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Q: Can EAD clock stops because of covid-19

Can EAD clock stops because of covid-19.

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Victoria Ledeneva
Victoria Ledeneva
  • Immigration Law Lawyer
  • Brooklyn, NY

A: No. EAD clock does not stop because of covid-19. If you applied for asylum at least 150 days ago and still have not received an initial decision on your asylum application, you can file form I-765 and supporting documents with USCIS to request your Employment Authorization Document (EAD).

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