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1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: Same sex marriage

Ice hold My girlfriend Can I married her I got green card

Carl Shusterman
Carl Shusterman
answered on Apr 20, 2018

Yes, you can marry her and sponsor her for a green card. However, the procedure can take a couple of years.

Schedule a consultation with an experienced immigration lawyer.

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law and Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: Is it legal to work for two employers (one full time, other part time) on H1B?

I am currently working full-time for Company A (have H1B and approved i-140 with this firm) and have very good work relationship with them. I recently accepted another full-time job with Company B and they have applied for H1B transfer. However, my current employer (Company A) asked me if I can... Read more »

Carl Shusterman
Carl Shusterman
answered on Apr 20, 2018

Foreign nationals in valid H1B status are eligible to work for multiple H1B employers as long as the additional employer(s) are willing to file a petition for a "Concurrent H1B."

For the benefit of H1B employees who are interested in working with multiple H1B employers, we present...
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1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: Is it legal to work for two employers (one full time, other part time) on H1B?

I am currently working full-time for Company A (have H1B and approved i-140 with this firm) and have very good work relationship with them. I recently accepted another full-time job with Company B and they have applied for H1B transfer. However, my current employer (Company A) asked me if I can... Read more »

Carl Shusterman
Carl Shusterman
answered on Apr 20, 2018

Yes, persons in H-1B status can have concurrent employment.

Foreign nationals in valid H1B status are eligible to work for multiple H1B employers as long as the additional employer(s) are willing to file a petition for a "Concurrent H1B."

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2 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: Can a F-1 student visa holder (not expired, still in school) apply for a permanent residency?

I am currently living in NJ and want to move to NV to start my master's degree but want to get a job as well.

Carl Shusterman
Carl Shusterman
answered on Apr 9, 2018

You would need to have an employer sponsor you for a green card.

Please see https://www.shusterman.com/greencardsthroughemployment/

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1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: Voluntary deportation

My mom signed a voluntary deportation back in 2006 but immigrated to the U.S. the same year, she has 4 daughters who are U.S. citizens one which is already 22. She also has an open case against our dad for domestic violence, my dad was deported back to Mexico, my dad has quite the criminal history... Read more »

Hector E. Quiroga
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Hector E. Quiroga
answered on Jan 25, 2018

We strongly recommend that your mother consult with an immigration attorney. Sounds as if she might be eligible for a U visa for crime victims.

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: My wife self deported and is barred from reentering the USA. What are our legal course of action?

My wife had a green card, went for citizenship and was considered a fraud. She self deported. We have 4 young children.

Kyndra L Mulder
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Kyndra L Mulder
answered on Dec 11, 2017

More information is needed to know whether your wife can return to the USA. She may be eligible for a fraud waiver.

2 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: Husband & I Just got married. I am currently on DACA and plan to apply for residency. What's the process?

I have been in the U.S since I was 2, in '95. I was brought in illegally.

Have no criminal records. No tattoos (does that matter?) And no outstanding warrants, debts, or tickets that I know of.

Matthew J Hartnett
Matthew J Hartnett
answered on Nov 21, 2017

Assuming your husband is a US citizen, I-130, I-601A waiver, consular processing. That is the process. contact attorney to see if you are a good candidate.

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1 Answer | Asked in Business Formation, Business Law, Criminal Law and Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: Is that possible to an ilegal alien to get a car dealership license or not?

an ilegal alien that have his visa expired and have only this issue

thanks in advance

Hector E. Quiroga
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Hector E. Quiroga
answered on Nov 20, 2017

It is hard to say, since that’s more of a state level issue. Assume that it is unlikely, however.

1 Answer | Asked in Collections, Immigration Law and Consumer Law for Nevada on
Q: my immigration lawyer wont give me my file until i pay him and its in collection since 2011 what can i do
Ashley Negrette
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Ashley Negrette
answered on Oct 10, 2017

You should contact the County Bar Association in your area. They have programs that can help settle disputes between attorneys. Each state has different requirements for attorneys so its important to know the rule the applies and then take action accordingly.

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law, Immigration Law and Tax Law for Nevada on
Q: Is it possible to obtain a work permit & temporary residence card for work in Poland with a US federal tax lien?

I have a $30,000 personal deliquent tax debt and a federal tax lien for that debt from the years 2012-2016. I have filed every year on time. I live in Nevada. Since 2012 I have had an installment agreement that I have paid on time all the time except for this year 2017. I defaulted on my agreement... Read more »

Michelle D. Wynn
Michelle D. Wynn
answered on Aug 8, 2017

I cannot address whether Poland will issue you a work permit, but as far as the IRS goes, it will not prohibit you from living and working in Poland. You should be aware, however, that for as long as you live outside the United States, the statute of limitations on collecting your tax debt stops... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: Help

Parents passed citizenship test and are currently waiting oath ceremony..only problem is they been waiting over two years now..just recently received a letter about waiting a decision for a an initial penalty of $1000 for adjusting status ..they never received any letter before applying for... Read more »

Kevin L Dixler
Kevin L Dixler
answered on Jun 14, 2017

It's probably time to hire a competent and experienced immigration attorney before more complications arise.

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: Can my wife apply for green card first and we will do her child's AOS later when she is able to work?
Kyndra L Mulder
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Kyndra L Mulder
answered on Apr 14, 2017

Yes. You may apply for the child at a later date. A child does not accumulate overstay time.

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: I was detained at the airport, requested asylum and later on granted.

The question is for the Naturalization N-400 Application.

What do I answer to the question: have you ever been arrested?

When I applied for a permanent residency, my formar attorney advised me to answer No to this type of question.

Matthew Borowski Esq
Matthew Borowski Esq
answered on Apr 5, 2017

Did you read the full question?

It says: 23. Have you EVER been arrested, cited, or detained by any law enforcement official (including any immigration official or any official of the U.S. armed forces) for any reason?

You just said that you were detained at the airport. You were...
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1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: I married a US citizen, can I travel back to my country?

am a visa B2 holder with a travel permit still in effect. I married a citizen 2 weeks ago but need to go back to my country before starting the immigration process of adjustment of status. Am I able to leave the country and come back without it affecting the immigration status change that we will... Read more »

Daniel R. Lasar
Daniel R. Lasar
answered on Mar 29, 2017

Tread carefully -- the return visit can open you to a charge of immigrating intent, and create problems. Consult with an experienced immigration attorney in detail.

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: Usa since 10 married at 17. Parents became legal? Chances of me illegal in USA past 25 plus years?
Matthew J Hartnett
Matthew J Hartnett
answered on Jan 26, 2017

I'm sorry, but more information is needed to answer your question. consider a consultation with an attorney to discuss your specific situation.

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: My boyfriend lived in us from 2003 until 2011. He came with a visa and applied for another one in 2014 and he was denied

He extended his stay, he is in Argentina we want to get married what forms should we use to bring him back to the usa.

Shan Dimitris Potts
Shan Dimitris Potts
answered on Aug 10, 2016

What is your immigration status? If you are a U.S. citizen you can submit a fiance visa petition for your boyfriend. Talk to an immigration attorney in private to explore the other options.

All the best.

-Shan Potts

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2 Answers | Asked in Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: My sister, a U.S. citizen, petitioned me last 2006. At that time, I'm living in the Philippines.

Now, I am here in the U.S. holder of F1 visa. Upon checking, the priority date in the Philippines is in 1993. Can my sister transfer the petition or process from Philippines to U.S. for faster processing? Or what is the best solution to fast track my petition? I just want to take advantage of my... Read more »

Shan Dimitris Potts
Shan Dimitris Potts
answered on Jun 27, 2016

Unfortunately, there is no way to fast track your petition. You can however get sponsored by an employer after you finish school to get a Green Card, that process is much faster compared to your F4 visa petition from your sister. This method only works if you are eligible to work in the US after... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: My dad's fiancee was denied a k-1 visa. Will marrying her speed up the process?

My father's fiancee was denied the K-1 visa because the interviewer believed that it was a sham relationship for her to gain entry into the U.S. My dad is going to Iran (where she is from and currently resides) on Saturday and wants to know if the process to bring her here would speed up if he... Read more »

Shan Dimitris Potts
Shan Dimitris Potts
answered on Jun 16, 2016

The processing time remains the same. You can check the USCIS website for the current processing time. If your father is a US citizen, his fiancee may be able to get a K3 visa after they get married but it again depends on how long they have known each other. I suggest having a private conversation... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: My sister has petition for me to get my green card I left my country and came to united States my appointment has came

Up in that time I got married to a us citizens how can I get my green card without leaving the United States

Tammy Lyn Wincott
Tammy Lyn Wincott
answered on May 5, 2016

Congratulations on your marriage. The question is whether or not you have legal entry into the U.S. and whether you've ever been here illegally. I would suggest you and your husband consult with an immigration attorney. Be sure to take all documents related to your sister's petition... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Immigration Law for Nevada on
Q: Hello, My mom is 78 years old and suffer from dementia. She had a form N-648 from the doctor on interview for

naturalization. But doctor dose not have enough experience of this form and did not fill it properly, dose not put full information. My mom failed 2 times. Officer said to me that we should start from the beginning to fill form N-400, that mom eligible for Fee Waiver (mom dose not have any... Read more »

Tammy Lyn Wincott
Tammy Lyn Wincott
answered on May 5, 2016

I'm sorry about your mom. I am currently visiting my father who has dementia and it is a very sad time for all.

I suggest you start from the very beginning. I also urge you to use an immigration attorney not a service. You may use an immigration attorney located anywhere in the U.S....
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