I went for interview in prepation for schoolresumption for Msc in Biology at western illinois university,Macomb given with i20 form,sevis payment confirmation and all required document,only to be denied and reason given as ineligible under section 214[b] of the US immigration and Nationality Act.
Denial of a nonimmigrant visa under INA § 214(b) means that the consular officer found that you did not overcome the presumption of being an intending immigrant. Every applicant for a nonimmigrant visa is presumed to be an immigrant unless the applicant establishes to the satisfaction of the...Read more »
I think it will depend on which documents and the reason for not having the originals with you at the interview. USCIS typically requests to see original birth and marriage certificates (among other documents) at interviews to compare them with the copies that were submitted and confirm that they...Read more »
I travel on a UK passport and have a B1/B2 visa. I understand that the first step is for her to file an alien relative petition as my sponsor, is that correct? How long does this process generally take?
Filing the Petition for Alien Relative is the first step in applying for a green card. However, if you are applying for Adjustment of Status (i.e. process of getting a green card while being INSIDE the United States), there are additional forms you would file. The next steps are different when you...Read more »
I have been working in the USA (Florida) for 4 years and 3 months. I am a software developer. My company has not started a Green Card process for me yet. I am from Russia. I would not want to return to my country because of the current situation there.
If you have not already done so, schedule a consultation with a competent and experienced immigration attorney who can review all of your facts in order to provide his or her informed advice. Note that ever since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, many attorneys offer online video or telephone...Read more »
My 17 year old son runaway a lot of times and he attempted to poison the whole family. I drop him off in the bus station going to Georgia and he met a Pastor and 2 female in the bus. Since his a professional liar that’s how his been addressed by all the cops in our County he was able to... Read more »
He should speak with a lawyer to see what his best options are we are not allowed to give specific legal advise on this website, plus we don't know the facts of his case to do this even if we were allowed to.
Tourist visas are issued to the visitor based upon his financial condition alone and not the host’s financial condition. He would need to show a letter from his employer, bank statements showing payroll deposits, paystub’s, tax returns, and a property appraisal if he owns property. All of these...Read more »
For an attorney to advise you WHEN to file for a green card would require more information about your and your spouse's specific situation. Obviously, the first step an attorney would want to do is to make sure that your spouse even qualifies for a green card. For those reasons it would be...Read more »
Assuming you are either a U.S. legal permanent resident or U.S. Citizen, you can file a Petition for Relative for your spouse immediately upon marriage. Whether it may be approved depends on a number of factors, including whether USCIS believes your marriage is bona fide and/or whether or not your...Read more »
If you lacked earnings, then the USCIS may take an average of the annual income. However, if the petitioner remains unemployed during 2022, then the Service has been known to require a joint sponsor in some situations.
If this matter is an issue, then you ought to consider hiring an...Read more »
What you are planning is called visa fraud. I will explain:
1. When you applied for a visitor's B-2 visa its content specifically mentioned to state purposes of the trip truthfully. When you submitted the information at the end of that federal visa application there was a proviso for...Read more »
If your current anticipated income satisfies the minimum threshold for your household size, then provide 6-12 months of bank statements showing payroll deposits into your account, a letter from your employer indicating what your monthly income is and how long you’ve been employed, as well as...Read more »
The sooner that you start the process the better because it’s going to take at least two years before she has permission to travel to the US on a K fiancée visa. Better yet, you should retain counsel to handle the case from start to finish because it has to go through multiple federal agencies...Read more »
I am a current LGBT G4 holder working for an International Organization (non-decision-making role) and from a country where LGBTQ people are persecuted. Instead of the asylum route can I apply for a Green card under the Section 13 (Diplomat) route?
There is a provision of immigration law that allows certain long-term international organization employees and their eligible family members to apply for special immigrant status and become permanent residents of the U.S. (get a Green Card) as long as their organization remains recognized.
My I-94 class of admission is DT, I came across the border. Am I eligible to file Form I-765 Application for Employment Authorization? What is my Eligibility category? Should I seek employment authorization under category (c)(11)? How soon can I file Form I-765 since I crossed the border?
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