Kelli Y Allen's answer Presumably you were given a notice to appear (NTA) in immigration court. If so, that complicates the process tremendously. You need to seek guidance from an experienced immigration attorney as there are extra requirements for the I-130 filing while in proceedings. Also, if indeed you were referred to court you cannot file an I-485 or apply for temporary employment authorization at this time. Your case is complicated so I encourage you not to try to handle it on your own.
Kelli Y Allen's answer There is no specific paper that verifies a relationship. In a spousal petition you must provide evidence that you are legally married (marriage certificate to current spouse and proof that any former marriages have been terminated) and that you have a bona fide relationship. This includes photographs, affidavits, joint bills, joint bank statements, joint ownership of property, etc. I highly suggest having an immigration attorney handle this case for you, as the evidentiary requirements have...
Allen C. Ladd's answer Probably your own country would be best. Unless you have permission to travel to Canada, Mexico, or a Caribbean island. That would depend on your rights as a citizen of your own country, and what kind of visa (if any) that Canada, Mexico, etc. require. Go to the webpage of Canada, Mexico, etc. in your home country, to see what the requirements are.
Ms Grace I Gardiner's answer It’s possible but one of the questions asked is about what address you live at and when did you begin living together
If you are not living together immigration will assume the marriage is for immigration benefits. Uscis sometimes randomly run bed checks. I advise filing after you are married and living in the same house.
Ms Grace I Gardiner's answer If you were planning on marrying her I suggest she stays and you apply for her green card. If she leaves now she faces a ten year bar and you will have to prove extreme and exceptional hardship to you to overcome her unlawful presence
I suggest you call my office at 8139616119 for further questions
Hector E. Quiroga's answer The government will want to see that you have a valid passport as evidence that you are going to leave to return to your home country after you complete your OPT or your H1B.
Ms Grace I Gardiner's answer The time frame for either one is about the same, but if you did not pay for the birth of your daughter here in the USA you can or may be denied at the interview. Make sure you have documentation to show proof of payment
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Peter Munsing's answer You can but you might pull the record, see what sections you were actually under, as that may not be an issue. More to the point depending on when it was you may be able to have it expunged. Finally, depending on what section you are applying for citizenship under may or may not matter.
Peter Munsing's answer Fiancee is not an official status under the law so I do not see that as an issue. You may want to review the previous submissions to note any inaccuracies, then consult with a member of AILA who can tell you if any inaccuracies are a problem.
When I say inaccuracy I mean 1)inaccurate at the time made, not because of something later and 2) that weren't merely an oversight or misunderstanding--you are laypeople and aren't expected to be lawyers (though the system may give you that...
Hector E. Quiroga's answer It depends what type of visa you have right now and what you are permitted to do in terms of work. If it’s under the OPT program, part time work at a temp agency shouldn’t impact your ability to get an O1 visa.
Hector E. Quiroga's answer You must wait until the change is approved, and it can’t be approved more than 30 days before the program start date. If you are out of status now, that is if your H4 status is no longer valid, you may have to file for an extension of status to fill the gap so you are no longer out of status. You may want to speak with an immigration attorney. Changing from another nonimmigrant to student is especially complex.
Hector E. Quiroga's answer The first step in getting the green card through an employment visa is to have your employer file the I-140, Petition for Alien Worker. That can take a while to adjudicate. You can stay in the country while that is being processed as long as you have valid nonimmigrant status; it doesn’t matter which one.
Kevin L Dixler's answer All of the documentation must be certified and proper. Otherwise, the USCIS can issue a request for additional evidence, perhaps, even deny the application, which may seem unlikely. This can delay matters. If you have concerns, then consider hiring a competent immigration attorney. Good luck.
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