Violence and Persecution in Wake of BJP Victory in India Leads to Potential Justification for Asylum

New violence in India directed against activists holding certain political opinions creates possibility of potential asylum claims, in particular, supporters of the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) who have been specifically targeted with violence and persecution may be eligible for asylum in the US.

Immigration BIll offers Glimmer of Hope for Undocumented

You’ve probably heard rumblings about the Senate’s forthcoming immigration bill, “The Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013". A group of 8 Republican and Democrat Senators have proposed a lengthy, contingency-laden path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants living in the United States. The bill isn’t perfect, but it represents a rare chance to fix many backlogs, loopholes, and irrational policies plaguing our broken immigration system.

"I Do!" . . . via the Web

The Convenience and Heavy Risks of Web-Based Marriage:

On March 6th, the Daily Mail (UK) published a revealing report on immigrants utilizing webchat marriages to circumvent US naturalization policy. According to the report, increasing numbers of immigrants seeking US citizenship are conducting “proxy marriages” via Skype

March Important for Business!

Sure, it's important for basketball, too. But before you get too wrapped up in March Madness, realize that March 15 is when your business taxes (or an extension) are due, for corporations both S and other, and you must provide your K's to partners, shareholders etc. so that they can prepare their own tax returns. The main IRS website is , but business owners and non-tax-professionals are well to use which provides easy access to useful information that you need.