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by Rathbone
Mon Oct 22, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: Natter and chatter
Topic: Taking Child out of Country
Replies: 6
Views: 2447

Re: Taking Child out of Country

Thanks Suzie - Super Advice.
by Rathbone
Mon Oct 22, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Natter and chatter
Topic: Taking Child out of Country
Replies: 6
Views: 2447

Re: Taking Child out of Country

Another US attorney says..... "In order for an adopted child to gain any benefits from under immigration (inc derivative benefits on a nonimmigrant category), the child has to have a full and final adoption before age 16, and the completion of 24 months of legal and physical custody with the adoptiv...
by Rathbone
Sat Oct 20, 2018 9:04 am
Forum: Natter and chatter
Topic: Taking Child out of Country
Replies: 6
Views: 2447

Re: Taking Child out of Country

US consulate has confirmed that our granddaughter will NOT be recognized as a dependent and therefore we cannot get a visa. I am contacting another attorney that specializes in adoption and related matters to see what can be done, but it does not look good.
by Rathbone
Tue Oct 16, 2018 11:19 am
Forum: Natter and chatter
Topic: Taking Child out of Country
Replies: 6
Views: 2447

Re: Taking Child out of Country

Yes, we have been told that too! Hope that's not the case. :(
by Rathbone
Tue Oct 16, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: Natter and chatter
Topic: Taking Child out of Country
Replies: 6
Views: 2447

Taking Child out of Country

Hi, I understand as SG's we can only remove our granddaughter out of the country for 90 days per year. I have just been offered a job in the USA for 5 years on an R1 Visa. 4 Questions: 1) Anyone been here and might know our status with US immigration? We are SGO's and the child is not adopted, natur...