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What is I-485 form. I am an r1 visa and the I-94 will

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Customer: what is I-485 form
JA: Have you filed any paperwork with the USCIS (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services) yet?
Customer: i am an r1 visa and the I-94 will expired at the end of this month
JA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: I filled an I-360
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The I-485 is the form that you file to adjust your status to get a green card once the I-360 is approved.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
What shall I do to avoid illegal staying?
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Hey , waiting for the answer.

You would have to either extend your current visa or send an application to change your status to another visa that you qualify. There are not many options. Other common visas are the tourist visa B2 and student visa F1, if you want to study and are approved in a school. You must make sure USCIS receives your application to extend or change status before your I-94 expires. Form is I-539.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I already filed for an r1 extension and there is no feedback till now.
Does it make any problem or create an illegal situation if they answer after the expiration date of the i-94 ?

That is not a problem as long as it was submitted before your I-94 expires, you are in a temporary legal status and can remain here after expiration of I-94.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thanks for the previous answers,
Another question, how long it takes to have a feedback from them regarding r1 extension ( I paid the fees to expedite the process )

If you submitted in premium processing then it usually takes about 2 weeks.

I do hope this has helped you and please kindly remember the rating. It's very important. Thanks!

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