So my girlfriend recently had her interview at the U.S. Embassy down in Ecuador to get her tourist visa and was denied. She really wants to come here as do I because it becomes expensive flying down to her 2 times a year. We think we’re ready for marriage so should she try to apply for a... Read more »
answered on Dec 3, 2022
If you have plans to marry then you should file FORM I-129F with USCIS to commence the process to eventually obtain the K-1 fiancée visa.
Hello, I am a us citizen and I want to marry a girl in india but she is going through a divorce and also have a 4 year old daughter, so I wanted to know how will I be able to get her and her daughter to the states? I know I will have to wait until her divorce is finalized in india but what process... Read more »
answered on Dec 2, 2022
Upon issuance of the divorce decree and marriage, you can then file the FORM I-130 with USCIS on behalf of your spouse and her daughter. After approval of the relative petitions by USCIS, the cases will be transferred to the National Visa Center (NVC) where you and your spouse will present... Read more »
I have got my employment based green card a month back however now my current employer isn’t focused on my promotion and compensation change. I have come across a great opportunity and want to switch jobs, wanted to know is there anyway current employer can cause issues with my green card for... Read more »
answered on Oct 14, 2022
Once your permanent resident status was approved by USCIS you are expected to work in the sponsored position for a reasonable period of time.
The law does not set a specific amount of time that you must remain with the sponsoring employer.
I highly recommend that you should visit... Read more »
I was in the mall with my son when I saw one of those moving toy cars for children .. I put my son in and while I was going to put money in I got a strong electric shock in my leg and a strong shock .. luckily my son is well .. but i am having leg and hand problems losing my job as a chef .. there... Read more »
answered on Oct 14, 2022
I am so sorry that you and your son were involved in an accident at the mall.
The incident that you have described, however, is not an event that can be classified as a crime that qualifies you for the U visa.
You can visit with a qualified and experienced immigration attorney... Read more »
I am 21 years old. My Family is currently in Egypt.
answered on Aug 23, 2022
As a U.S. citizen over the age of 21, you can file the FORM I-130 with USCIS on behalf of your parent.
You must present evidence to USCIS of the requisite evidence of your familial relationship.
I am a permanent resident, 68 years old, wife and 3 children are US citizens, Prof. of Economics at Kansai-University (PhD from Michigan).
I was told at DTW that I need to apply the Reentry Permit since I spent more time in Japan than in US. I could come back to Ann Arbor to see my wife... Read more »
answered on Aug 6, 2022
If you are intending to spend more than 6 months but less than a year abroad, you should consider applying for a re- entry permit while you are physically present in the U.S. Otherwise, CBP at the U.S. port of entry can take the position that you have abandoned your resident status if you are... Read more »
I have DACA.
I live in Houston, TX and plan on visiting Brownsville, TX.
My understanding is there's a Border Patrol stop leaving Brownsville? Should I be concerned even though I'm only going to Brownsville, TX?
answered on Jun 24, 2022
You are allowed to travel within the U.S. if you have been approved for DACA.
At the checkpoint at Sarita, Texas, you will need to present the DACA EAD and the un-expired DACA approval.
Do NOT cross the international bridge between Brownsville and Matamoros unless you have an... Read more »
The only problem is that I was laid off in January 2022. I’m still looking for a job. Can I still sponsor both my parents without earning an income right now or can any friend/family help sponsor them?
answered on Jun 4, 2022
As a U.S. citizen, you can file the FORM I-130 for each of your parents. If your parents lawfully entered the U.S. then the FORM I-485 can also be filed with USCIS. The U.S. citizen petitioner will have to also file the FORM I-864 with the adjustment of status process. If your income is... Read more »
I've recently got divorced in Wisconsin which requires a 6-month stay to remarry. Since then I have moved to Iowa that does not have those restrictions on remarrying. I have met a girl in the Philippines while visiting there and we have been dating every since and want to get married. Since I... Read more »
answered on May 15, 2022
You must be unmarried to be eligible to file the FORM I-129F petition to begin the process for the K-1 fiancée visa. After the petition is approved by USCIS and the K-1 visa is issued by the U.S. consulate and your fiancée enters the U.S. you can then marry. This process will generally take more... Read more »
Hi I am working as a senior engineer in a reputed company on H1B with a approved i140. It came to my notice that layoffs are imminent in next few months. I started interviewing and cleared a technical manager position interview in another company . Is there any challenge with my immigration H1B... Read more »
answered on May 5, 2022
You should consult in private with an experienced immigration attorney to assist you with this matter.
Good luck to you.
I need to know if I can reapply, still have my PR status or will I now be deported
You did not appear for your scheduled appointment.
Therefore, USCIS considers your application abandoned and you are not eligible for replacement of
Form I-551, Permanent Resident Card.... Read more »
answered on May 5, 2022
You seem to have been granted lawful permanent resident status in the past and you were filing the FORM I-90 to extend the validity of you resident status card.
You must keep in mind that you are a lawful resident until such time that an immigration judge declares that you are no longer... Read more »
answered on Apr 18, 2022
You will need to file an immediate family petition (FORM I-130 + FORM I-130A) on behalf of your spouse.
If your spouse entered the U.S. lawfully and is not inadmissible then the FORM I-485 can be presented to USCIS to request the adjustment of status.
An experienced immigration... Read more »
answered on Apr 14, 2022
The process to request naturalization (FORM N-400) does not require that you obtain any type of vaccination.
Y poder sacar. Mi permiso. De trabajo
answered on Apr 10, 2022
Antes de todo es importante consultar con un abogado con experiencia para comprobar que eres elegible para aplicar para asilo político. Después de aplicar se puede pedir un permiso de trabajo 150 días de haber presentado la solicitud. Si podemos ayudar con mucho gusto estamos disponibles.
How do I prove lawful entry. I came here in 2005
answered on Apr 6, 2022
You can file and request the duplicate for the FORM I -94 with USCIS.
for buying a business
answered on Apr 3, 2022
You may be able to request the E-2 visa at the U.S. consulate or adjust status in the U.S. if you :
- are a national from a country with a treaty that allows for visa issuance for treaty investors,
- invest a substantial amount in a bona fide qualifying business, and
- seek... Read more »
My husband is a permanent resident and I'm out of status. He is very verbally abusive. We were married for 3 weeks and I left after being suicidal and over dosing on sleeping pills. He always uses my immigration status to "get me in line". Threatens to divorce me and tells me that he... Read more »
answered on Mar 22, 2022
In light of the information that you have posted, I highly recommend that you visit with an experienced and qualified immigration attorney to obtain personalized guidance. The expert advice and guidance by such an attorney will certainly improve your chances of success.
Good luck to you.
answered on Mar 16, 2022
An interview by USCIS is required in most cases involving the filing of the FORM I-485. USCIS in their discretion can waive an interview. This can occur in cases involving an adjustment of status based on a relative petition filed by a U.S. adult son or daughter on behalf of a parent. Interviews... Read more »
My mom has nonimmigrant visa(10 years).
This is her second visit to the US(she came here before on 2016) . I am US Citizen and I applied I-130 for her online. Her stay will expire next month and I want to extend her stay. I am a single mom, working full time and all my family is... Read more »
answered on Mar 11, 2022
The basis for the filing of the FORM I-539 may be difficult to justify according to the information in your posting.
For that reason, your mother should consider filing the FORM I-485 if she wishes to remain In the U.S. for an extended or permanent basis.
Good luck to you.
My 4 year old son currently lives with his mom in Costa Rica but I would like to bring him here with me if possible, how can I get him residency or citizenship.
answered on Mar 2, 2022
As a U.S. citizen, you can file the FORM I-130 on behalf of your child who resides in Costa Rica. Upon approval of the petition by USCIS then the case will be routed to the National Visa Center and ultimately to the U.S. consulate in San Jose. After the immigrant visa is issued to your son and he... Read more »
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