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Put me in touch with a tudent visa lawyer? im on ab F1 visa
put me in touch with a tudent visa lawyer? im on ab F1 visa on STEM OPT … read more
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I am in H1B having priority date current for filing. Spouse
I am in H1B having priority date current for filing. Spouse in F1 visa just applied for post-OPT. I am planning to file I485 for myself and spouse. Would USCIS deny my spouse's OPT request..? Can she … read more
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I am engaged to an american, i am on F1 doing opt and my opt
i am engaged to an american, i am on F1 doing opt and my opt is about to end.. can we file forms i130, change of status and ead extension at the same time or do we need to file them separately … read more
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I'm currently an F1 student who has work authorization under
Hello! I'm currently an F1 student who has work authorization under F1-OPT until July 10 2017. I'm eligible for a STEM extension from July 11, 2017 - Jully 10, 2019. My current F1 Visa expires on July… read more
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My first year opt expires on 09/01/2016 so I turned in my
Hi! My first year opt expires on 09/01/2016 so I turned in my opt extension application and received a receipt # on 08/26/2016. But because of a job interview, I needed to prove that I don't need spon… read more
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My OPT STEM extension application (I-765) is in pending
My OPT STEM extension application (I-765) is in pending status with an request for evidence issued. The RFE mentioned a deadline of 08/18/2016. I'm trying to get all the documents in place for the RFE… read more
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OPT holder during OPT extension application pending period,
for F1 OPT holder during OPT extension application pending period, what happens when the student quit the job? what clause of law governs it? Thx… read more
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I am on my F1 OPT period ... and it expires on 13 th
hi ... I am on my F1 OPT period ... and it expires on 13 th of july I am applying for green card and it will be atleast a month later my OPT expires, that i will get the work permit through GC applica… read more
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Judith Ludwic
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17 month OPT extension pending. Can I change employer? How?
I applied for STEM 17-month extension in late february while working for my current employer. It's been more than 2 months and the application is still pending. Now I want to change employers; what pr… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
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Hi, I have worked 2 jobs during STEM OPT Extension for which
Hi, I have worked 2 jobs during STEM OPT Extension for which I contacted my school DSO before starting work and my school DSO told me that I can work 2 jobs and I told DSO that second employer is not … read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
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Hi Judith I have filed for stem extension. Im working as
Hi Judith I have filed for stem extension. I'm working as an intern. I got a fulltime offer. can I change job now before I get stem extension approval. My ead card expires on 19th. Is it possible to j… read more
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Dear Lawyer: I am a student, who is currently on OPT status
Dear Lawyer: I am a student, who is currently on OPT status and now I will have a question about H1-B and OPT Extension. I already applied to H1-B and OPT Ext, but both of them are not approved yet. B… read more
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I am a Ph.D student of Electrical Engineering from a U.S. university.
I am a Ph.D student of Electrical Engineering from a U.S. university. I was on POST Completion OPT based on my Ph.D degree from March 2012 to March 2013, and I have been working for a E-verified compa… read more
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I am currently in F1 visa, currently employed on OPT stem extension.
I am currently in F1 visa, currently employed on OPT stem extension. My wife is petitioning I-130 for me. I don't see expiration date on my I-94. Do we leave that portion blank in I-130 form? If not w… read more
Wilton A. Person
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I am currently waiting for my Non-profit H-1B visa to get approved.
I am currently waiting for my Non-profit H-1B visa to get approved. Meanwhile my OPT expires in a week. I found that I cannot work after my OPT expires as I don't have a cap Gap extension(Since this i… read more
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I am considering hiring a person who recently graduated from
I am considering hiring a person who recently graduated from college and has his F1 Student Visa. According to the job candidate he has 7 months left on the F1 Visa and can then apply for an extension… read more
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My passport and I94 card got damaged but visa looks good. I
My passport and I94 card got damaged but visa looks good. I am on F1 visa and on first 12 month OPT. My OPT will expire on October 1, 2011. If I apply using I102 form for new I 94 card and also for vi… read more
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Ive had OPT for 6 months now, and my employer can apply for
I've had OPT for 6 months now, and my employer can apply for EB-2. Can I apply for labor certification now and apply for 17 months OPT extension later, or do I have to wait to extend OPT and apply for… read more
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