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I have some H2B visa questions that im having difficulty
I have some H2B visa questions that im having difficulty finding answers to, my girlfriend who is from Norway is considering applying for the h2b visa. I have 2 questions. When she applies could she d… read more
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Can I convert from a tourist visa (ETA) to an H2B whilst I
Hello, can I convert from a tourist visa (ETA) to an H2B whilst I am in the USA without having to return to the UK for an interview at the US Embassy?… read more
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My h2b visa expires on the 25th, Im going to Canada on vacation,
My h2b visa expires on the 25th, I'm going to Canada on vacation, can I enter the US if I apply for the visa waiver program? I have a flight booked for the UK on Dec 22nd, just want to come back in to… read more
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can someone with an overstayed h2b visa go back to his country
can someone with an overstayed h2b visa go back to his country and apply for a different visa, like tourist or c1d to come back to the U.S.… read more
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Good afternoon! I am a ukrainian citizen and Im having a 1
Good afternoon! I am a ukrainian citizen and I'm having a 1 year internship in the US. My internship ends on 25 of January and my visa expires on 27th of January 2012. It's a J-1 visa type (2 years ru… read more
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Hello, What Id like to know is if there is any way to change
Hello, What I'd like to know is if there is any way to change an M-1 visa to any other kind of visa. I understand what's said about the matter on uscis.com --- "If you are a vocational student (M-1), … read more
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can i transfer my h2b visa to tourist visa while staying in
can i transfer my h2b visa to tourist visa while staying in the united States? What is the guarantee that i will be approved? My i94 expires on Dec 31, 2010. Upon submitting my i539 form how long will… read more
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I want to hire a German citizen with an H2B visa (meets all
I want to hire a German citizen with an H2B visa (meets all criteria). But Germany is not on the list of countries for 2010 that can apply for H2B. Are there exceptions?… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
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My H2B visa expired last April 2010 and I applied for change
My H2B visa expired last April 2010 and I applied for change of status as F1 before my H2B visa expired. I already got my case number, I want to know if I'm allowed to work while my F1 visa is being o… read more
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Dear Sir , My name is Ren I have a big request to make .
Dear Sir , My name isXXXXX have a big request to make . I was deported in Chicago – O‘ hara airport in the Christmas 2006 ,cause the immigr. officer knew that I overstayed and I had illegal job in the… read more
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Guillermo Senmartin
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Im staying on H2b visa and i cant do more extentions, because
I'm staying on H2b visa and i cant do more extentions, because they excluded Russia from the list. I'm thinking to apply for a tourist visa. I'm curious if i can change my tourist visa into a student … read more
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My wife and I are filing I-485 forms right now. She is Brazilian
My wife and I are filing I-485 forms right now. She is Brazilian and has come to the US legally on J-1 and H2B visas since 2006. Currently she is in the country on a tourist visa but is working (witho… read more
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I have a friend coming into the US from Brazil with her daughter
I have a friend coming into the US from Brazil with her daughter who wants to stay. She is coming on a tourist visa and is seriously considering staying and getting sponsored by a friend of hers who h… read more
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Dear Sir/Madam, I am an H2B visa holder and have been in the
Dear Sir/Madam, I am an H2B visa holder and have been in the country since Dec 07. I am having trouble finding summer employment for the coming season, therefore wish to know how long I have to leave … read more
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I came to the U.S. on an H2B visa as Hotel Worker.But,since
I came to the U.S. on an H2B visa as Hotel Worker.But,since our agency doesnt have anymore accounts for us to work,Idecided to look for another job.fortunatelly i got one who wants to petitioned me.So… read more
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a friend of mine from the Philippines is visiting us in South
a friend of mine from the Philippines is visiting us in South Carolina with her tourist visa, can she apply for a job while she's here with employers that can sponsor her?… read more
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I live in the UK and i am 19 years old. I am extremely interested
I live in the UK and i am 19 years old. I am extremely interested and highly dedicated in somehow moving to and living in the states. I would literally do anything to get a job New York City for examp… read more
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i have j1 visa and i got also waiver and i want to change it
i have j1 visa and i got also waiver and i want to change it to h2b visa ..so how i can do that ..i hope u answer me ??? cuz i don't have enough time my j1 visa expier on 18 mar ,2009… read more
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