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I'm an AuPair in Seattle until April 15th (my current J-1
Hello I'm Hikaru. I'm an AuPair in Seattle until April 15th (my current J-1 visa will be expired on this day) and will be a student in a college in September 2020 here.I'm concerned about the risk not… read more
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Im trying to help my girlfriend stay in America, she is here
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This a question for Dr SenMartin. The 5 years F-1 Visa of an
This a question for Dr SenMartin. The 5 years F-1 Visa of an student will expire in October 1, 2017. She was told that she is legally allowed to stay in USA beyond the Visa expiration date (beyond Oct… read more
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Currently on J-1. Want change of status to H1-. Facts: - not
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Our family of 5 lives in TX. I am here under a H1B visa, my
Our family of 5 lives in TX. I am here under a H1B visa, my dependent family members under a H4. I have a nephew in Germany who would like to come over for 9-12 months, go to the local school, and sta… read more
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hi,me and my love we got married am with ASYLUM STATUS GRANTED
hi,me and my love we got married am with "ASYLUM STATUS GRANTED INDEFINITELY section 208" she have J-1Visa ''INTL EDUCATIONAL EXCHANGE'' can i do something to keep here legal both of us we wish to spe… read more
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what are my options to stay leagally in the Us and still be
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hi, My J-1 status expired on June 1 2010. As my husband is
hi, My J-1 status expired on June 1 '2010. As my husband is on his J-1 visa I have applied for my J-2 visa on May 28 through USCIS but it is not yet approved. I have my wavier from USCIS ( as I' m sub… read more
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Hello, My name is Brenda. Im currently in the US under a
Hello, My name isXXXXX currently in the US under a J1 visa (profesional practice visa). This visa is expiring on March 2011. I'm originally from Argentina. I came to the US, with my first J1 visa issu… read more
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I am on a B1/B2 visa (until 2018) which will be expiring on
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Hi, I have difficult position right now and really need help. Let me explain my sit
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Greetings, I am writiing on behalf of a Russian student in
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hi can I get a student visa when my j1 is expired but I have
hi can I get a student visa when my j1 is expired but I have a letter from an agency which employes me that I am legally here… read more
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My self is Gunjan Joshi. Right now I am at USA. I have questions
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Hello! Im from Ukraine.I live in usa now and I have
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Currently i am on L1 visa valid until Dec 2008 from ...
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Hello, We are interested in finding out if it is possible ...
Hello, We are interested in finding out if it is possible to extend an au pair J-1 visa. The au pair we have will have been in the US 24 months come Aug 2008. She has only been working in our home for… read more
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