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Can you receive your work permit even if they request

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Can you receive your...

Can you receive your work permit even if they request initial evidence

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you filed any paperwork with the USCIS (U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services) yet?

Yes

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?

No

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The answer is yes. The EAD is processed separate from the actual application. The whole point is to have the alien have a temporary work permit while the application is being processed. So if the application requires and RFE, while that is being done, the EAD may be processed and the alien may receive a work permit.

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