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Thanks for your help! I'm a dental student graduating next
Hi! Thanks for your help! I'm a dental student graduating next year and wandering about the process for OPT and H1B … read more
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I recently graduated from a US university and I have applied
Hi! I recently graduated from a US university and I have applied for OPT. I finally received my EAD in September, and renewed my F1 Visa on Oct 15. I was outside the US and I'm trying to re-enter. As … read more
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I would like to know about the possibilities of changing
Hi there. I would like to know about the possibilities of changing from a F-1 visa, currently on OPT to a work visa. What are my options? … read more
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Judith Ludwic
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PLESASE, no replies from Bill. My question. I have lived
Hello: PLESASE, no replies from Bill. My question. I have lived overseas for 15 years, and plan to marry a Vietnamese woman. I have been in touch with USCIS, and they have informed me that we must pro… read more
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FOR JUDITH Judith, I can't recall if it was you who answered
FOR JUDITHHi Judith,I can't recall if it was you who answered this question in the past but I don't see any records. I wanted to run this by you before completing my adjustment of status packet. My qu… read more
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Judith - I just submitted my Application for OPT - I'm
Hello Judith - I just submitted my Application for OPT - I'm preparing my documents for Green Card application - Should I submit my Green Card application fill I-765 and mark on number 11 YES and PEND… read more
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My motion to reopen my i-765 OPT application was approved
Hi, My motion to reopen my i-765 OPT application was approved and I am cureently out of the United States. My SEVIS is in completed status and my DSO says since I am out of the country, she would repo… read more
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Judith Ludwic
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I graduated in December 2015 in MS Computer Science. I was
Hi, I graduated in December 2015 in MS Computer Science. I was working for Wells Fargo as a contractor from August- December 2015. I am on my OPT since December 22nd 2015. From Feb I have been associa… read more
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Judith Ludwic
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I work well known Direct Financial Firm in CA. My visa
I work for a well known Direct Financial Firm in CA. My visa is expired and my H1 application extension is approved until 2017 December. My I-140 was also approved by y previous employer which he has … read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
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One more details I shall provide, normally my postdoc school
One more details I shall provide, normally my postdoc school (UIUC) does J1 for postdoc (from oversea) or OPT (for PhD obtained from US) in my department. They are trying to file h1b for me because wh… read more
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Judith Ludwic
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Now I am going to finish my college with my OPT application.
Now I am going to finish my college with my OPT application. Am I eligible to open a company in U.S.? What's the procedure like? I know I will be eligible to work in U.S. through a year, but for openi… read more
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Judith Ludwic
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I have a friend who is out of status and just recently obtained
I have a friend who is out of status and just recently obtained his Master's. His OPT request was rejected and his grace period passed but we were wondering how many days would he need to be able to s… read more
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what will happen if i apply for AOS( green card application
what will happen if i apply for AOS( green card application while OPT STEM pending....i am currently on OPT which expires soon ...can work when my current OPT expired with OPT STEM and green card ( AO… read more
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Judith Ludwic
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I am currently on an F1 and just rounding up an OPT program
I am currently on an F1 and just rounding up an OPT program but would like to get another degree from another school, how do i go about it so that i remain in status? Also is there a grace period i ge… read more
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Judith Ludwic
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Can I open my business (online business) during my OPT? I
Can I open my business (online business) during my OPT? I asked last time about open a business and I'm curious if it's including e-commerce. Thus, should I hire business lawyer? Can I just apply a bu… read more
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Judith Ludwic
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Hi, I am the CEO of a production company and one of my friend
Hi, I am the CEO of a production company and one of my friend has an F1 Visa and he wishes to have an OPT (Optical Practical Training). Can my corporation be his sponsor and help him to get this OPT. … read more
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Judith Ludwic
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Hi, Im just graduated from graduate school and got a job
Hi, I'm just graduated from graduate school and got a job offer from a fashion company. They do not normally sponsor H1B to do administrative work so i have not told them directly that I'm internation… read more
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hi I am an international student in the united states with
hi I am an international student in the united states with a huge dilema. I graduated from a community college this year and was intending to transfer to a 4 year college this fall, but my loan applic… read more
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