My EAD was stolen, and I have a photocopy of the original. While I am applying for a replacement can I keep working?

Asked 10 months ago - Sunnyvale, CA

I am currently working and had my EAD approved till 2014. But recently my EAD got stolen along with my bag. I have reported this to the police. I have a photocopy of my EAD. While I have applied for a replacement EAD, can I continue working?

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  1. Neil Pedersen

    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . You will be better served if you re-post this in the Immigration practice area. Good luck to you.

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  2. Jonathan Aaron Weinman


    Contributor Level 17

    Answered . You may want to consult with Carl Shusterman, who is an experienced immigration attorney and top contributor on Avvo. Good luck.

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