We had to file I-130 separate from I-485. We now have the I-130 receipt of notice and all other supporting documentation. However, in that time, her b-2 expired. Do we need to file I-485 supplement a along with the I-485? Or are we exempt as this is a spousal sponsorship?
If you, the petitioner, are a U.S. Citizen, then your spouse's B-2 overstay in and of itself is not a disqualifier for adjustment of status purposes. She would not need to file supplement A. Consider, however, scheduling a consultation with a competent and experienced immigration attorney...Read more »
Than after 2 courses both of my casas were dismissed! But I’m under student visa I want o to know if I can have any problem going back to USA after this issues ! Can someone who really s understand about to give the a sure answer ! I need to finish my master degree in Miami but I’m afraid to be... Read more »
You should consult with a competent and experienced immigration attorney who can evaluate the dispositions in your criminal cases to determine what possible negative immigration consequences might exist. Without seeing the actual documents from your criminal cases, it is hard to say here online...Read more »
You should schedule a consultation with a competent and experienced immigration attorney who can evaluate the facts of your life to determine what, if any, paths to permanent residency or some other type of lawful immigration status might exist for you. There are too many "unknowns" in...Read more »
My wife entered the US on a K1 visa. We were married shortly afterwards. She was granted a green card. We were unaware that the initial green card expires after 2 years. She's live with me in the US since 2013. We have a family. I'd like for her to be a permanent resident and be on the... Read more »
Schedule a consultation with a competent and experienced immigration attorney. Assuming that she was not already placed in removal proceedings (without her knowledge) and ordered removed in absentia, the two of you could examine with counsel the possibility of filing an untimely joint petition to...Read more »
Assuming you are a U.S. Citizen and that your marriage is a bona fide marriage, you can file a petition for relative on his behalf and he may be able to file an application to adjust status. There are too many facts missing from your question to give a definitive answer. You may wish to schedule...Read more »
I recently got hired for a job and they sent me my employment offer. But they need something that shows my employment authorization. I dont have my green card because i lost it and i recently applied for a replacement and its currently being reviewed which could take months. Is there any other way... Read more »
There is a list of acceptable documents in the instructions to Form I-9, which they should have had you fill out when you were hired. The employer cannot dictate what it is that you show them to prove employment authorization. For example, notwithstanding that you do not have your green card...Read more »
In all likelihood they will take your biometrics notwithstanding the expired green card and expired passport. Do bring those photo IDs, however, and any other photo ID you may have, even if not government issued, to prove your identity. Also beginning in January 2021, USCIS began issuing a...Read more »
The immigration officer only gave me a one-month stay, which affects my travel schedule, my plan to meet my US colleagues face to face (since I am a remote worker, a software engineer), and losing money since I already paid for my stay and airline tickets to new York, I am in Austin at this moment,... Read more »
Consider scheduling a consultation with a competent and experienced immigration attorney. You might want to try to contact a supervisor at a U.S. Customs & Border Protection deferred inspection site to see whether they might view the limited duration of status given by the officer as an error...Read more »
My partner is on a L1A and applied for Green Card. She received a notification for her i-485 that "Card is being produced"? Does it means she will receive an EAD or Green Card? If she receives her EAD, can she leaves her current employer? thank you.
Based on how you have presented the facts and posed your question, it sounds as though the green card is being produced. As to leaving the employment of the employer that sponsored your partner for the green card upon receiving the green card, your partner may wish to schedule a consultation with...Read more »
Consider scheduling a consultation with a competent and experienced immigration attorney. Although you may in fact need to file a waiver for whatever ground of inadmissibility the government has asserted applies, sometimes the government's assessment is incorrect that a particular criminal...Read more »
Based on your facts as you present them, it seems that, if you are intending as reentering as a permanent resident, you would need to apply for an SB-1 returning resident visa, but the likelihood of success may be low given your length of time outside the U.S. A consultation with a competent...Read more »
Paper-filing both cases together would be the preferred option. Consider also scheduling a consultation with a competent and experienced immigration attorney who can evaluate fully your case to make sure there are no issues that you are overlooking. Ever since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic,...Read more »
I was brought to the US by my parents illegally, w/o inspection or Visa in 1989 when I was 3 yrs old. I have been in this country ever since. I am now under DACA and have a Work Permit.I am applying for Green Card w/Form I-130 & I-486 & I-864 as my Spouse of 4 years is a US Citizen.
Before you spend the filing fee money in connection with an application to adjust status, you should consult with a competent and experienced immigration attorney who can evaluate your eligibility. A basic requirement for adjustment of status is that one was either "inspected and...Read more »
You should schedule a consultation with a competent and experienced immigration attorney who can ask you many questions to evaluate best what, if anything, can be done. As another colleague responded, more information is needed. Many attorneys offer online video consultations. Good luck!
A DUI would not preclude your permanent resident spouse from sponsoring you. Consider, however, scheduling a consultation with a competent and experienced immigration attorney to discuss other aspects of the family-based immigration case you are considering. Many attorneys offer online video...Read more »
Consider scheduling a consultation with a competent and experienced immigration attorney who can discuss in private the details of your situation and what might be the best course of action. Many attorneys offer online video consultations if you find one who you like but who is not local to your...Read more »
While first enter in the US airport officer just requested passports with visa and sent us to declare the amount of money. He didnt request or ask for envelopes from consular. How its bad? we are here for 3 months and still waiting for Green Card by mail
After getting your immigrant visas, but before using them to enter the United States, did you log onto the USCIS website and pay your USCIS immigrant fees? If you did not do this, the green cards will not be produced. You can pay the fees after the fact (after you entered), which should trigger...Read more »
I'm married with a us citizen have a k1 visa I believe I need to apply for I 485 and I 765 but I plan to add I 131 for travel document can you please tell me the exact fee for all of them when seeding together with each fee separately of possible?
If you are filing Forms I-765 and I-131 with a Form I-485, you need only pay the I-485 filing fee, $1225.00. There are no filing fees for Forms I-131 and I-765 when filed concurrently with the Form I-485. Good luck!
I have dual nationality and I travelled to the US on an ESTA with my European passport. However it is coming up to a year I have been in the US. Can I apply for CAA with my cuban passport and be able to stay legally in the US?
The bars to adjustment enumerated in Immigration & Nationality Act (INA) 245(c) are inapplicable. So, one who was admitted as nonimmigrant visitor without a visa under the Visa Waiver Program (what you referred to as ESTA) can, assuming all other requirements for the Cuban Adjustment Act (CCA)...Read more »
The U.S. citizen parent should likely schedule a consultation with a competent and experienced immigration attorney who can evaluate the facts of the parent and child's situation against the applicable law. The citizenship laws have changed over the years, and an accurate answer to the...Read more »
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