Assisting FBI Background Checks

There are several ways to obtain a background check from the FBI.  With the proper authorization by the applicant, a family member or friend residing stateside can file an application and obtain the document from the FBI.  There are also third party service providers, such as the one offered by Atlanta Notaries & Fingerprinting in Atlanta, who can help you with your background check application—making things faster and easier.  Finally, there are FBI-approved channelers.  A list of these … [Read more...]

Oman Joins the Apostille Convention

On May 12, 2011, Oman joined the Hague Convention of October 5, 1961 Abolishing the Requirement of Legalization for Foreign Public Documents. Oman is the 101st Contracting State to file its instrument of accession and the Convention will become effective on January 13, 2012.  Oman is also the first State of the Persian Gulf to join the Apostille Convention.  Apostilles in Georgia will be provided for documents required for the country of Oman. … [Read more...]