Hello, I’m a student currently in OPT program and I got married to a US citizen 5 months ago. I never got DUI, nor in problem with the law. My visa has expired but I’ve never been off from student status.
I suddenly received a call in letter g-56 form for an interview with a special... Read more »
My husband is not a US citizen when his mother did his green card information the birthdate does not match his Mexican birth certificate. He has a social and ID and we pay taxes and own a home. I am a US citizen and we have been married since 2003. Now that the real ID will be a requirement that... Read more »
More information is needed. We need to know more about his father.
In addition, he is subject to the law before the Child Citizenship Protection Act, since he was over 18 years old at the time of enactment. He may have other issues that can create complications, perhaps, deportation. I...Read more »
Hello, I would like to find out what my options are? 4 years ago my visa expired. I was able to marry an american so I didn’t have to leave. We started to apply to adjust my status. However, I got busy with partying and having fun that I dropped the ball and never followed through with the... Read more »
You have admitted to attempted marriage fraud in order to get your green card. Not smart at all on a public forum that anyone can read. Consult in private with an experienced immigration attorney and take this question down ASAP.
We just became US citizens and I want to adjust the status of my parents by getting them their greencards. I read about the 90 days rule, is it absolutely necessary and if I file before that will USCIS deny their greencards? They have been travelling on a B2 visa for more than 15 years and never... Read more »
My I-751 petition to remove conditions on residence has been approved and I received the approval notice today. I also received the update online that my new card has been issued and mailed to me. However I need to travel internationally very soon, and I’ve already filed the reentry permit... Read more »
The most efficient way to secure your admission upon arrival would be calling the USCIS Customer Service, ask to be requested to Tier II agent and request a personal infopass to place an I-551 LPR stamp into your valid foreign national passport.
Hi there, I am located in Brisbane Australia. I was born in India and hold Australian Citizenship. I work remotely from Australia for a US company. I have an Indefinite contract with the company, and I pay my taxes in Australia. My company does have 1 offshore office registered in London UK. I was... Read more »
The best approach to achieve immigrating to the US is to work with an experienced immigration attorney. The attorney will discuss with you various business visas and the requirements for the visa that is best for you. Supporting documents are based on your situation and qualifications. The...Read more »
If the Principal H1B foreign national cancels one's immigrant visa scope, duties or status and travels to one's home country, then, by operation of law, any H4B Beneficiary loses one's Beneficiary lawful status as well.
I met my fiance shortly prior to the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Living in the UK, the moment things became romantic, I had wanted to go, but a strict lockdown of travel has prevented US to UK and UK to US flight. We want to be together, but there is not a way to make this happen. Having... Read more »
So in order to sponsor your fiancé for a K visa, a requirement is that you have to have a physical “in person meeting” within two years of filing the application. There are exceptions to this rule but they are extremely rare and it would not apply to your case based on the summary that you...Read more »
I applied for my EAD's renewal after my old EAD's expiration date which means there's now a gap in my employment authorization. I'm currently on unemployment and I wonder if I should continue certifying for unemployment benefits. If so, what would the risks be? I definitely... Read more »
You are not qualified to receive UI benefits if you are not ready willing and able to take a full time job. If your immigration status means you do not have the right to work right now, then you should not certify that you can.
I already did fill the form for cases out normal processing time and they asked me to wait 60days to get something in the mail and I didn’t get anything so I call them the didn’t give me an explanation
I am US citizen petitioning for my husband we live in Mexico . We just got the letter for the interview date at Cuidad Juarez . In the letter it says “ Only family members listed below in the "Additional Applicants" section who are intending to immigrate at this time must appear at the... Read more »
my sister is living in the US with student visa, but her green card process has been ongoing during these times. Now she has her initial interview in a week and was asked to bring her sponsors' the most recent tax returns. The problem is her co-sponsor is not on the good term with her anymore... Read more »
I suggest she bring the I-864 for her new co sponsor to the interview and request that they be substituted for the co sponsor documents that were previously submitted. Whether the service will accept this is up to the protocol of USCIS where he interview will take place.
I have a son that has one month old and was born in mexico, im trying to register as a citizen(CRBA). I am a US Naturalization. And one of the requirement is this ( Documents to provide proof of father’s presence in the U.S. prior to child's birth (for at least 5 complete years and at... Read more »
You state that you are a USC by naturalization and the father is also a USC. At least one of you had to have lived in the USA for 5 years and two of those years after your 14th birthday. If one of you does not meet this requirement you child is not a USC by birth. You will need to establish a...Read more »
For birth on or after November 14, 1986, the U.S. citizen parent must have been physically present in the United States or one of its outlying possessions for five years prior to the person’s birth, at least two of which were after the age of 14.
You are looking at the rule for determining whether your son became a USC at birth. It doesn't sound like he became a USC at birth because you were not a USC at his birth. You do not state whether his father was a USC on the date of his birth.
You do not state how old your son is, his...Read more »
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