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EAD is 4 to 6 months, not sure I have seen a case that used prio Biometrics, did not know they did that.


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~4-6 months on average. Sometimes shorter, sometimes longer.

I never heard of reusing old biometrics, but it's also not something I follow.

Not seeing the urgency to respond...the EAD will come when it comes.


Timelines:

Spoiler

AOS (I-485 + I-131 + I-765):

9/25/17: sent forms to Chicago

9/27/17: received by USCIS

10/4/17: NOA1 electronic notification received

10/10/17: NOA1 hard copy received. Social Security card being issued in married name (3rd attempt!)

10/14/17: Biometrics appointment notice received

10/25/17: Biometrics

1/2/18: EAD + AP approved (no website update)

1/5/18: EAD + AP mailed

1/8/18: EAD + AP approval notice hardcopies received

1/10/18: EAD + AP received

9/5/18: Interview scheduled notice

10/17/18: Interview

10/17/18: Approved

10/24/18: Green card produced

10/31/18: Green card received

 

K-1:

Spoiler

I-129F

12/1/17: sent

12/14/17: NOA1 hard copy received

3/10/17: RFE (IMB verification)

3/22/17: RFE response received

3/24/17: Approved!

3/30/17: NOA2 hard copy received

 

NVC

4/6/2017: Received

4/12/2017: Sent to Riyadh embassy

4/16/2017: Case received at Riyadh embassy

4/21/2017: Request case transfer to Manila, approved 4/24/2017

 

K-1

5/1/2017: Case received by Manila (1 week embassy transfer??? Lucky~)

7/13/2017: Interview: APPROVED!!!

7/19/2017: Visa in hand

8/15/2017: POE

 

 

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Well that is how long iot takes now to get EAD, best thing we have to go on.


“If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat. If you know neither the enemy nor yourself, you will succumb in every battle.”

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Enquire and find out what is going on.


“If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat. If you know neither the enemy nor yourself, you will succumb in every battle.”

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On 11/6/2018 at 12:42 PM, betelgeuse said:

So people usually receive EAD before the i360 is approved? It takes 4-6 months since NOA-1?

There are various ways to get an EAD when filing VAWA.

If you only file the 360 then it is category c31 and the EAD will be issued after the 360 is approved which can take 6-12 months or more. Currently people are getting notifications their EAD is approved and being mailed several days before the case status shows 360 approved. 

If you filed 360-485-765 then you can get an EAD under category C09 - which means about 4-6 months after NOA.

You can also get EAD based on defered action (rarely used) after 360 approval.

 


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On 11/5/2018 at 1:31 PM, geowrian said:

~4-6 months on average. Sometimes shorter, sometimes longer.

I never heard of reusing old biometrics, but it's also not something I follow.

Not seeing the urgency to respond...the EAD will come when it comes.

Often people who file VAWA have previously filed AOS packets with their abusive spouse and recently did biometrics for that AOS packet. Sometimes they use those "old" biometrics and do not make them go for prints again. 


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