Provisional Waiver

Clients have been asking questions about the Provisional Waiver process for so long that I thought writing this blog post would be the best response​.​ Immigration law is very complex. Some of the areas are very difficult and technical for a client or a lay person to understand. One of those areas is the Provisional Waiver. This blog post will also help explain why it becomes expensive. There has been a recent change in the Provisional Waiver area. I will address that too. To make it easy to understand I am attempting it in a question and answer format.

USCIS Updated Several Forms

On August 31,2016 USCIS announced that they have updated Form I-601A, Application for Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver; Form I-360, Petition for Amerasian, Widow(er), or Special Immigrant; Form I-694, Notice of Appeal of Decision Under INA §245A or §210; and Form N-336, Request for a Hearing on a Decision in Naturalization Proceedings.

EQIR Announces Creation of Information Helpdesk

The Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) announced the creation of the Immigration Court Helpdesk (ICH) Program to serve non-detained individuals appearing before the immigration court on the removal hearing process and to inform them about possibleremedies and legal resources. This was much needed and would be a good resource for those in removal.

Avoid Payment Scams

Immigrants all over the country get trapped by scammers very easily. Scammers may call or email you pretending to be government official and may demand payment to fix problems in your application. But remember USCIS officials if need any such payments, will mail a letter on official stationery.

Attorney Sunita Kapoor is once again nominated to appear in annual Top Lawyers of Houston issue!

Good afternoon, Ms. Sunita Thereja Kapoor…

Please let me start by saying congratulations on your nomination, once again, to appear in our annual Top Lawyers of Houston issue! As the ONLY proven source in the Greater Houston Area, for the past 18 years, our annual Top Lawyers of Houston issue has become our bestselling issue and is the ‘go to’ resource guide for researching the top attorneys in the area! The editorial line-up has changed for the new calendar year and we will be printing the 2015 Top Lawyers of Houston as the Spring issue this year!

H-1B RFE for IT industry cracked by a 15 year old Summer Intern

"Don't Tell What He Can do, But How Much Work There Is!" Argues Navya Thereja Kapoor

A lawyer is in the making! My 15 year old, who is going to be a sophomore in the upcoming school year is a Summer Intern at Law offices of Sunita Kapoor, PC. It appears that she inherited her lawyer traits from her genes.