This can get complicated and have a permanent impact upon the immigration rights of your cousin. A B2 visitor, even a B1 casual business visitor, will likely violate the terms of their visa status if they live, work and get paid on a visit.
Compensation, and/or remuneration to the cousin...Read more »
If you have concerns, and the attorney is unwilling to provide a reasonable answer, then you may file a request for investigation in the State where the attorney is ‘actually licensed.’ Some attorneys practice Federal law in states different from where they are licensed. Bankruptcy and...Read more »
State department approved I-130 of foreign wife of less than two years, waiting on interview. Her 8 year old daughter was legally adopted by me after the i-130 was approved. Is the child considered a derivative, or do I now also need to create an i-130 for the dependent child?
I agree that there are too many reasons as my colleague mentioned. There is always the possibility that he is misinforming you. Questionable requests for money from people on the internet can be a source of fraud. He may be in Ghana or Nigeria for all that yo know.
In the I-765 form, which asks whether I want to get a social security number. But because I have a number, I answered question 13 and gave my number. Because I sent the form without answering one question, I am worried about my approval. Do you think that will USCIS deny my application? What should... Read more »
My husband and I are disabled and live along in the house, He uses a walker and me a wheelchair, have been very difficult because we don't have family close and some times one of us falls at dawn in the night and we have to tried to help our self take long time but we do.
It will likely take more time than you envision, so it may prove best to avoid. You may find it easier and more cost effective to hire someone who is a U.S. citizens, permanent resident, or who has employment authorization that can be renewed.
I’m an Asylee. I applied for green card and I-765 at the same time. It’s been a 7 mount and my I-765 just denied. Can you have a comment about the reason for denial? and Will this denial affect my green card application? Their response is below:
No, it seems that you incorrectly filled out the I-765 form with the wrong classification. You will simply have to apply, again. You may have to pay a filing fee. I strongly recommend an appointment with a competent and experienced immigration attorney to avoid any complications and/or delays.
Much more information is needed. How did you enter the U.S.? Are you an overstay? Are you married? If so, what is your spouse’s immigration status? Do you have a child born in the U.S.? How old is your child?
I strongly recommend an appointment or teleconference with a competent and...Read more »
More information is needed. Newer decisions mean that the definition of marriage fraud for a prior marriage has become larger and more devastating. The USCIS now more often reviews the prior marriage to determine whether 'any' new spouse is barred from petitioning the immigrant as a...Read more »
I would like to move my family to Hawaii. I am looking to purchase a company and would therefore qualify for a work visa. However, my husband and I are in the midst of separating. I would like to assist his move to the US and wondered if I should delay the separation or if we can still all move... Read more »
More information is needed. Have your petition for an investor visa been approved? If not, it can take a significant amount of time for U.S. visa petition processing. Likely, much more time than Canada. Perhaps, more time then you and your husband wish to wait.
My petition was approved on December 9, and I received approval notice from USCIS one week later. A few days ago I contacted NVC about my case and they told me that my case isn’t in their system. So I decided to check my case status on USCIS, just in case. I was surprised and frustrated because... Read more »
There was a ban on non immigrant and immigrant visas until the recent proclamation revoking former President Trump’s executive order. The National Visa Center had no other choice, but to send it back. However, there is now hope.
I strongly recommend an appointment with a competent and...Read more »
The question is whether you have already derived citizenship. More information is needed about your mother. I strongly recommend an appointment or teleconference with a competent and experienced immigration attorney, like this office, before there are any more complications and confusion....Read more »
My husband used a document preparation service and or lawyer to file his AOS. We filed late December 2020. Still no receipt, and cant get in touch with “lawyer” and or document preparer. I say lawyer and or document preparer because my husband says he’s a lawyer but I don’t think he is and... Read more »
The delay may not be an issue. This is due to challenges resulting from the last U.S.C.I.S. Administration. You should be notified, but usually the applicants are notified if their address appears on the forms as the mailing address.
We want to marry here in the USA. He will need to return to Mexico because of his job. I plan to go back with him after the wedding, and we will start the 1-130 Spouse visa petition from Mexico. Can we get married here with his tourist visa?
If you marry him, then he departs due to his job, he may not be able to lawfully return to the U.S. until consular processing. That can take a year, perhaps, two or more years based upon COVID-19 delays. He is barred from using his visitor visa once he has immigrant intent, which he seems to have...Read more »
We have been having problems for a while now, I got my Green card a few months ago and last month, I got divorce papers from his lawyer. I didn't even know he was filing for a divorce. He got my stimulus second stimulus check last month and refused to give it to me but he's still... Read more »
Yes, this is a problem. The names of all spouses must be included in the petition. Bigamy is grounds for inadmissibility. This means that, as a bigamist, he should be disqualified from lawful immigration. This will require any previously approved I-130 petition to be revoked, even years later....Read more »
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