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I am an international student (F-1 visa) and received my
I am an international student (F-1 visa) and received my Master's degree in US in Computer Science. my country of origin is Iran. I am currently on my OPT STEM extension (valid until end of 2020) and working as web developer, my employer is willing to sponsor me for Green Card. I wanted to know if it is possible/likely for me to get Green Card through my employer? Thank you … read more
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I joined Company A in November 2015 and they sponsored my H1B in April 2016. It got approved on June 17, 2016. Company A however went out of business a little before June 2016 and I am currently on OP… read more
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Dear Immigration Attorney, On May 5th 2015 my wife was
Dear Immigration Attorney, On May 5th 2015 my wife was randomly selected in the Diversity (Green Card) Lottery 2016. Currently we are in the United States on F1 (my OPT ends in the end of May 2015) an… read more
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My husband holds H1B visa that expires in July 2014. He applied for green card on eb2 base (I-140 petition only) in December 2013. Current status of the petition is "Under Initial Review". T… read more
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Dear Immigration Lawyer, I have a question I would like to ask you. First of all, I would like to start by providing you with some background about my situation. I am from Colombia, South America. I f… read more
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Prospective H1-b worker here in the U.S. currently has an employer willing to petition her. 1) When is the earliest date the employer can file for H1 b worker since visa cap is filled right now? 2) wh… read more
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Hi. My husband entered the United States recently, from Colombia,
Hi. My husband entered the United States recently, from Colombia, with a B2 tourist visa on a Colombian passport. The immigration officer stamped his passport with an entry stamp but didn't stamp an e… read more
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Hi, I am a physician on a H1B Visa. I am switching jobs and
Hi, I am a physician on a H1B Visa. I am switching jobs and the new hospital is going to sponsor my new h1-b. I have also applied for my green card and I am on the final step. I received my EAD card l… read more
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Just to give you an overview of my case. My L1 visa is
Just to give you an overview of my case. My L1 visa is getting maxed out on Apr 10 2012. My L1 to H1 change of status was applied on Nov 22nd 2011, case was converted to premium processing on Feb 25th… read more
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I have few question regarding my F1 student visa and Green
I have few question regarding my F1 student visa and Green Card. Looking forward to hear from you. I am a citizen of India and have been working in USA on H1-B for last 8+ years. Since my green card i… read more
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I graduated on 8th May 2009 form Vanderbilt with an MBA in
I graduated on 8th May 2009 form Vanderbilt with an MBA in finance, and applied for my OPT on 18th May 2009, which expired on 17th May 2010. I was not able to find an employer who would sponsor my H1B… read more
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I am an international student on F-1 Visa from India. I have
I am an international student on F-1 Visa from India. I have been in United States since march 2009. I came to US for first time in march 2009 for 1 year graduate program at Haas School of Business, B… read more
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i got my h1 approved Jan 22nd, 2010. Employer forwarded me
i got my h1 approved Jan 22nd, 2010. Employer forwarded me an email from USCIS detailing the same. Email from USCIS has I-94 number on it. Consulate notified (if applicable): I-94 # (if applicable): X… read more
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I came to US on H4 on Nov 2nd 2006 and filed for EAD(I-485
I came to US on H4 on Nov 2nd 2006 and filed for EAD(I-485 still pending with receipt date september20,2007),received Advanced Payroll both EAD,Advanced Payroll are valid till August2010,priority date… read more
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i went to college in the state under F-1 visa. Now i am working
i went to college in the state under F-1 visa. Now i am working under OPT. My opt will expire in may 30. 2009.I currently have a full time job in my study field.However I am not sure if they will spon… read more
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