Resources | Root Law Group



Marriage Green Card Interview Guide

En Español & На Русском Green Card Interview is a required step for foreign nationals adjusting their status based on Spousal petition. The purpose of the interview is to verify personal information about an applicant and to confirm that the marriage is “bona-fide”. Below are a few tips to help you to prepare for your upcoming interview and better […]


Protection under the U.S. Law for Victims of Crime

En Español & На Русском Last month a couple walked into the Root Law Group office. Erika and her boyfriend had an appointment for a free consultation with Mr. James Root, the Founder and Principal Attorney at Root Law Group. They were in the U.S. on a tourist visa (B-2) that was about to expire the following day and […]


Three Biggest Immigration Myths

En Español & На Русском There are a lot of misconceptions and presumptions about immigration law that prevent foreign nationals from getting immigration benefits. Below are three most common immigration myths that are important to know about. Myth No. 1 If a foreign national gets a divorce from his/her U.S. citizen or permanent resident spouse, (s)he will automatically lose […]


Top Five Immigration Policy Updates that Will Affect Legal Immigrants in the U.S. in 2019

En Español & На Русском Immigration law is complex and ever-changing. Below are five important updates to immigration rules and regulations that will impact legal immigration in 2019. USCIS Expands a List of Grounds for Deportability   U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) updated a protocol, under which a foreign national can be issued an NTA and called to […]


Proposed Changes to the H1B Visa Program

En Español & На Русском For many years H-1B visa program has been a popular option among U.S. tech companies, allowing them to fill in some key positions with skilled foreign workers. However, recently introduced rulemaking for the H-1B visa program left a lot of U.S. employers and foreign nationals confused about the new requirements.  The first […]