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Defending People's Rights and Freedoms

Vivian M. Williams, Esq., has been Inducted into the Prestigious Marquis Who’s Who Biographical Registry

August 4, 2023 Uncategorized

NEW YORK, NY, August 04, 2023 /24-7PressRelease/ — Vivian M. Williams, Esq., has been included in Marquis Who’s Who. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during […]

The Paradox of Plenty: Why Guyana’s Local Content Law Needs a Reality Check

By: Dr. Vivian M. Williams, Esq. In October 2022, the Guyana Business Journal (GBJ) challenged a panel of experts to deliberate on how Guyana could maximize local capture from its oil and gas sector. The question is pregnant with possibilities. However, Guyana, like other developing countries before it, assumes that a local content law is […]

Business Contracts: Why Hiring the Right Attorney Is Paramount

Businesses utilize lawyers for various reasons, most notably when they are brawling in legal battles against competitors and need protection from various legal claims. In addition to this, both start-ups and renowned companies will also turn to attorneys when they need experts to register new ventures, purchase or lease property, finance agreements, and service agreements […]

Visa Problems? Your Next Step

March 6, 2018 Uncategorized

Immigration issues can be very complex and challenging, leading to feelings of frustration or disappointment. If you are having visa problems, you may be at risk of having to leave the United States, or not being able to enter in the first place. Visa problems have been the cause of many issues for families and […]

Closing on Your New Home: Three Things You Need to Know Before Signing on the Dotted Line

March 6, 2018 Uncategorized

You’ve finally found the perfect home in the perfect New York City location, and it’s in your price range too. Now it’s time to sign on the dotted line on a contract to purchase. It seems routine, but there can be complications after you sign off. That’s why you want the contract reviewed by a […]

Can an Immigration Lawyer Help You?

January 22, 2018 Uncategorized

What is Immigration Law? Immigration law refers to a set of rules that were established by the federal government regarding who can come to the country. These rules also determine how long a person can stay in the country. Additionally, immigration law determines how people who violate the rules are punished. The United States has […]

4 Most Common Crimes During the Holidays

December 26, 2017 Uncategorized

There’s no place on earth as exciting and frantic as New York during the holidays. Being busy takes on a new meaning, even for a New York criminal defense attorney. For many people, crime puts a damper on the festivities. New York typically sees a spike in certain crimes during the holiday season. Security ramps […]

Why crime rates go up in December

December 26, 2017 Uncategorized

The holiday season is often filled with celebrations, events, and gatherings with family and friends. Many people, this time of year, spend a lot of effort and money to make the season special. Unfortunately, this time of year also brings an increase in crime. There are many things that can contribute to this increase in […]

When is a Person Admitted Into The United States Through Inspection

June 16, 2014 Uncategorized

What is the meaning of enter through inspection? This is a question that confronts every foreigner who seeks adjustment of status in the United States. It is a critical step in the process of adjustment of status. Surprisingly, it is a question that aliens answer incorrectly to their own detriment. Many aliens and their U.S. […]

Aba Study Finds Self-Representation Resulting In Worse Outcome In Cases

June 16, 2014 Uncategorized

An American Bar Association (ABA) study finds that more people are representing themselves and are doing a poor job at it. In a survey of nearly 1,200 state trial judges around the country the ABA found that the weak economy has increased the number of litigants representing themselves in foreclosures, domestic relations, consumer issues and […]