took someone who deserves a green card and put them on hold. They claimed that…

Your NUMBER ONE Question If Your Visa Is Delayed By Administrative Processing!

 Today, I'm going to explain to you the number one question that I have for anyone who's stuck in administrative processing. If your visa is delayed and the consul has told you that you have to go through administrative processing, then I have one huge question for you. I'm going to discuss it today.…

The Toughest Question On The I-485 For Marriage Green Cards (And How To Answer It)

   Have you ever violated the terms and conditions of your non-immigrant status? That's the question that I'm going to deal with today. I'm Josh Goldstein, an immigration lawyer, and I help people just like you get work visas, green cards, and citizenship. You'll find this question on form I-485, part 8, question 17.…

When I File A Lawsuit To Get My Visa Out Of Administrative Processing, Who Am I Suing

 When I File A Mandamus Lawsuit To Get My Visa Out Of Administrative Processing, Who Am I Suing? Here is a question that I get all the time from people who are considering hiring me to help them fight an administrative processing delay. When they go to the consulate, and they're told that their…

The #1 Fear Stopping People From Solving Their Administrative Processing Visa Delay

 The #1 Fear Stopping People From Solving The Administrative Processing Visa Delay If you file a mandamus lawsuit against the consulate that is sitting on your visa because your visa is stuck in administrative processing, will the consulate get mad at you and deny your visa in retaliation? Or is the immigration agency going…

The 4-Not-1 Rule! The Key To Better-Prepared Green Card Cases!

 The 4-Not-1 Rule: The Key To Better Prepared Green Card Cases What is the 4-Not-1 rule and how can it help you be better prepared to get your work visa, your green card, or your citizenship? I am Josh Goldstein. an immigration lawyer, and I help people and families across the country and around…

Not In Los Angeles I can Still Help You Get Your Visa Out Of Administrative Processing

 Not In Los Angeles? I Can Still Help You Get Your Visa Out Of Administrative Processing Here's a common question I get from people who are stuck in administrative processing: "Hey Josh. Can you help me? I'm located in Texas (or Tehran or Washington State), and you're in California in Los Angeles. Can you…

If My Visa Is Stuck In Administrative Processing, Can You Guarantee You’ll Get It Approved

 The Question Here's one of the questions that I get all the time. People contact me and say, "Hey Josh. My visa is stuck in administrative processing. I know you can help. I've seen your YouTube videos and your website. I know you can help me and I want your help. "But before I…