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Immigration Case Successes

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P-1 status approved for minor league pro hockey player Published: Feb 5, 2007 A minor league pro hockey team secured P-1 nonimmigrant status under the new “COMPETE Act of 2006”. The new law allows minor league level professional sports teams to file petitions to seek the same nonimmigrant status that major league teams have been able to secure in the past, and frees minor league teams from the restrictive
Deportation Prevented Published: Jan 30, 2007 We were able to avoid an order of removal (deportation) on behalf of our client, a citizen of Canada. Our client was allowed to withdraw her application for admission to the United States after trial, notwithstanding the fact that she had been convicted on several occasions for petty theft and on one occasion for trafficking in a narcotic drug, all in
Client granted green card after winning asylum in U.S. Published: Jan 29, 2007 A Russian client who was granted asylum in 2003 by an Immigration Judge in Buffalo was granted adjustment of status to become a lawful permanent resident and receive her green card.
Management Consultant NAFTA Approval Published: Jan 26, 2007 We obtained a North American Free Trade (NAFTA) approval for a Canadian citizen to enable him to work as a Management Consultant for a U. S. company based in California. Robert D. Kolken, Esq. was able to obtain the client’s 9th consecutive approval in such status, based upon the fact that the U. S. employer provides consulting services to U. S.
Immigration Judge grants adjustment of status Published: Jan 22, 2007 The Immigration Court granted adjustment of status to accord a client from Jamaica lawful permanent resident status. The client, married to a U.S. citizen, had initially been denied his green card. Eric W. Schultz, Esq., successfully appealed the denial to the Board of Immigration Appeals, which found that the client was both eligible for a green
NAFTA Approval: Management Consultant Published: Jan 17, 2007 We obtained an approval under the NAFTA for a Canadian citizen as a Management Consultant for a U. S. company based in Colorado . Robert D. Kolken, Esq. was able to obtain an 8th consecutive approval in such status, based upon the fact that the U. S. employer provides consulting services to U. S. companies.
Green Card Granted for Citizen of Germany in Six Months Published: Jan 16, 2007 We obtained lawful permanent resident status on behalf of a German citizen who entered the United States on the Visa Waiver Program and then married a United States citizen. Robert D. Kolken, Esq., initially obtained conditional permanent residence for him based on adjustment of status, and now U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has approved his
BIA remands for consideration of eligibility for relief from removal Published: Jan 15, 2007 The Board of Immigration Appeals has sent a client’s case back to the Immigration Courtfor further hearing. Eric W. Schultz, Esq., argued on behalf of the client, a permanent resident from Russia, that, because the client had accrued more than 5 years of lawful permanent residence in the U.S. while his case was pending, and had been physically