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I have a situation. Situation: I am currently on H1B VISA
What steps have you taken? Have you filed any paperwork with the U.S. government?Customer: Situation: I am currently on H1B VISA and was laid off on 10/2/2020. Question: If I get an employment on after my grace period e.g. 12/15/2020, and a new employer files H1 transfer based on my approved I-140 then, do I need to go out of USA to get the H1B VISA stamped?My next steps: I am planning to apply for �change of status from H1 to H4� by 11/5/2020, based on my spouse�s H1B VISA. -------------------------Details below-----------------VISA Status : H1B ( Held by EY)I 797 (1) valid till : 2018 till 10/14/2020 I-797 (2) valid from 10/15/2020 till 10/15/2023 Employment Terminated on 10/2/2020Current VISA Status as of 10/31/2020 : H1B ( Grace period)Grace Period start & end date : 10/2/2020 till 11/30/ 2020I-94 Validity : Valid till 10/15/2023Current stage: H1B Grace periodI -140 Approved � Yes ( Applied by Ernst & Young)… read more
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I have some questions regarding H4 to F1 opt eligibility. I
I have some questions regarding H4 to F1 opt eligibility … read more
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My Wife is on H4 now. My 140 was Approved. I am planning to
My Wife is on H4 now. My 140 was Approved. I am planning to apply EAD for my wife. … read more
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Extend I-94. Texas. I have valid Visa stamped and Valid
I have valid Visa stamped and Valid I-797 petition. Just need to extend I-94… read more
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I have a case that my I-94 got expired 2 months back while
I have a case that my I-94 got expired 2 months back while my Passport is valid for 2.5 Months more & Stampped visa for 1 more year.. what are chances to get the I-94 extended … read more
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If I-140 is approved, can one travel out of USA and back on F1/H4?
My wife had H4 visa. H4 visa is stamped on her passport and is still valid. Few months ago she got admission in Master Program in a school and converted her visa to F1 and she got new I797 but it is n… read more
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My husband's H-1 Visa extension (2016-2019) and I-140
I am Shruti Shah. My husband's H-1 B Visa extension (2016-2019) and I-140 application are approved. I had entered USA on H4 Visa in Jan 2014 and got a Change of Status from H4 to F1 in October 2015. I… read more
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Hello lawyer, i came to US in 2005 in H4 visa status and
Hello lawyer, i came to US in 2005 in H4 visa status and on 01/2011 i had COS to F1 and i had COS to H1 from F1 on October 1 2013. From April 2014 again i had COS as H4 and i am currently on approved … read more
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Hi, I am currently on H4 visa and doing my Masters. I will
Hi, I am currently on H4 visa and doing my Masters. I will complete my graduation by Dec 2014 and would like to work after my graduation. Me & my husband thought of following options for work permit w… read more
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My wife has both H4(valid till april 2013) and F1 visas.She
My wife has both H4(valid till april 2013) and F1 visas.She last entered USA on F1 Visa.Her F1-OPT is denied bacause of school DSO not filed at right time and so left usa to India.My H1B extension is … read more
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Hi, my previous status was H4 (visa stamp was expired but
Hi, my previous status was H4 (visa stamp was expired but I have valid I-797 that valid until 2014) recently I have change my status (COS - I-539) from H4 to F1 and this process took 4 months and I mi… read more
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Hello, Im on h4 status from 2009.I visited india in 2009
Hello, I'm on h4 status from 2009.I visited india in 2009 and got h4 stamping.In july 2011 my husband changed his employer.But the new employer did not file for my h4.I had till 2013 on my old h4 i94.… read more
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I am on F1 status, working on post-completion OPT. I got h1b
I am on F1 status, working on post-completion OPT. I got h1b approval with start date of 1st OCT, FY 2012. I am planning to get h1-h4 stamped with my wife on 1st June. Can I return back on 10th June a… read more
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We both are from Mexico living in Houston, Tx. Young couple
We both are from Mexico living in Houston, Tx. Young couple married. Wife holds a H1B visa sponsored by her employer. Expiring 2012, she entered USA with a H2B visa which expired and then UCSIS grante… read more
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Hello, I am currently working in the US on H1-B, and am
Hello, I am currently working in the US on H1-B, and am in the Seventh Year (3 Year extension till 2013 approved based on I-140 approval). My wife is currently on H1-B and her H1-B expires in Nov 2011… read more
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Hi, I am in final year of H1B (sixth year). Current Employer
Hi, I am in final year of H1B (sixth year). Current Employer is not filing the PERM (or greencard.) I am enrolled at a university for Masters program and currently taking one class a semester. The Uni… read more
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Hi, I got my h1b approved today and currently i am working
Hi, I got my h1b approved today and currently i am working in opt. I am planning to get married in september and will it be possible for me and my spouse to get stamping done by sep 1st and come back … read more
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hello My husband works on H1b Visa, and has valid H1b till
hello My husband works on H1b Visa, and has valid H1b till September 2010, now he has to go to Germany for office work, but in his way back to USA, he needs visa stamping as his old visa stamp has alr… read more
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