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Ayala Retained by Innovative technology U.K. Company Shark Innovations, to Bring an Executive from its Hong Kong Operations to its U.S Offices. 

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By Isabella Espinoza. Ayala was retained by innovative technology company Shark Innovations Inc., to represent it in the application of the L-1A executive transferee visa for one of its main executives. In the words of Eduardo Ayala: “this is yet more evidence of foreign companies, this time those in the technology sector, trusting our highly experienced business immigration practice.” Article continues after image… An L-1A…

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Ayala Retained by South American Investor to Handle 3.8 Million Refinance of Two Luxury Condos in Brickell.

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Ayala is pleased to announce that it was retained to represent the owner of two luxury condos in Brickell, Miami in the refinance and cash out of loans that total nearly 3.8 Million dollars. “This transaction represents a great reaffirmation of our growing real estate practice, and of the confidence South American investors place in our firm’s real estate knowledge” said Eduardo A. Maura, who is…

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Unjust Enrichment in Real Estate Cases—an Overview.

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Unjust Enrichment is a legal theory applicable when one person is enriched at the expense of another in circumstances that the law deems unfair. It is usually used when there is no valid contract or no contract at all between the parties. The elements of unjust enrichment are: (1) plaintiff conferred a benefit upon the defendant, who has knowledge of that benefit; (2) defendant accepts…

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What is an H-1B work visa? — A quick overview.

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An H-1B visa is a visa for foreign professionals coming to work in a specialty occupation. The Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) defines the H-1B visa classification as a visa available for foreign professionals who will “perform services … in a specialty occupation.”[1] The INA defines “profession” as including “but not limited to architects, engineers, lawyers, physicians, surgeons, and teachers in elementary or secondary schools,…

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Ayala files civil theft action against self-declared investment advisor.

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Ayala files lawsuit in the 11th Judicial Circuit of Florida against a self-declared investment adviser’s scheme targeting foreigners. As stated in the Complaint, “[Defendants] . . . held themselves out to be experienced real estate investors and investment advisers able to purchase foreclosures properties at auction, and sell them at large profits.” Under the guise of being experienced investment advisors, the Defendants persuaded the Plaintiffs,…

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