GC obtained without much hastle- () • 01/09/2006 11:58:16 AM
I am very happy that our (Myself and my wife) I-485 got approved in Sept. 29, and received GC last week.
Here are some important dates, facts, and events in the process
Highest Degree - MSEE
First came to US - 1998, on F-1
Residing in - Minneapolis, MN
Changed to H1 - July, 2001
Feb 2003 - Applied for Labor cert.
July 2003 - Got married
Sept, 2003 - Labor cert approved, applied for EAD, Paroll, I-140, and I-485, wife was included in the papers this time.
Dec, 03 - Received first set of EADs for both of us
Sep. 04 - First EAD expired, applied for renewal, and also for paroll.
Dec, 04 - Second set of EADs and paroll received
March 05 - First Finger print done, No questions asked
June 05 - Inquired about Company and my W-2s, compiled all the docs and sent to INS.
Aug. 05 - I-140 approved
Sep. 05 - I-485 approved
Dec 05 - Appeared for second finger prints, no questions asked
Jan 3, 06 - Went to local INS to get temporary stamp on the pass port as permanent residents, as we are planning on leaving out of country. No questions asked. Booked appointment in Dec.05 on Infopass website.
Jan 6, 06 - Wife obtained GC in the mail
Jan 7, 06 - I obtained GC in the mail.
I thank Immihelp for all the information.