My EAD and L2 visa is expiring on May 12, 2013 and so is my I-94. Can i apply for EAD renewal?

Asked over 1 year ago - Cincinnati, OH

My husband is applying for his I-94 extension in Feb 2013. The process might take 7-8 weeks. should i apply for ead renewal after his petition is approved?

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Can i apply for EAD renewal right now? or should i wait for his I-94 to get extended.

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  1. J Charles Ferrari

    Contributor Level 20


    Lawyers agree

    Answered . You can only renew the EAD if you extend your status.

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

    Contributor Level 19


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    Answered . Only if status is extended can you extend your employment authorization. Therefore, you must wait until approval of the extension.

  3. Robert Louis Brown


    Contributor Level 19

    Answered . do need your status extended for your EAD renewal

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