Category: Quick Tips

Quick Tip: Visa Versus Status

A visa and status are not the same. Many foreign nationals confuse the two believing that the visa document initially confers them status and that their status expires at the same time as their visa. A foreign national’s confusion about status can lead to her overstaying her period of authorized stay in the United States, […]

Quick Tip: What Is My Filing Date?

Sometimes immigration-related petitions and applications need to be filed again after a certain time period in order for the benefit to be renewed or extended. And sometimes the renewal application requests the date of filing of the intial application. Even if the renewal application does not request this information, you may still want to know […]