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Altin Nanaj

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  • At what point is my friend considered to have filed his asylum? He was referred to an immigration court. Its been 14 months.

    My friend entered 16 months ago, but requested asylum when he came in at the border and had an interview. , which was approved.Then he was released and referred to the immigration court for deportation, he has had only one hearing, two months ago ...

    Altin’s Answer

    Generally an asylum application in immigration proceedings is deemed filed when the I-589 is filed with the court, either at the window or in open court. If filed administratively with An Asylum office, then is deemed filed at the time it is received.

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  • What is the likelihood that US Immigration would refuse a green card (spousal) to a J1 that satisfied the 2-year residency req?

    I am Romanian and had a Fulbright for grad school in 2005. I ended the J1 in April 2014, and I am planning in going back to Romania for 2 years to satisfy the 212(e) clause. While in the US I married a US citizen, and we have a kid. We tried a wai...

    Altin’s Answer

    Generally speaking I-130 can be filed now, and being two years abroad would satisfy the 2 year requirement for J-1s. However, are there any other inadmissibility issues? A review of your file by a competent immigration lawyer would be the best approach.

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  • Sir, is it legally the immigration office hold my passport as my asylum case is pending for process?

    my last name in the passport is the fourth one and in the immigration system is the third one.... so they hold my passport and copies my immigration processing work-papers .

    Altin’s Answer

    It is part of ICE's job to have travel documents available to execute orders of removal, when they become final.

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  • Immigrant visa via father (F2B)became current. can I adjust status from period of Authorized stay "pending I589" ?

    question was asked to 5 attorneys before posted here . I am 31 years and i came to US on visitor visa .before I94 Expiry i applied for Asylum based on risks in my country and I am still waiting for interview due to technical backlog b...

    Altin’s Answer

    You can't adjust in the US under F2B because you are not in lawful status, your visa has expired. You should inquire on whether you have a fraud issue. You were granted a non immigrant visa to travel to the US while having a pending immigrant visa. I wonder if you disclosed there at the time of your non immigrant visa application. Best to Consult an immigration attorney near you.

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  • Can an illegal immigrant is usa move to Canada

    Today I received a letter from immigration and customs enforcements, they said they want to talk to me about my status in USA, I had a visa but it expired so I'm an illegal resident in USA. if I get deportation request, can I move to Canada with i...

    Altin’s Answer

    Hire an immigration attorney to come with you at the interview with ICE and to handle your case. You may not be deported by US immigration to Canada unless you are a Canadian or Landed immigrant. However may be allowed to enter Canada from the US under certain conditions.

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  • Immigration

    if im on a visa b1 and im going to marry my husband to be has green card how will this work so i too can get my social work and green card

    Altin’s Answer

    You will not be able to have a quick fix. Is best to consult an immigration attorney near you for advice.

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  • Why delay on immigration time?

    A friend tell me the waiting time for your asylum after fingerprint is 1 year twelve calendar month, is that true or longer than that?

    Altin’s Answer

    You can inquire with the asylum office by calling them or hire an immigration lawyer to inquire for you. Processing times are different at different asylum offices.

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  • I immigrated from Mexico 7 years ago , im now in high school ,and i would like to know if i could get papers now with the dream

    They told me i need a passport wich i dont have right now because they need my fathers permission to get it and i dont know where he is . My mom is a busy woman with my nieces appointments , i cant count on her right now .

    Altin’s Answer

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    Best to see an attorney in person who can evaluate your case.

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  • Immigration Problem. I dont know whether i am right or not

    I filed for ASYLUM and hired a lawyer to do this in January 2014. Situation Changed in April and i had to withdraw my case to prevent problems of situation been resolved. I sent a Certified mail to the Asylum office in Newark and it was recieved b...

    Altin’s Answer

    In regards to your asylum case ask your attorney to make an inquiry with the Newark Asylum office, or u can make one yourself. In regards to your adjustment of status if you have received filing receipts from USCIS, it means your case has been accepted and is in process. I would recommend to hire an immigration attorney to help you if you don't currently have one.

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  • I came here using B1 visa with the permission to work as personal helper to my employer . can i apply for social security?

    B1 Visa with the permision to work as a personal helper to my employer. Constantly traveling to U.S. with them spending 15 weeks during summer and a full month in winter. Am I allowed to apply for social security.? since I am being paid according ...

    Altin’s Answer

    Contact the nearest social security administration office. You may submit you application for a social security with them if you have permission to work in the United States.

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