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Most Influential Filipinos in the Gulf: Atty. Barney Almazar – Trailblazer
Feb16

Most Influential Filipinos in the Gulf: Atty. Barney Almazar – Trailblazer

ATTY. BARNEY ALMAZAR Lawyer   Atty. Barney wasn’t just handed the monicker, “The People’s Lawyer.” He earned it through years of relentless diligence, perseverance, and commitment to providing free counsel to those who may not be able to afford world-class legal advice. He is an attorney who doesn’t just win cases – he wins hearts.   Once named Young Lawyer of The Year by the Asian Legal Business Philippines, Barney...

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Handling Hard Times: When Debt Becomes Unmanageable
Sep02

Handling Hard Times: When Debt Becomes Unmanageable

By Barney Almazar, Esq. Are you regularly spending beyond your budget? Are you living from payday to payday? Are you unable to meet rent payments? Are you always paying only the minimum credit card bill? Are you not aware how much your total debt is? Have you maxed-out more than 2 credit cards? Are you consistently paying bills late? Are you hiding your debt situation from your spouse? If you answered yes to any of the questions...

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Put it in Writing: Why Making a Will in the UAE Should Be Your Top Priority
Jul05

Put it in Writing: Why Making a Will in the UAE Should Be Your Top Priority

  In this issue, Atty. Barney will advise us to write one of the most important documents every OFW should have—a last will and testament. Writing your post-mortem demands should not be intimidating as you will discover in the process what matters most in your life. If you’ve been putting it off simply because it seems daunting, you are definitely making a big mistake.  Life is not certain, especially in a foreign land. By...

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A Primer on UAE Immigration
Jan25

A Primer on UAE Immigration

 A Primer on UAE Immigration Atty. Barney Almazar answers the most common questions regarding visa, immigration, deportation, blacklist and appeals, so you can maintain your legal residency status in the emirates without any complications.     The General Directorate of Naturalization and Residency (GDNR) is the authority responsible for the issuance, renewal and cancellation of entry permissions and visas pursuant to the...

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UAE Debt: Avoiding a Debt Sentence in the UAE
Jan20

UAE Debt: Avoiding a Debt Sentence in the UAE

UAE Debt: Avoiding a Debt Sentence in the UAE Atty. Barney Almazar explains how to avoid being in a downward credit card spiral which could get you to court or worse, put you behind the bars. No Debt Sentence this 2014 By Barney Almazar, Esq. So you’ve done your holiday shopping, hit the malls for that iPhone 5s or designer purse, but before you think about taking out that credit card and swiping it for another purchase this year,...

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