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As an effort to educate people I have written over 100 short question/answer articles for Lighthouse, a popular local magazine in Los Angeles that caters to the Japanese-speaking community. The most recent articles are listed below.

(#150-05/01/2001)
The New V Visa - update

(#149-04/16/2001)
Green Card Holders Giving Birth in Japan
Lay Offs and the H1B Visa Holder

(#148-04/01/2001)
Useful Websites regarding US immigration Law

(#147-03/16/2001)
Information Regarding the New "Portable" H-1B Visa

(#146-03/01/2001)
Questions and Answers Regarding 245(I) and who is "grandfathered" part 2

(#145-02/16/2001)
Questions and Answers Regarding 245(I) and who is "grandfathered" part 1

(#144-02/01/2001)
New V-visa Allows Spouses and Children to Live/Work While Waiting for Impending Cases

(#143-01/16/2001)
Naturalization Ceremony Schedule

(#142-01/01/2001)
New Law to Permit Foreign Born Children to Acquire Automatic Citizenship

(#141-12/16/2000)
H-1B:Specialty Occupational Workers Special Reports and Updates

(#140-12/01/2000)
Things to Know About the Green Card Interview

(#139-11/16/2000)
H-1B Bills Signed by President

(#138-11/01/2000)
Consular Processing Update

(#137-10/16/2000)
Lottery Article

(#136-10/01/2000)
INS Public Announcement

(#135-09/16/2000)
H-1B Frequently Asked Questions

(#134-09/01/2000)
Lottery Article

(#133-08/16/2000)
H-1B Cap is reached/ Lottery Update/ other news

(#132-08/01/2000)
Can a child born to a U.S. permanent resident outside of the U.S. become a U.S. citizen?

(#131-07/16/2000)
Lottery Update

(#130-07/01/2000)
Effective June 20, Most green card renewal applcants to apply at Local INS Application Support Centers

(#129-06/16/2000)
Bringing money into the U.S./
Taxes during Ptical training

(#128-06/01/2000)
Estate Planning for non-U.S. Citizen Spouse

(#127-05/16/2000)
Green Card for Extraordinary Abilities

(#126-05/01/2000)
All Naturalization applicants can now
report a new address by phone

(#125-04/16/2000)
DV-2000 Winners Soon to be Notified

(#124-04/01/2000)
I'm a US Citizen, What About My Children? Can I Work in J-2 Status? How to Obtain an L-1A Visa

(#123-03/16/2000)
Reasons to Apply for a Tourist Visa vs. Reasons to Use Visa Waiver

(#122-03/01/2000)
Change of Status from L-1A to Green Card

(#121-02/16/2000)
Common Questions from Change of Status to Green Card Sponsorship

(#120-02/01/2000)
Let's Have US Senators Help You

(#119-01/16/2000)
A Review of Selected Websites

(#118-01/01/2000)
Adjustment of Status Update

(#117-12/16/1999)
Letter from Santa

(#116-12/01/1999)
A Creative Solution to a Common Problem that Works

(#115-11/16/1999)
Green Card Application for 21 Year Old Son

(#114-11/01/1999)
What is INSPASS?

(#113-10/16/1999)
n/a

(#112-10/01/1999)
How to renew Green Card

(#111-09/16/1999)
Who is a Grandfathered Alien (pt.2)

(#110-09/01/1999)
n/a

(#109-08/16/1999)
Who is a Grandfathered Alien (pt.1)

(#108-08/01/1999)
The Green Card Interview

(#107-07/16/1999)
Updated News

(#106-07/01/1999)
Results of DV-2000 released

(#105-06/16/1999)
Updated news about Status & Driver's License

(#104-06/01/1999)
How to renew Green Card and Naturalization ceremony schedule

(#103-05/16/1999)
What if you win the DV 2000 Lottery Program?

(#102-05/01/1999)
Up-to-date US Immigration Information on the Internet

(#101-04/16/1999)
H1-B Numbers are running out

(#100-04/01/1999)
Good News for Green Card Holder's Spouse

(#99-03/16/1999)
How long does it take?

(#98-03/01/1999)
How can I extend my stay as a Visa Waiver?

(#97-02/16/1999)
Naturalization Q & A

(#96-02/01/1999)
About Horitsu.com

(#95-01/16/1999)
Common Questions About US Immigration Law

(#94-01/01/1999)
New Rules of Nonimmigrant Visa Application

(#93-12/16/1998)
Quiz About Immigrants' Contributions To The U.S.

(#92-12/01/98)
Let's Help Spouse's of Green Card Holders Stay In The USA Legally While Waiting For Their Green Card

(#91-11/16/98)
The New Law Regarding H-1B Cap

(#90-11/01/98)
L-1A's Family: Can I Work Or Go To School?

(#89-10/16/98)
Green Card Lottery Program DV-2000

(#88-10/01/98)
H-1B Update

(#87-09/16/98)
Questions About US Immigration

(#86-09/01/98)
DV-2000 Green Card Lottery Program

(#85-08/16/98)
Permanent Residency for Children Born Outside The U.S.

(#84-08/01/98)
Spousal abuse and Greencard Petition

(#83-07/16/98)
Useful information about Driver's license & Social Security number

(#82-07/01/98)
Conditions to keep Green Card

(#81-06/16/98)
Travel Abroad during pending AOS

(#80-06/01/98)
Financial Burden of Immigrant Visa Sponsor (I-864)

(#79-05/16/98)
How to get an I visa?

(#78-05/01/98)
DV-99 Program Results and Questions

(#77-04/16/98)
Million Dollar Investment Visa and Business Arrangements

(#76-04/01/98)
Naturalization and Selective Service

(#75-03/16/98)
Should you hire an attorney or do it yourself?

(#74b-03/01/98)
DV-lottery program questions and others

(#74a-02/16/98)
Unlikely to get a green card before my status expires...

(#73-02/01/98)
Why the H-1B cap should be eliminated

(#72-01/16/98)
Can I enter the U.S. every 3 months as a visa waiver?

(#71-01/01/98)
What to watch for regarding H-1B visa petition

(#70-12/16/97)
About penalties for illegal employment

(#69-12/01/97)
Applying for a green card by illegal aliens

(#68-11/16/97)
L-1A petition to set up a branch office in the U.S.

(#67-11/01/97)
Changing the status from L-1A to permanent resident status