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James Smith CEO of familybasedimmigration® joined in legal profession as an advocate and solicitor in 1996. He is adept, adroit and proficient in the field of civil, family and commercial law From District Courts to Higher Courts of USA. He appeared in numerous nationwide and global civil and corporate law cases in different courts on behalf of individual

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Benefits of Hfiring an Immigration Lawyer
Benefits of Hfiring an Immigration Lawyer

Anyone who has gone through the immigration process will tell you it is a long and grueling procedure. The paperwork is lengthy and filled with difficult words and confusing statements, and it just gets worse if your native language isn’t English. Therefore, it can be beneficial to hire an immigrant lawyer.

They are less likely to make mistakes

Filling in the paperwork is the first and foremost part of completing one’s immigration process. Paperwork is usually extensive and complicated and the chances of making critical errors is very high. These errors can lead to your entire application being thrown out. Therefore, it is beneficial to hire someone who has completed hundreds of applications before and knows how to avoid silly mistakes.

They understand the entire system

It is likely that the immigration lawyer canberra you hire would have done this a hundred times before! They will know the ins and outs of the system and can guide you through the whole process. They will also be aware of the best way to present your case to ensure that your application is accepted.

They know all the options available to you

The immigration process is truly head spinning because there are so many ways to go about it. You can become a citizen through marriage, through a job, or through several other ways. Your lawyer can offer a third person approach to your case and inform you of what way would be best for you. Through you lawyer, you will know the best solution for obtaining citizenship.

They can help you find a job

One of the most important requirements for obtaining citizenship is having a proper legal job. That is difficult for most immigrants as they may not understand the language or the job application process in the country they are in. A lawyer can help you through that – through various contacts and an understanding of the job system, they can help you get a legal job to boost your application

They can ensure your citizenship isn’t revoked

You got your citizenship? Congratulations! But are you aware of the fact that there are certain laws that apply exclusively to you and breaking them can cause your citizenship to be revoked? Well if you didn’t know this, your lawyer definitely does. An experienced lawyer will so his best to get you your citizenship and also make sure you don’t endanger that privilege!

Hiring a lawyer is almost an integral part of moving from immigrant status to resident. The entire process is too overwhelming for you to do it on your own and a lawyer acts as a support system. Make sure you do your research – search for one that is experienced in cases similar to your own and can give your case the personal time it requires, while also making sure they fall in your budget!


Shutdown, US Congress: yes to law for backward wages
Shutdown, US Congress: yes to law for backward wages

New York, Jan. 11th (askanews) – The US House has approved (411 votes in favor, 7 against) the bill that will allow federal workers to get back wages at the end of the shutdown; yesterday, the Senate had approved it unanimously. The bill will have to be signed by President Donald Trump, who yesterday assured that the workers will have their salaries. The bill also guarantees workers for any future shutdowns.

In the United States, a partial shutdown is taking place in the United States for 21 days, a blocking of some activities of the federal government, due to the lack of agreement between Republicans and Democrats on a spending bill that would finance various federal departments and agencies. The point of confrontation is the financing of the wall with Mexico, demanded by Trump, to which the democrats are opposed. Tomorrow, the current shutdown, which is leaving around 800,000 federal workers without salary, will become the longest in US history.

There are 32,000 yellow vests that today manifest throughout France, 8,000 of them in Paris. In the capital, home of the main procession, for the 9th act of the protest there are three times a week ago protesters. The number of total yellow waistcoats in France also increased, with 26,000 last Saturday. In the mid-afternoon, the stops were 82 throughout France.

Legitimate defense, there is the agreement. Here’s how the new law will be
Legitimate defense, there is the agreement. Here’s how the new law will be

After the leap forward of Conte on migrants and the League rebellion on Tav and cannabis, the majority seems to find peace around the legitimate defense. So at least it seems.

The Justice Committee of the Chamber will begin voting on the amendments tabled today on legitimate defense Wednesday, January 16th. The intention is to bring the text in the classroom in early February. At the end of next month, then, Italians should have the new law on self- defense .

The fact that the M5S will not present amendments to the text will make the souls of the League raise. There will be only about eighty proposals for changes presented by the oppositions, but the majority on the text holds. The goal is not to create incidents that could jeopardize the government: even today it is parliamentarian Leagueists (“So it collapses everything”) that grillini (“on cannabis there may be transversal majorities”) have somehow feared a possible crisis . The summary is: if you pull the rope too much, it eventually tears off.

A snub of the M5S on the legitimate defense would be perhaps more serious than that realized by Conte and Di Maio on the migrants of the NGOs. Or at least, after the immigration case, a new low blow could really crack the relationship altogether. Also because on the horizon there is the launch of the decree on the income of citizenship. Between January and February, in short, both M5S and Lega have every interest in not being spiteful. On this point, Salvini was categorical: the law must pass without problems and, above all, without changes to the text to prevent the lengthening of the times that would result in a third reading of the provision. “No recourse, we are loyal to the 5 stars, the citizenship income is their priority, the legitimate defense is the priority of the League” and “between us there are neither vetoes nor games.” This is the government of transparency “, explains in an interview the Undersecretary of the Interior, Nicola Molteni.

The news are many. First of all, “existence” of the proportionality between offense and defense ” is always recognized” if someone legitimately present in the home of others, or in another place of private residence, or in their belonging “,” uses a legitimately held weapon or other means suitable for the purpose of defending one’s own property or that of others, the property of one’s own property or that of others, when there is no desistence and there is a danger of aggression “. So it will not be necessary for the thief to have a weapon in his hand, but the threat of using a weapon (which does not necessarily have to be addressed to the person) will suffice.

On the “excess of negligence” of legitimate defense the other novelties. Those who have “been seriously disturbed, deriving from the current dangerous situation” will be exempted from punishment. The conditional suspension of the penalty for those who have committed a theft in the apartment, however, can only go to those who have fully paid the amount due for compensation for damage to the injured person. And no more like now, which triggers regardless of the compensation paid or not. Then the penalties for the violation of domicile, theft and robbery will be exacerbated. The maximum sentence of imprisonment for the violation of domicile is increased to four years, up to a maximum of six and seven years in prison for the theft in housing and theft .robberies .