Yes, you may register a corporation while on B-1 status, and open a bank account in the company name. No, you may not petition yourself for an H-1B or sponsor your own green card. However, since you have a business overseas, you may qualify for an L-1 visa, providing the foreign and US companies meet the requisite relationship. None of the above processes is simple. You will need to retain the services of an experienced immigration lawyer.
A person present in the U.S., no matter in what legal or illegal status, has access to our courts. Yes, she can sue; let's just hope that the driver of the car has liability insurance. She needs to consult a personal injury lawyer.
If you are filing based on a marriage to a US citizen, being out of status is not held against you. You do not have to leave the country, nor should you. As for NY health care, it would depend on what the program provides.
Based on what you describe, it certainly sounds like a bona fide marriage. You talk about adjustment of status, but never mention a visa petition. If your wife has not filed the visa petition (I-130) and it has not been approved, you cannot file for adjustment. Perhaps the restaurant can be used to help you stay in the U.S. You urgently need to consult an immigration attorney for an analysis and options available to you.
If your boyfriend has 3 DUI's he may be considered a danger to the public. He will likely be placed in removal proceedings. If you want to marry him, you may file for his immigration. If he entered illegally, he will need a waiver of inadmissibility based on extreme hardship to you, and likely another waiver for his DUIs. The case is complex, you must immediately consult an experienced immigration lawyer and also a criminal defense lawyer who must work to minimize a conviction for his...
You have not provided a complete picture of your case. You would not receive an RFE on a matter than has been approved. Perhaps it pertains to another application that was filed concurrently with the I-130. If the reply time has expired, whatever the application was, may be refilled. To assure that your case is properly handled, it is best to have the RFE reviewed by an immigration lawyer in order to address any shortcomings in the newly filed application.
Yes, but it will be a very long wait because the quota for siblings of US citizens is backlogged 12 years. See, http://travel.state.gov/visa/bulletin/bulletin_6062.html . Your better strategy would be to consult an experienced immigration attorney for an analysis of what other visa options and categories are available to you or your wife.
She has not spent enough time in the US to get a waiver of the English language requirement. However, if she has a memory problem, you should have her examined by a doctor who can certify whether she has a medical condition that may excuse her from taking the exam. If you cannot afford an immigration lawyer you should locate pro bono assistance like Catholic Charities.
Processing time varies with consular posts because of staffing and work variance. Even without consideration of the Visa Bulletin it can easily take 1 year. To assure that the case moves along efficiently and without delay, retain the services of an experienced immigration lawyer.
USCIS reports that all adjudications are continuing without interruption. The employment authorization document (EAD) takes 90 days from filing, provided you filed an I-765 as part of your application process.