You don't have to apply for citizenship. You can choose to simply renew your greencard. If you would like to become a citizen, it's important to make sure you are eligible. Some reasons that might make an applicant ineligible can lead to removal and not just a denial of the application....Read more »
Generally, the easiest and fastest process is to obtain a K1 Fiancee visa from outside the U.S. If you get married first, it will take a little longer. If you enter on your B2 with the intent to marry and stay in the U.S., you will violate the terms of your visa and you may not be entitled to any...Read more »
My wife is primary E2 applicant and I and my son are E2 Dependent. We have received our I797A Notice of action for approval of E2 but My wife got approved for 2 years and me and my son got approved only till Feb 24,2018. My son will become 21 on Feb 24,2018 so that fine for him, buy I don't... Read more »
E2 treaty investors are admitted for an initial two-year period. Dependents are in the same classification as the principal alien and are admitted for the same time period. It sounds like either you may be changing status or you're referring to the expiration of your visa. If you need...Read more »
You need to consult with an immigration attorney before leaving the country. The recent executive orders are broad enough to potentially include permanent residents. However, Trump aside, you still need to discuss the potential impact of these charges on your current immigration status and any...Read more »
Normally, if you didn't respond or attend the interview, the case would have been denied and closed. I think your real question is whether you are eligible for a green card now. A lot can and usually does change in 20 years. A consultation should help you figure out what your options are now....Read more »
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