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  • Does a person who wants to work in the USA have to have a job already set up before they can get a work permit?

    My friend in Mexico has a visa and would like to work in the USA. What must she do?

    Alexus’s Answer

    Yes your friend will usually have to have a job before entering the US.

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  • I checked US citizen on two I 9 form for employment even though I'm not a US citizen. I'm I gonna be deported?

    How is this gonna affect my chances of getting a green card/ citizenship in the future?

    Alexus’s Answer

    It will be almost impossible for you to obtain a green card. Claiming to be a US citizen is a fedreal offense and you will not be eligible for a waiver.

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  • What can be done for my friend's case, it's necessary the intervention of an attorney?

    My friend who is a permanent resident went for an interview abroad after her husband petition for green card was approved. During the interview the case was denied because they considered that it was to close the date of her last divorce from her ...

    Alexus’s Answer

    It is best for your friend to hire an immigration attorney. Your fact pattern is confusing. Why was she going for an interview if she is a permanent resident.

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  • Can i sponsor my brother-in-law??

    Hello i have a small business "travel agency", since 2011. I am US citizen, my husband is green card holder. Is there any way i can sponsor my brother-in-law in personal capacity or through my business to US??? he lives in UAE sponsored visa by hi...

    Alexus’s Answer

    Your business may be able to sponsor him, but it would depend on his job qualifications and your business needs. It is best to consult an attorney.

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  • Can we file for I-824 for baby born in India within one year of us receiving our Green Card?

    I and my husband received our Green Card on 14th September '2013. Our baby is born in India through a surrogate mother on 9th Aug '2014. As advised by two of the lawyers we filed for I-824 for him and our application was received by USCIS on 12th ...

    Alexus’s Answer

    I agree with my colleague. The attorneys you already consultry are in the best situation to help you.

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  • H1B petition showed as withdrawn in US Consulate at home country.

    My H1B petition expires in September 2015. I live and work in Houston, Texas. About 2 weeks ago, I traveled to Vietnam to visit my family. There, I attended an interview to obtain H1B visa to go back to the States. However, the US Consulate in Ho ...

    Alexus’s Answer

    I agree with Attorney Segal. You need to contact your employer's immigration attorney as soon as possible. You need something in writing showing that you have a valid H1b status.

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  • I hold a permanent green card, I got a job offer from overseas. Can I go work and back every six with a green card?

    As mentioned above, I have a green card. Can this affect to get my citizenship on time? Please note that my wife and my kids will stautomatically in the states.

    Alexus’s Answer

    It is not adisable to take a job that will require you to be abroad 6 months a year. It will look like you are abandoning your green carf. You should consult an attorney about obtaining a reentry permit before you leave the US.

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  • Hello , I reciently got my green card can I file for my mom who in living in the USA for 20 yrs now ?

    How do I file for my mom who lived in USA for 20 yrs , she came with a Visa but it wasn't renew its been expired .

    Alexus’s Answer

    No you will have to wait until you are a US citizen to file for your mother

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  • I filed for my green card and i got the app date but my husband is in jail . . Do i go to the app alone?

    i just nned to know do i go alone and explain that he is in jail or do i call an stake another date

    Alexus’s Answer

    If your case is family based, you should appear at the interview. You should also bring documents that your husband is in jail. It would be best to have an attorney assister you.

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