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I recently got off from work and will be on payroll till
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I received my EAD card on March 2012 and I have been
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Hi! I have been told by my employer that I need to travel back to my home country (India)
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I am on h1b and got lay-off from Company A about 3 weeks ago.
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Hi, I have applied for an H1b transfer from Comp A to Comp
Hi, I have applied for an H1b transfer from Comp A to Comp B. And it got denied on Aug 2011. and Comp A had already revoked my H1b. Comp B had applied for an appeal and appeal is still in process. Ano… read more
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I am in H1B Visa type .I have few questions regarding my
Hi, This is Senthil.I am in H1B Visa type .I have few questions regarding my Visa type. 1)How long I can stay in US with the H1B Visa. 2)I heard with the H1B Visa we can stay only 6 years in USAbut my… read more
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Hi, I am in the process of my green card application. I
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Hello, my name is Ilya I am general manager, in Russian
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Hi, I have a valid ead and h1b. The h1b is expiring in oct
Hi, I have a valid ead and h1b. The h1b is expiring in oct 2009(i still have 3 years left on the quota) and I have just switched jobs and have applied for ac21 portability so that my new employer take… read more
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