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Judith Ludwic only. In ref to prior qs: j1 physician
Judith Ludwic only. In ref to prior qs: j1 physician transitioning to o1 with 2 year home rule. I know you mentioned that bar of adjustments do not apply to vawa. However:If I apply for VAWA, and if I… read more
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I?ve read that as a j1 alien physician I do not need to file
I?ve read that as a j1 alien physician I do not need to file i129 for change of status, I just directly file the O1a. Is that correct?Also I was told that since there is a 2 year home rule that I do h… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
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When switching from j1 alien physician to an O1a visa, do I
When switching from j1 alien physician to an O1a visa, do I need to file i129 for change of status, I just directly file the O1a without filing i129 for change of status?… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
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My husband is a J1 postdoc. He was not subject to 212(e)
My husband is a J1 postdoc. He was not subject to 212(e) with his previous J1 visa stamp. He renewed his visa today and with everything being the same, he's subject to 212(e). We did not expect this a… read more
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I have a question on transfer from H1B to J2 visa. I am on
Hi I have a question on transfer from H1B to J2 visa. I am on H1B currently, but a training program I am looking at does not sponsor H1B. My wife is on J1 and I am thinking of switching to J2 to get E… read more
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I married American girl in May last year and I'm not
hi , I married American girl in May last year and I'm not American... we did not filed papers to immigration center and she left me... she moved back to her boyfriend she had before we met... and we a… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
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I have question related to J1(exchange visitor visa)waiver.
Hello, I have question related to J1(exchange visitor visa)waiver. Me and my wife came to USA from India on J visa for medical residency training. She was on J1 visa initially and I was on J2 visa bac… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
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I am on J1 visa for medical graduate training. I have hardship
I am on J1 visa for medical graduate training. I have hardship waiver approved 6 months ago, I have an employer who is willing to sponsor H1 B visa. Is it possible to get change of status from J1 to H… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
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Hi there, im being living in USA about 5 years and i came with a J1 Visa, but the visa is
Hi there, im being living in USA about 5 years and i came with a J1 Visa, but the visa is already expired, but along o those years ive been here, now i want to apply for university and get degree, it … read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
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I need to get a J1 waiver we have two people to come on
I need to get a J1 waiver we have two people to come on CR1 my wife ( married in Nov 2010 ) and her daughter Her daughter, now my daughter in here in USA on J1 visa I have put in for I - 130 forms for… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
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My I-360 was approved and they granted me deffered action.
My I-360 was approved and they granted me deffered action. I had j-1 visa with 2 year residency requirment. I left USA and stayed in my country for 18 months. After that I came back on B-2 visa and go… read more
Judith Ludwic
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HELLO I CAME HERE WITH THE J1 VISA AND THE SUBJECT 212(E) I
HELLO I CAME HERE WITH THE J1 VISA AND THE SUBJECT 212(E) I DID NOT ABOUT THE RULE I GET IN LOVE AND MARRY. MY INTERVIEW WITH THE IMMIGRATION OFFICER WAS LAST WEEK SHE TOLD US THAT OUR APPLICATION FOR… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
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I entered usa with my american husband. we intended to stay
I entered usa with my american husband. we intended to stay and applied for permanent residency. I entered USA on visa waiver programme. I did phone immigration before the visa waiver expired and aske… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
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I have an american fiancee. I got denied for a status change
I have an american fiancee. I got denied for a status change to go to school. What do we have to do for me to be legal?… read more
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Guillermo Senmartin
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I am an American citizen. I want to marry a j-1 visa woman.
I am an American citizen. I want to marry a j-1 visa woman. She didnt finish her exchange culture program. Is she still able to marry me? Her j-visa will expire 3 months from now... We love each other… read more
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Hello...i am married for 3 years but my husband wont help me
Hello...i am married for 3 years but my husband wont help me sent the papers to immigration and eventually to go for an interview..i think he is afraid i will let him go after that...what choices i ha… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
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Hello, I have been in US for 7.5 years now. I entered the country
Hello, I have been in US for 7.5 years now. I entered the country legally on J1 visa and I-94 with DS adnotation. The visa expired 9/30/2002. I was given a Social Security number and paid taxes all th… read more
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Im peruvian I went with the J1 visa in December 2008 and I
Im peruvian I went with the J1 visa in December 2008 and I lost it one week later, now i am illegal and i want to get the residence because i am married… read more
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