Can i travel abroad when EAD is in process?

Asked over 1 year ago - Fords, NJ

Hi
I am on L 2 visa here in US and hve applied for EAD on 21st jan 2013.my biometrics appointment is on 12th feb 2013. I plan to travel for vacation to Europe for 1 week in mid march. So now i will get a new i-94 on my return to US. Does that affect my EAD processing?
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  1. Philip Alan Eichorn

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    Answered . So long as your status is intact, you can travel internationally. As for your EAD, don't miss the biometrics appointment and no issues should arise.

  2. F. J. Capriotti III

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    Answered . You will be fine.

    PROFESSOR OF IMMIGRATION LAW for over 10 years -- This blog posting is offered for informational purposes only. It... more
  3. J Charles Ferrari

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    Answered . Yes, provided you have a valid visa stamp to return to the US and your spouse is maintaining valid status.

    J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature and does not... more

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