Category customs-law

U.S. Custom Currency Seizure

I am sure you have seen people flying into the United States from abroad help each other on the plane to fill the blue Customs Declaration Form, especially if they do not know the English language well. It is very important that you be very candid with that. Each traveler arriving into the United States must complete this blue colored form, US Customs and Border Protection Declaration Form 6059B. If you are traveling as a family, meaning “members of a family residing in the same house and related to each other by blood, marriage, domestic relationship or adoption”, you are only required one form per family.

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Immigration Rules for Married Same-sex Couples

In 2013, the US Supreme Court decided in United States v. Windsor case that changed a legal principal and brought forward a progressive and a new legal concept: it was ruled that Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) was unconstitutional.  The Defense of Marriage Act also known as DOMA was drafted and enacted during Bill Clinton’s presidency.

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