Shahzad R. Khan Legal Blog

New York, United states

Applying for a US Passport – No More Glasses: November 1

Starting November 1, 2016, If you are applying for a US Passport and you wear glasses, you will no longer be allowed to wear glasses in your passport photograph. See the ...

USCIS Announces Final Rule Adjusting Immigration Benefit Application and Petition Fees

WASHINGTON – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services today announced a final rule published in the  today adjusting the fees required for most immigration applicati...

601A – Do Not Underestimate the Hardship

Do not underestimate the power of hardships.  A hardship, alone, may not seem enough to be extreme.  To establish an extreme hardship, it is not necessary to demonstrat...

Muslim Ban 2.0 – A Brief Synopsis of the Major Provisions

This is a brief summary of the Executive Order issued on March 6, 2017. This order rescinds the Executive Order (13769) issued on January 27, 2017 and creates the followi...

Lying to Get a Visa – Don’t do it

Why do people lie to get a visa or an immigration benefit?  I frankly don't know.  But, it seems people lie often to get an immigration benefit, without realizing the c...