The first questions means that USCIS accepted your petition and an officer is currently reviewing it. Next, the priority date is when your petition was received by USCIS. The other date is the day you were notified of the status update.
I would like to know what my options for the green card are regarding my status (L2 EAD holder, currently working as an Operations Specialist for a pharmaceutical company). I was told the best path is to have my company sponsor my convertion to H1B visa so that I am not an L1... Read more »
L2 to green card path: EB2 or EB3. Both require an employer to sponsor you. I don't know what you do, so you might qualify for an EB2 with a National Interest Waiver. This would waive the need for a job offer or sponsor.
EB visas are subject to a cap. You can view the visa bulletin...Read more »
my husband was a victim from crime in 2015, we applied for U visa and our lawyer applied for I-765 just for me, she said bc my husband was the victim the I-918 should be enough and he will get the work authorization Automatically, and now I got my c14 for 2 years and doesn’t, bc he didn’t get... Read more »
Hi! I’m an L2 visa holder. I have an EAD and I’m currently working. My spouse, the L1 visa holder, is about to finish their year of work in America and is returning to the home country soon. I want to stay in America since we’ve decided to get divorced. What are my options to remain in the US... Read more »
Hello! I’m on an L2 visa. Both L1&L2 extensions were requested recently. The L1 visa holder is leaving soon, but I’d like to stay and work. Can I apply for my EAD now, even though the L1/L2 extensions haven't been approved yet? Can I stay while I wait for my EAD even though the L1... Read more »
Your question is not so simple as you frame it. You need an in person consultation with an experienced immigration attorney and a review of all your documents. More facts are required then what is here. Call an attorney today.
Your employer (and not you) can file the FORM I-129H prior to September 30, 2020 to request the extension of the H-1B. If you are abroad at the time that the request for the extension is filed and approved by USCIS, you will have to visit the appropriate U. S. Consulate to apply for the H-1B visa.
i been under u visa for almost 4 years and i am in time to apply for green card, but i will like to know if once i get my green card i will be able to travel to mexico and re enter to usa with no issues? if i ever go to mexico its only for 2 or 3 weeks. i been in usa for 11 years now and i been... Read more »
Once you obtain your permanent resident status you can travel abroad and you can be allowed to return to the U.S. if you are not inadmissible based on your past activities. You can consult with an experienced immigration attorney to assess your case prior to traveling abroad.
I have already a protection order against him and He filed already a divorce and we have pre-nuptial agreement. As a 2 years greencard holder(he took my greencard)what will be the best way to do?he said that he return the card to USCIS,is that possible? What is my right as his wife? Is he still... Read more »
I am currently in USA on L1 status. I got a new job and my new employer is going file a cap exempt H1B ( based on a previoulsly approved H1B). USCIS today closed premium processing. Can I still join my new employer based on receipt? Employer's immigration attorneys says I can join, but on... Read more »
The U.S. citizen can file a relative petition (FORM I-130) on behalf of the spouse and the stepchildren who are under the age of 18 at the time of the marriage. If the spouse entered the U.S. lawfully then the FORM I-485 can be filed with the FORM I-130.
I've been having trouble with her for a while. My documents went missing for at least 2 weeks from where my father and I usually put them. My father ask my stepmother if she knows anything about it and she said no but sent him looking directly where they were in her room. My passport and... Read more »
I am a Bangladeshi citizen and PR of Canada for two years. I am working in Canadian branch of an IT company from USA. I have an approved I-130 as of October '19 with a time limit of 1 year in Bangladeshi US consulate. I will apply in 5 months for the immigrant visa for USA.
The fact that you have the F4 petition pending will be one of the factors that the Department of State will consider in determining if you are eligible for the visa. Make sure that you provide plenty of evidence that you plan to return to Canada at the end of a temporary stay in the US.
I have a part time job where an undocumented employee got injured on the job and the employer is asking him to fill out an I-9 verification form so that he can pay the medical bills. By the looks of things it seems like my boss is trying to get rid of him and not actually pay for the medical bills,... Read more »
Both your boss and the undocumented worked are in violation of Federal law. It is unwise to post anything further about this in a public forum monitored by law enforcement. There is no attorney-client privilege online and this situation is far beyond the scope of this forum.
I myself at 27 am not financially stable, live with my mom, I am going back to school and do not have a job however my mom and friend would consign as sponsor(s). I read that latest tax returns are a document that would be looked at however my job history i have typically not made enough to file... Read more »
Eventually, you will need to complete Form I-864 Affidavit of Support. If your income doesnt meet the threshold, you can include a co-sponsor who will have to show the necessary minimum income by way of tax documents/w2's etc.
If a person meets all the requirements for Automatic Visa Re-validation and travels to a country it applies to, is it 100% guaranteed that they will be able to re-enter the US? I know immigration is a tough/sticky topic right now. CBP can detain anyone they seem suspicious right? I want to travel... Read more »
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