I am international student and currently on F1 Visa. I have substantial degrees Bachelor's, Post Graduate from India have completed my MS Marketing in the U.S and soon will be conferred with MBA in U.S. I have 20 years of work experience with 3.5 years (OPT/CPT - 40 HOURS) within U.S. I am... Read more »
17 year old hopes to find work while her mother is waiting to receive her green card. She has already applied and has been waiting for a while, her daughter wants to get a summer job in the meantime to help support the family. Is the daughter eligible to work if the parent is on a legal sponsored... Read more »
Not this summer. The daughter must be a derivative beneficiary. That is, she must be able to qualify for adjustment of status based upon her mom’s current immigrant visa. This requires an understanding of how the current visa bulletin works.
I strongly recommend an appointment with a...Read more »
The issue is different at this point, but can create complications. Are you living with your wife? Are you having a relationship? If your wife is employed, then the issue is whether you actually qualify to accept benefits. Are you committing fraud by accepting benefits that you are not lawfully...Read more »
I am originally from the Netherlands and reside in the US without legal status. I just found out yesterday my mother is dying and I need to return to the Netherlands. I am already trying to obtain a Laissez- Passer/Emergency Passport from the Netherlands but I was told I also need a certificate of... Read more »
If a lawful permanent resident changes jobs or needs to travel, then they must have evidence of immigrant status for travel, CBP and I-9 purposes, respectively. In general, a lawful permanent resident must have proof of their status should they be subject to inspection. Otherwise, they can be...Read more »
She thinks I’m a bad influence because she made assumptions about me. I haven’t hung out with her daughter in over a year or even gone to their house in two. She thinks that her dad will let me hang out with her but her dad and step mom hate me to.
I received an approved i-130 for unmarried son of US citizen F-1 category and thought i was in the clear.. stopped taking classes fell out of F-1 student status as a result.. when priority date became current, seeking advice I realized my mistake and applied for f-1 student reinstatement as fast as... Read more »
This seems problematic, but more information is needed and quite soon! How long ago have you fallen out of status? Have you engaged in unlawful employment? The change in plans, that is, the desire to immigrate can impact upon your right to reinstate F-1 student visa status. Yet, there may be...Read more »
I have a daughter that is 20 that is my preparer and translator. She is trying to help me get an EAD. I had one but it expired in 2007. I came to the USA legally with a visa in 2002. My EAD was in c09 status. All my documents have expired. My passport/visa. Parole paper, EAD. Also I’m here in... Read more »
More information is needed. If your EAD was based upon c(09) status, then it was due to a pending adjustment of status at that time. However, you never adjusted status. We need more information on what took place around 2007 that prevented you from becoming a lawful permanent resident before...Read more »
If you don’t share your alien number, they can’t access the info. That said, few really know how to access. You must decide whether to stay, then risk detention and removal if the decision is against you!
If not, then it suggests that you were successful in getting relief, so you should...Read more »
i, the sponsor and household member have a combined income to meet the minimum required amount to sponsor a relative but both of us weren't required to file taxes since i started a job late December 2020 with first paycheck in January while the household member started a job in November and... Read more »
More information is needed. However, if you received a fee bill, paid, are 'now' being asked to file the affidavit of support at the National Visa Center, then it is likely that you will need a joint sponsor to complete a second affidavit of support. You ought to seek assistance with a...Read more »
Again, more information is needed. How is he blackmailing you? You can file for divorce where you believe there are reasons, then have the attorney request an order of protection, perhaps. The violation of an order of protection can cause complications. However, it is unclear whether you are taking...Read more »
More information is needed. How is he blackmailing you? You can file for divorce where you believe there are reasons, then have the attorney request an order of protection, perhaps. The violation of an order of protection can cause complications. However, it is unclear whether you are taking...Read more »
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 »
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