Monthly Archives: May 2012

Military, US Army, Military Immigration, MAVNI

Military Accessions Vital to the National Interest (MAVNI) naturalization program reopen in 2012

Military Accessions Vital to the National Interest (MAVNI) is type of naturalization program allows certain non-citizens who are legally present in the United States to join the Army and apply immediately for U.S. citizenship without first obtaining lawful permanent residence and no fees for the application. According to Department of Defense (DoD) & US Army, the […]

Immigration File Backlog Hinders Immigrants’ Ability to Fight Deportation

SALT LAKE CITY — Hector Valencia has a deportation hearing June 11. But before he faces an immigration judge, he wants a copy of his complete immigration file to prepare his defense. His attempt to get the documents from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services under the Freedom of Information Act hit a wall, so […]

US Visa, H1B, H1-B, Work Visa, Work Permit

Things you should know about United States O-1 Visa

The O visa is type of work visa to enter the United States with an extraordinary ability in one of the following areas: Sciences Arts Education Business Athletics Or who have made extraordinary achievements in Television Motion picture industry Qualifying for the O Visa A valid passport for a minimum of 6 months beyond the date […]