Tag Archives: family

Revised Procedures for Filing Adjustment of Status Applications

THE REVISED PROCEDURE USCIS announced on September 9, 2015 a change in the rules as to when an adjustment of status application (AOS) can be filed. Previously, the AOS applications could not be filed until the Department of State’s visa bulletin indicated the applicant’s priority date had been reached. Now, two separate charts will be […]

| Employment Authorization, Immigrant

Can my family remain in the U.S. after I am sent back?

Question: I work in E status. Can my family remain in the U.S. after my assignment is over and I am transferred back to my home country to work overseas? Answer: Unfortunately, the answer is no since dependent visas require the principal alien to be employed in the U.S. and the dependent family’s visas are […]

| Nonimmigrant