Don’t Hire a Non-lawyer in 2015!

There’s an Arab proverb that roughly translates to “let your baker bake your dough even if he took half of it”. I often wonder why some people hire non-lawyers to apply for their immigration benefits. There are usually two reasons: money and the tricks these notaries pay on unsuspecting immigrants that believe that they could…

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Top 5 Reasons that Should Lead You to Follow My Blog

I am taking a break from writing the dense legal posts to give you five reasons to click on the Follow This Blog Link to your left: Reason Number 1: You should follow this blog for the great amount of knowledge you will get from reading my posts. Reason Number 2: You should follow this blog…

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Asylum Fraud In Chinatown

The New York Times published a story over the weekend discussing asylum fraud in Chinatown, NY. The article spoke about the widespread fraud in asylum applications, with attorneys, clergy, and paralegals helping applicants fabricate stories to shore up their asylum applications. The fraud has led to the indictment of several people, including eight attorneys. The…

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