Author: Michael J. Gurfinkel, Esq.

Appealing a Visa denial

Ordinarily, there is no appeal process for visa refusals. Under the doctrine of "consular non- reviewability", a person cannot even...

A little knowledge can be dangerous

Despite having only limited knowledge or understanding of immigration laws, some people attempt to strategize and handle their immigration case...

The July 2016 priority dates

THE JULY 2016 PRIORITY DATES By Michael J. Gurfinkel, Esq. Each month, the Visa Office of the State Department publishes, in the...

Titanic problems

Almost every Filipino has seen the movie Titanic, the story of Jack and Rose who sailed that doomed ship, which...

The June 2016 priority dates

Each month, the Visa Office of the State Department publishes, in the Visa Bulletin, the priority dates for that particular...