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To Judith ..? What are the immigrant visa possibilities for someone who is under E2 visa ? Thank you to answer me… read more
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I am a non-citizen in F1 status and want to switch to an E2
Hi there, I am a non-citizen in F1 status and want to switch to an E2 Visa (I am from Italy, which has a trade treaty with the US). Business is already registered, and my business partner is an Americ… read more
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Dear Judith, I have the following questions: Could, the same
Dear Judith, I have the following questions: Could, the same Company providing an E2 VISA, also in parallel sponsor the Green Card for the same individual? If yes, in this case what would be the best … read more
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I am currently working Canadian company here in the US under
Hi, I am currently working for a Canadian company here in the US under an E2 visa. The division that I was working for was sold but there are still many other offices in the US that I can transfer to.… read more
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Hello, my girlfriend and i are from the uk, and are both working
Hello, my girlfriend and i are from the uk, and are both working in new York on E2 visas. If we were to marry, is it possible for my girlfriend to switch her visa to be that of a spouse of an E2 visa … read more
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I came to America on an E2 for a start up which began to flounder.
I came to America on an E2 for a start up which began to flounder. I got asked to join another start up and contracted myself out via my own start-up for a year. They asked me to transfer to H1B to th… read more
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My wife and I are planning on relocating to the USA. I currently
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I came here on an E2 Visa from Ireland- and have been asked
I came here on an E2 Visa from Ireland- and have been asked to be a founder on another start up in California and form an LLC. Is this possible?… read more
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Obligations for E1 visa sponsor / employer after approval?
Obligations for E1 visa sponsor / employer after approval? We sponsored a manager for our company towards an E1 trader visa. The application was approved and the employee is already in the US under th… read more
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for attorney Judith If I marry this month, then I can not
for attorney Judith If I marry this month, then I can not apply anymore for an E-2 visa. Is that right ? Also is the visa E-2 granted based on a short business plan presentation and having money depos… read more
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Good afternoon, Ive been reading a lot about the E2 Visa.
Good afternoon, I've been reading a lot about the E2 Visa. As far as I understand, a good way to get around the non-immigrant status is that the E2 investor's spouse gets on a green card application w… read more
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I am residing legally in the U.S. having entered on an E2 visa.
I am residing legally in the U.S. having entered on an E2 visa. If I leave the U.S. to take up employment overseas how long can my family (wife and 4 kids) remain in the U.S. legally, before they have… read more
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hi i have an r e2 visa,thru the company i work with for the
hi i have an r e2 visa,thru the company i work with for the last 6 years. is there any way to get a greencard from that e2 vis,or what are my options?… read more
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Hi. I had an H1B for a total of 6 years (3 years each period)
Hi. I had an H1B for a total of 6 years (3 years each period) with my previous employer (from July 2005 to May 2011). I switched jobs before my H1B expired (on September 2011) and my new employer issu… read more
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My i-95 expires march 2012. My employer is transfering me out
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I am a E2 Visa holder and am in the US. Can I change my status
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