I have sponsored my parents and my brother green card. My parents were able to get immigration visa and now in US with green card; however, my brother is not considered close relative, therefore, his visa can take up to 10 years; Question: can my parents sponsor him now as well as... Read more »
Permanent resident status in Canada is not a prerequisite to acquiring resident status in the U.S. You will need to explore your eligibility for a (1) non -immigrant status or (2) an immigrant status based on a family petition or employment petition.
An affidavit of support is not required when you file the FORM I -751 to change your conditional status to permanent resident status. However, you will need to submit evidence of your marriage to your U.S. citizen husband.
First, you will need to obtain a job offer with a company doing business in the U.S. Second, the prospective employer must also be willing to assist you with the process of obtaining the appropriate visa to be lawfully employed in the U.S.
Please note that the Canadian visa is not...Read more »
If I marry a green card holder (who just got her employment based green card), assuming everything goes well, will I get my US citizenship along with her 5 yrs from now? OR in 5+3 = 8 yrs from now? Both of us are Indians. (I know there are plenty ifs and buts here, but assume there are no hiccups).
my father lives in Greece, is Georgian citizen. I am applying I-130 for him, how should I answer the question Was the beneficiary EVER in immigration proceedings? as he has never been in states, but he has been an lawful residence in Greece . And never had any issues with immigration in Greece .... Read more »
Como le puedo hacer para traérmelos legalmente a Usa? A mi mamá la deportaron hace 10 años, ya cumplió su perdon de 10 años y quisiera pedirla también.. que tengo que hacer para traerme a los 3 legalmente a Estados Unidos? A mi esposo e hijo y a mi mamá.. por favor alguien que me ayude!!
Usted tiene 3 casos diferentes. Desafortunadamente no está dando suficiente información. Por ejemplo, si usted era ciudadana americana cuando nació su hijo, posiblemente el también lo es. Le recomiendo hablar con un abogado de inmigración para poder hacer un análisis mucho más profundo en...Read more »
I plan on filing a petition for my parents. However, I am afraid that it might get denied because of my work history. I haven't had a long term job for the past two years because I move from one job to another multiple times. Will USCIS consider my work history as a factor of approval?
As the petitioner of the FORM I-130 on behalf of each of your parents, you will have to submit the FORM I-864 and demonstrate your income. If your income is below the required threshold you will need a co- sponsor.
An experienced immigration attorney can assist you with planning the proper...Read more »
If you are a U.S. citizen you can file the FORM I-129F on behalf of your fiancée and her daughter. You can read the instructions to that form or visit with an experienced immigration attorney for guidance and assistance.
You can file the FORM I-751 within the 90 day period prior to expiration of the conditional status. In your case you will need to subtract 90 days from 09/29/21 to determine the earliest day you can file the FORM I-751 with USCIS.
If you filed the FORM I-751 and you have been issued a receipt for such filing by USCIS, you can travel abroad while in possession of (a) the expired conditional resident card and (b) the receipt of the filed FORM I-751provided that you are not inadmissible.
You should visit with an experienced immigration attorney to assist you in exploring options for you. The attorney can assess if you are able to change status. The timing of your marriage can also be discussed including a permanent job offer.
I'm a green card holder and would like to file an immigrant petition for my sister's child who resides outside the USA. Please how do I go about it and is it possible for a green card holder to do that? Thank you all
As a U.S. resident you can file a relative petition (FORM I-130) on behalf of your spouse and unmarried children. Hence you can not file a relative petition on behalf of your sister’s child. You will have to find another option for your relative.
I came to the USA in 2014 and i got my citizenship in 2018. I had a baby out of wedlock in a foreign country 2019 and I applied for CRBA but the application was denied. The letter giving to me says that I didn't provide enough evidence that I have lived in the United States for 5 years before... Read more »
The federal statute requires that you present proof that you resided in the U.S. for 5 years (2 years after the age of 14) prior to the birth of your child (out of wedlock) in 2019. If you can not present such evidence then the CRBA will not be approved.
If you are a U.S. citizen or resident and you wish to file a relative petition on behalf of your spouse , you can file the FORM I-130 with DHS/USCIS. This will commence the process for your spouse to ultimately obtain the immigrant visa with the U.S. consulate.
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