Category: K-1 Fiancé Visa


K-1 Fiance Visas: Are they Banned in 2020?

This topic would be much clearer if the Executive Order was titled : “K-1 Fiance Visa Ban” “Immigrant Visa Ban” “H-1B/H2B/J1/L1 Visa Ban” “Continuation/Addition to the April 22, 2020 Executive Order” However, since there isn’t clear language, confusion has arisen. Following the June 22, 2020 Executive Order titled: Proclamation Suspending Entry of Aliens Who Present […]

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U.S. Citizen’s Guide to Immigrating a Japanese Spouse to the United States

There are three options to immigrating a Spouse of a US Citizen to the United States: CR-1/IR-1 Spousal Immigrant Visa Adjustment of Status K-3 Spousal Visa Lets dive into a brief understanding of the three options: CR-1/IR-1 Visa: Spousal Immigrant Visa The CR-1/IR-1 Visa is the most likely option if you married your Japanese spouse […]

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Japanese Birth Certificate for US Immigration Purposes

In Japan, the household registration document (also known as the koseki) is generally the document used as a Japanese Birth Certificate. The US Government, whether in USCIS or at a US Embassy/Consulate abroad, accepts any of the following three types of Japanese Birth Certificate: Full version of family register (Koseki Tohon/Zenbu jiko shomeisho) Short version of […]

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Matrimonio de proxy y inmigración de Estados Unidos: Aclaración sobre el requisito de consumación

[Read this Post in English] Las Agencias de Inmigración de los Estados Unidos reconocen el Matrimonio De Proxy bajo el INA § 101(a)(35), que la ley requiere: el Matrimonio Proxy debe observar la regla del “lugar de celebración”. Es decir, un matrimonio es válido con objetivos de inmigración en los casos en que el matrimonio […]

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Casamento por procuração e imigração nos EUA: esclarecimentos sobre os requisitos de consumação

[Read this Post in English] As agências de imigração dos EUA reconhecem o casamento por procuração segundo o INA § 101 (a) (35), e o estatuto requer o seguinte: o casamento por procuração deve observar a regra do “local de celebração”. Ou seja, um casamento é válido para fins de imigração nos casos em que […]

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