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I have quick question on J1 visa. I have L2 visa and would
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FOR JUDITH in case H1B was rejected, is that possible to petition
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How about the Visa J-1 during the period end July, August, September 2011 ? Or B-1 without being paid from end July to September 2011 ? And in parallel apply to H1B and make a change of status once th… read more
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I am a single 25 year old woman currently on F1 visa doing
I am a single 25 year old woman currently on F1 visa doing OPT. I have an Associates degree and want to pursue my Bachelors degree at the university. Can I change my F1 status to J1 since the company … read more
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My husband and I are canadians on a H1B visa living in the
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im 19 years old, i live in england and i was hoping to move
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I am English and I had a J-1 visa from 2001-2004, I returned to England for one year and obtained a H1B visa which started in January 2005. I have been working in NC as a teacher since August 2005 and… read more
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We are a 501c3 non-profit and have two students from Hong Kong
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I am a permanent resident of the US. My fiance is an Israeli
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I am a UK citizen and have been married to my wife, a Lawful Permanent Resident of 20yrs, for ~4yrs and have been living in the UK since. The marriage took place in the UK. My wife has resdided in the… read more
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