I have applied for NIW permanent residency. I am on H1b and my wife is on H4. As we have applyied concurrently, after we receive EAD , if I don't use it (as the main applicant and I stay on H1-B status), but my wife use it (she is on H4) and if our application gets rejected can she later apply for H4 with "adjustment of status" or she needs to leave the country and apply for a new visa?Can she apply in the united states or she has to leave U.S. and apply for H4?
She can apply for H-4 if you are maintaining H-1B status and have not exhausted all six years before the AOS was denied
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H4 may use any immigration benefits as long as the Principal H1B maintains the status.
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The two benefits are not connected in any shape or form. You can have I485 denied and H4 still being valid.
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