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Can I legally compell a student to go back to their home country?

Such a clause is probably unenforceable First, it’s borderline unconscionable, “extremely unjust, or overwhelmingly one-sided in favor of the party who has the superior bargaining power, that they are ...
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Which states use disproportionate punishment in case of forged travel documents?

Do you consider caning disproportionate? Both Singapore and Malaysia can punish travelling on false papers with caning. Most EU countries have punishments of 0-3 years imprisonment (Hungary has 8), so ...
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What's the easiest way to extend my J-1 grace period?

Can I extend my stay by simply walking across the US-Canadian border and then walking back? In principle, yes, that could work, assuming you have the necessary documents to enter Canada. There's no ...
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What documents must I carry on me while in the US on J1 visa?

Legally speaking a printout of your I-94 satisfies the letter of the law. Most people do not carry this around, however. The only people who will enforce this law are federal immigration agents (...
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O1 Visa work contract with German employee

An O1 Visa implies the "employee" is not staying in Germany, but coming to the US. Otherwise being a self-employed German and sending invoices for work done to the US company would be way ...
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What is the difference between naturalized and derived citizenship of the US?

What Is a Naturalized or Derived Citizen? There are 4 ways in which someone can obtain citizenship: The first is to be born in the United States or in one of the territories. The second is to be born ...
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If one loses their job while outside the US, is their worker visa immediately revoked?

Your H1b visa is not void, but you cannot use it to enter the US if you are not entering to work for the company that your H1b petition is for. If you need to get your stuff, you can enter as a ...
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