Law Guide

The Law Guide contains articles written by attorneys that answer many popular legal questions concerning over 100 legal topics using language that is easy to understand. Articles described as a "FAQ" contain answers to Frequently Asked Questions about the law. Select a legal category below or use the search button in our navigation to find the law article that is of interest to you.

How to get an H-1B visa or "work visa", list of requirements, explanation of the process, how to file an application, expectations for approval, job transfers
Reasons why a visa may be denied, how to appeal a petition for immigration to the USCIS, explanation of the process and recommendations.
How to get a K-1 visa, also known as a "marriage visa", "fiancé visa" and "green card visa." Learn about the form I-130 petition, forms I-765, I-290B and I-751
How to get a family visa, F-1, F-2, F-3, F-4 visa, the process, requirements, expectations, how to file, answers to frequent questions about family immigration
Student Visa requirements (J-1), exchange visitor extensions, how to get a copy of your DSP/IAP-66 form, costs, requirements, waivers
Information about J-1 visa waivers for doctors and physicians, requirements, forms IAP-66, I-612, no objection statements, procedure for immigration and USCIS.
Exchange Student Visa Requirements (J1, Q1), how to get a J1 visa, requirements, process, sponsorship, fees, grades and scholastic needs, financial resources
Instructions how to get a tourist visa or visitor visa (B-1 and B-2 visa), related forms such as DS-156, visa requirements and expectations.
How to get green card for permanent residence in the U.S., requirements, renewals, sponsorship, form I-485, lost or stolen green cards and the INS and USCIS.
A list of the traps and pitfalls of estate planning mistakes, how to avoid them & make sure your heirs receive a maximum return from your estate.