Category Archives: immigration lawyers

Immigrating to Miami? There’s a Neighborhood Just For You

Picking the Best Neighborhood Based on Your Lifestyle If you’re looking to immigrate to Miami, Florida on a work visa, you’re not alone. The Miami-Dade County in Florida has experienced a 20 percent growth within the last ten years much because of its recent immigration. Because of the immigration growth the county now has the […]

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Obama Ends ‘Wet Foot, Dry Foot’ Policy for Cubans

Favored Immigration Policy for Cubans Ends Today On Thursday, January 12, president Barack Obama had announced that he will be ending the longstanding “wet foot, dry foot” policy that allows Cubans who arrive on American soil without a visa to become permanent residents. Obama wrote “By taking this step, we are treating Cuban migrants the […]

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8th Consecutive Year, Niren & Associates Won Top Choice Immigration Law Award 2017

With another year behind us we are proud to announce that once again, for the EIGHTH YEAR, we have received the Top Choice Award for the Top Immigration Law Service! We want to thank all of our amazing clients and our dedicated staff that are able to keep our mission to serve you possible! Here […]

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U.S. Children Nervous About Possible DACA Changes

Immigration News In 2012, Barrack Obama created an American immigration policy called the DACA. The DACA stands for “Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals”. This policy stated that it would allow certain undocumented immigrants who entered the country as minors to receive a renewable two-year period of deferred action from deportation and eligibility for a work […]

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Beware This Student Visa Scam

You’ve been dreaming about this forever: ascending to the stage, receiving your diploma, shaking the dean’s hand and smiling for pictures as your proud family stands in the audience. There are many opportunities to study in the US or Canada. You can make that dream a reality. However, there are also many scams out there. […]

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Beware! These 3 Things Get People Denied Entry to the US Every Day

Hundreds of thousands of people enter the US through any one of the dozens of ports that dot the country’s lengthy borders. Not everyone who tries to enter is actually allowed in, though. In fact, hundreds of people are turned away at the US border every day. Why? Read on to learn the top three […]

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4 Things You Must Do When You’ve Overstayed Your Visa in the US

You may think that overstaying your visa in the US isn’t a big deal. “Who’s going to catch me?” you think, “I won’t face any harsh consequences.” That mindset can get you into a great deal of trouble. There can be serious consequences to overstaying your US visa, especially if the stay is for a […]

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This Mistake Costs People Permanent Residence in the United States

  It doesn’t seem fair – you’ve put in time, effort, and probably no small amount of money into applying for and maintaining your legal immigration status in the US. But US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is now saying that you’re not eligible for permanent residency any longer. This isn’t uncommon. Many people make the […]

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Niren & Associates Awarded the Top 3 Best Immigration Lawyers in Toronto

Hello, this is Michael Niren, immigration lawyer and founder of VisaPlace.com. I’m proud to announce that we have been awarded one of the three best rated immigration law firms in Toronto by ThreeBestRated.ca, which is an online review company that looks at reviews, customer satisfaction rates, and other metrics to determine whether or not a […]

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3 Myths About Immigration Law Firms

Like many professional services, there are always companies with poor reputations that make you think twice about the industry as a whole. Immigration law firms are not immune to this, and as a result there have been many myths and misconceptions appearing from time to time. Below, we’re going to highlight three of the biggest […]

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