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Citizen on J2. My wife is on J1 applying for her waiver. Her
I am Canadian citizen on J2. My wife is on J1 applying for her waiver. Her lawyer will fuel my I-539. Can I go back to Canada when my wife's waiver and H1B is approved and come back to us and get a visa stamp at point of entry. I ask this since I might leave to apply for either a H4, J1 or F1 visa if granted admission to a university program. … read more
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I am a J1 visitor from India with a waived J1 status as my
Hi, I am a J1 visitor from India with a waived J1 status as my institute is processing my H1B which will start from september. I have my J1 till mid september and valid visa stamp till mid august. My … read more
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I have a question regarding h1b to j2 transfer i am
Hello i have a question regarding h1b to j2 transfer i am currently on j1 approved to start j1 waiver on h1b. I will have i140 filed soon after. If after three years and completion of my waiver , my w… read more
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I am on J1 visa in medical field. Wife on J2 ead. Both J1
I am on J1 visa in medical field. Wife on J2 ead. Both J1 and J2 ead expire June 30, 2018. I have applied for waiver. Can my wife file for her own H1 b without filing for H4 … read more
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I am on F1 visa and working on STEM OPT. In april my company
Hi, I am on F1 visa and working on STEM OPT. In april my company is going to apply for my H1 visa. My wife (who is currently on F2 visa) wants to pursue higher education starting September 2017 on F1.… read more
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If I-140 is approved, can one travel out of USA and back on F1/H4?
My wife had H4 visa. H4 visa is stamped on her passport and is still valid. Few months ago she got admission in Master Program in a school and converted her visa to F1 and she got new I797 but it is n… read more
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Madam, I have been residing in the US from 2006 and moved
Dear sir/madam, I have been residing in the US from 2006 and moved from my initial J1 to H1b visa in 2009. I hold an Indian Passport. I have been granted my H1 approval for another 3 years and my curr… read more
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. I am currently on an F1 visa, graduating in two months.
Hello. I am currently on an F1 visa, graduating in two months. I hope to start a new program at a different university but will have a 12 month gap. My husband is a J1 physician and will be applying f… read more
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Hi Judith, after the end of the J1 with HRR can my husband
Hi Judith, after the end of the J1 with HRR can my husband go back to India and apply for a fresh J1 VISA? or he can only apply for F2 (dependent on my F1) or Tourist B VISA… read more
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I am a medical graduate from the Caribbean. I have been on
I am a medical graduate from the Caribbean. I have been on a J1 visa for the past 20 months or so with my wife as a dependent (J2) doing a postdoctoral research fellowship. I'm currently applying for … read more
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My wife has both H4(valid till april 2013) and F1 visas.She
My wife has both H4(valid till april 2013) and F1 visas.She last entered USA on F1 Visa.Her F1-OPT is denied bacause of school DSO not filed at right time and so left usa to India.My H1B extension is … read more
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Hi Judith, My employer has been delaying my greencard processing
Hi Judith, My employer has been delaying my greencard processing (filing i485) and my sixth year H1b expires end of this month. So now i have decided to change my status from H1b to J2. My wife is a d… read more
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H4 visa to F1 Visa Status Change-Stamping in Canada.
Hi! I am presently in US on a H4 Visa since April 2010 (visited India-my home country- in Dec 2011 for 3 weeks). My I-94 is valid until sept 2012, which may be further extended for 3 years. I have now… read more
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Hello, I am presently working in the USA on a H1B Visa and
Hello, I am presently working in the USA on a H1B Visa and my wife is completing a medical fellowship on a J1 Visa. We live in separate states and it does not seem that I can get a company to take ove… read more
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Im currently holding J2 (subject to e212 2yr home country
I'm currently holding J2 (subject to e212 2yr home country residency) and have filed application with my husband (J1 medical physician) for waiver last week. My husband will apply for H1b to do waiver… read more
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hello, thank you for your previous answer! i have one more
hello, thank you for your previous answer! i have one more question. I gonna change my h4b for F1 (so I can work and apply for work internships), is it possible to get a new visa from canada? (my stat… read more
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will my leaving usa before i 539 desition effect getting j2
i filed on may 24th got a reciept for i 539 for change of status from j1 to b2 .my grace period is ending on june 30 .will i be illigial after then . can i leave usa before i get any desition and atte… read more
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hi, I came to USA as au-pair on J1 visa, after I get married
hi, I came to USA as au-pair on J1 visa, after I get married and change my status to J2 visa, I'm going to divorce and want to change my status to F1 visa, but my husband has 2 year home country resid… read more
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