Video instructions and help with filling out and completing sample i-601 waiver packet

Instructions and Help about sample i-601 waiver packet

Hello everyone I'm Amy Coates I'm an immigration attorney with fashion spirit and I'm here with our managing partner Molly fashion fashion and Sparrow is a full-service immigration law firm located in Raleigh North Carolina we represent clients in all 50 states and around the world today we're going to talk about i-601 waiver so as far as the first section of our presentation goes today we are going to be discussing why someone would need an i-601 waiver how its adjudicated and then we're going to talk about some of the examples that are lost on this thing when Sony is trying to get us lawful permanent resident status there is a longer list of reasons that can prevent someone from getting permanent resident status these are called grounds of inadmissibility may be that the person who wants to become a permanent resident it's inadmissible to the United States some of these there's nothing that can be done but others there is an application that you can file to try to waive that ground and disability that application is an I 601 applications I'm going to talk to you about the most common types of grounds of inadmissibility that we see here in our practice the first one is the 3 & 10 year unlawful preference bar so what this means is when someone comes in enters the country say as a visitor and then they overstay their immigration status for certain amount of time if they depart the United States and then re-enter the country they could trigger a three to two year bar the third and 10 year bar is is something where only I found this very difficult to explain to folks and my explanation in my definition is not going to cover every single circumstance so the first thing I want to say about grounds of inadmissibility is that that's not what our presentation is about today so if you believe that you're inadmissible and invincible it is crucial that you get good concrete Levi's for someone but just real quick Amy I mean just give one or two examples of how someone could be subject to its we our 10 year bar sure okay let's say that you enter the United States the visitor you're given six months and then you overstay by a year if you were to leave the country the minute you step foot out of the United States you have triggered a tenure bar to reenter in the country and so that's that's one of the most common thing that happens what I see here is that a lot of folks who enter as a visitor will come in they'll overstay additionally their US citizen file an application for a green card and lo and behold the integration services them and advance parole travel document what they don't realize about that travel document is that the minute they use it and go back home they will have triggered it

FAQ

Do I need to fill out a financial statement form if I get a full tuition waiver and RA/TA?
If that is necessary, the university or the faculty will inform you of that. These things can vary from university to university. Your best option would be to check your university website, financial services office or the Bursar office in your university.
Why do I have to disclose my last entries from 20 years ago in my I-601 waiver if I don’t remember the exact dates?
In the same train of thought, if you’re not willing to put an effort into the process, why does the US government help you clear your tarnished immigration record ? If you want something done, you need to put an incredible amount of effort into it, if you really want to resolve the issue, especially like this one, which you have caused yourself. Nobody is required to clean up the mess you made.
How difficult is it to file an I-601 waiver for E2 visa holders from Canada? What are the chances for the approvals, or is it just a waste of money for attorneys?
No you will not get the E-2 with out a wavier but I-601 is for green status you need a wavier of inadmissibility. It will give you 3 years entry in the United States with a wavier you can apply for the E-2. What is does is forgive the crime I have gotten armed robbery waviers so it can be done depending on the felony. It does take a few months to one year.