Miami, FL asked in Employment Law and Immigration Law for Florida

Q: Im an international student didnt finished my internship contract due to pandemic

The hotel were im taking my internship closed due to pandemic and reopened after few months. I asked my agency here in the US if what can i do so i can continue my and finish my internship but they were asking me for another fee so i can continue it. Can i sue them for that? Its not my fault that i didnt finished my internship for them to ask me another fee so i can continue and finish my internship

1 Lawyer Answer
Kevin L Dixler
Kevin L Dixler
  • Immigration Law Lawyer
  • Libertyville, IL

A: Unlikely that any success will result, Covid is outside of the program's control. If the program is over, through impossibility of the sponsor, then the intern should leave the U.S. otherwise, it is likely that they will fall out of status as a result. This is likely what has happened, but you ought to consider all of your lawful options at this point.

For more information on your options, I strongly recommend an appointment with a competent and experienced immigration attorney.

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