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What Is the Public Charge Rule?

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In 1882, Congress established the public charge rule. This limited visa approval and denied entry into the United States if there was evidence supporting that an immigrant could become a public charge. Public charge refers to an individual who needs public benefits assistance. However, this term wasn’t specifically defined at the time, which led to […]

Is My Compensation Taxable?

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When an individual is injured due to an accident caused by the negligence of another, they have the right to seek out compensation for their injuries. This compensation can help them cover the costs of medical expenses, damages, and lost wages. However, there are some individuals who have reservations about seeking this aid due to […]

COVID-19 Update

As we continue to monitor news and information surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), our highest priority remains supporting our staff, clients, and community. Our thoughts and prayers are with all those impacted. Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we are taking additional precautions to keep our staff, clients and community safe. Hernandez Law Group has enabled 100% […]