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What do I bring to the US border for a B1 Business Visitor Visa for Philadelphia

Philadelphia is a common destination for business travel in the United States. For such travel, some foreign nationals must have a visa called a B-1 business visitor visa, which is specifically for business, not for work or regular visits. Most of these visas are quickly received at the border and applicants don’t have to wait […]

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Apply for an H1B work visa for Philadelphia

Someone who has a high level of education (such as a bachelor’s degree or higher) could be eligible to work in a specialty occupation in the United States on an H1B work visa. This visa is available only for these types of specialty occupations, which are defined as such because they require such a high […]

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US Waiver Lawyers in Philadelphia

Canada and the United States have enjoyed easy access to each other for many years. Travelers and pleasure seekers from both countries usually only need to show border officials proof of their citizenship in order to be allowed into one or the other. But as of late increased border security in both the United States […]

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Canadian Immigration Lawyers In Philadelphia

Canada’s high standard of living and stable economy have a lot to do with the country being a top choice for immigrants around the world. Combined with our educated population and low crime rates, Canada is a top destination for people who want to work temporarily or live permanently in a great country. Whether you […]

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TN Visa Lawyers in Philadelphia

A job offer from a United States employer can mean loads of opportunity! But in order to be able to meet that opportunity, you’ll need to apply for a United States work visa. Specific job types can qualify you to apply for a TN visa – a type of United States work visa – if […]

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Immigrate to Canada from Philadelphia

  Do you currently live in Philadelphia and want to immigrate to Canada? In Canada, a “green card” is called a permanent resident card, and “green card” holders in Canada enjoy permanent resident status. This allows them to live and work anywhere they want in Canada. However, becoming a permanent resident of Canada is not […]

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Immigration Lawyers in Philadelphia

  Philadelphia is a city in Pennsylvania, and is one of the cities in the United States with the richest history when it comes to the formation of the country. It is the country’s fifth-largest city and the fifth-most populous city in the United States. Hiring an immigration lawyer in Philadelphia If you want to […]

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What is an H1B Visa for the US

An H1B visa is a work visa for the United States. Canadians may apply for this visa if they are able to meet the requirements for one. An existing job offer in a specialty occupation is necessary to apply for an H1B visa, meaning that you should have a bachelor degree or higher in most […]

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I am a Canadian in the United States. When do I renew a PR card?

As a permanent resident in Canada, or PR card holder, you are required to always keep a valid permanent resident card. Your card will expire every five years, and before it does you will need to make an application to renew it.  When to renew a permanent resident card We recommend applying to renew your […]

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Denied Entry to US at Philadelphia Airport

If you are an international traveler who is landing at the Philadelphia airport, you will have to go through US Customs. In doing so, you may be questioned by United States Customs and Border Protection officers whose job it is to keep the United States safe.  They may be abrasive or seem to want to […]

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What is the Canadian green card?

Canada does not have a “green card” like the United States has, but we do have a permanent resident card. This card, also called a pr card, is essentially Canada’s version of a green card where a permanent resident card holder can live and work permanently in Canada as well as leave and re-enter as […]

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How to hire an immigration lawyer in in Philadelphia

The immigration process is not easy, which is why immigration attorneys are here to help. While it might be your first and only time dealing with the immigration process, an immigration attorney had gone through the process many, many times before.  Hiring an immigration attorney in Philadelphia is a great first step in your immigration […]

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Will a DUI cause me to be denied entry to Canada?

While many criminal offenses on your criminal record could cause you to be denied entry to Canada, the offense that will almost certainly cause you to be denied entry to Canada is a DUI, or driving under the influence charge. Because Canada takes DUI charges seriously, you could be denied entry at the Canadian border […]

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Can I Reapply if My Canadian Tourist Visa is Refused?

What is a Canadian tourist visa? Citizens of countries that are required to obtain a visa to come to Canada for any reason are called non-visa-exempt countries, and if you are a citizen of one of these countries you are required to obtain a Canadian tourist visa (also called a visitor visa, a temporary resident […]

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Do I Need a Work Visa for business meetings in Philadelphia?

One of the most common questions our immigration law firm is asked is whether someone needs a United States work visa or work permit to visit a United States city such as Philadelphia for something like a business meeting. The answer is, if you are going to the Untied States to attend a business meeting, […]

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