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My H1B extension and my spouse H4 extension has been denied.
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I am the international student. I am recently got my denial
I am the international student. I am recently got my denial of my reinstatement to the student status. The reason is that I forgot to extend my I-20, then then the DSO told me to reinstatement my stat… read more
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Hi I am currently working On L1 visa and my wife is working
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I came to US on L1B (from employer ISM) in Mar 2012. My L1B
I came to US on L1B (from employer ISM) in Mar 2012. My L1B got expired on 22nd Feb 2013 and extension for the same was filed for both myself and my spouse, which got denied on 19th Nov 2013 around 7.… read more
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Hi I applied for AOS March 2013 and got an approved 1-140
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Please enlighten me regarding the issue of Abandonment of Status
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Hi I applied for my H1B to H4 COS in Dec 2010. My wife has
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I am currently holding an H-4 depedent visa which expires this
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I came to US on L1-B visa. Visa expired 2 years back and I-94
I came to US on L1-B visa. Visa expired 2 years back and I-94 got expired on 4th dec 2008.On 29th December got a denial for my extension petition (I - 94). My wife is on L2 visa and she is 32 weeks pr… read more
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