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I got off from my company, so im in 60 day grace period. I
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1) I am currently on J1 Clinic visa, I would like to change
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I am on J1 visa expiring on June 30th 2016. My employer has
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Hello, I am on a J1 visa with a DS 2019 expiry date of Aug
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Currently I am on H1 visa, I want to transfer to J1 visa for
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will my leaving usa before i 539 desition effect getting j2
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Hi! I have received Fav Recos for J1 Waiver from Dept of Sate
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New employer is not filing H1 transfer in premium processing
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