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Tna. I am in pennsylvania. I am on L1B visa valid for next 4
yes I am on L1B visa valid for next 4 years . I have my B1 and B2 travel visa stamped for next nine years. I will be Traveling to canada next month. In October I am expecting my H1-B approval from a different employer. While entering into USA after my H1-B gets approved, with what status can I enter? Is it mandatory to enter on H1 or can I use B1/B2 or L1 still?… read more
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Will I be able to get an extension on my current H1- without
will I be able to get an extension on my current H1-B without going through the H1-B cap and if so for how many days will I get my extension ? Below are my stays in the US on respective visas: L1-B Em… read more
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I was on L1 visa till July 2014 and have valid I94 till Feb
I was on L1 visa till July 2014 and have valid I94 till Feb 2017. I got my H1 visa in Oct 2015 but I haven't transferred from L1 to H1. My wife got her EAD renewed on the basis of my I94 in Jan 2015 a… read more
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Hi, I am currently styaing in USA and working for employer
Hi, I am currently styaing in USA and working for employer A on L1-B visa and it is going to expire on 24th of this month. However, I have my L1 I-94 valid till Jan 2015. Another employer B filed H1 w… read more
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My husband was on L1B with company "X" from 18th Feb,2011 till
My husband was on L1B with company "X" from 18th Feb,2011 till 2nd October,2012.In the mean time,company "X" filed for his L1 extension and his new L1 petition was approved with end date as April,2014… read more
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Hi, 1. company X filed for H1B in 2008 for me 2. It got
Hi, 1. company X filed for H1B in 2008 for me 2. It got approved and was effective from 1 Oct 2008 to Oct 2011. 3. Before my H1 got approved I entered into US on May 2008 on L2 VISA 4. Due to some per… read more
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Hi, I am currently on L1 BLANKET visa in Company A which
Hi, I am currently on L1 BLANKET visa in Company A which is valid till March 2015. I have also applied for H1 from Company B and expect to know the results in the next few weeks. Assuming that the H1 … read more
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Hi- I work on L1B Blanket visa in the USA. I have been working
Hi- I work on L1B Blanket visa in the USA. I have been working in the USA since 9th Aug 2008 on that visa. My visa and I-94 expired on 13th July 2011 and my employer company(TATA consultancy Services,… read more
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I am WORKING on L1B in USA. I am willing to file an H1B with
I am WORKING on L1B in USA. I am willing to file an H1B with another employer. I have questions regarding this. Can you help.… read more
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Hi, I am currently holding a L1 visa with company A with
Hi, I am currently holding a L1 visa with company A with I94 expiring in November'2011. I applied for a H1 visa with another contracting company B which got approved and is valid for work starting Oct… read more
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1. Do vacation out of country and period on H4 visa count towards
1. Do vacation out of country and period on H4 visa count towards the 6 year quota? Based on my data how much time is left in my H1B? 2. Suppose I go on vacation out of country for 2 months in my 6th … read more
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I was on L1B from Nov 2006 to Sep 2009. i have got my H1 approved
I was on L1B from Nov 2006 to Sep 2009. i have got my H1 approved in aug 2008 as COS which i have to join on H1 by oct1st. 2008 I continued on L1 even after oct and in 2009 april i went to canada for … read more
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I am in US with an L1 from company A which is valid till May
I am in US with an L1 from company A which is valid till May 2012. Company B offers me to convert L1 to H1. I know that it can be done in two ways (Change of Status and Consular Processing). I have to… read more
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I am currently on L1 B visa in US for Company A.Suppose I apply
I am currently on L1 B visa in US for Company A.Suppose I apply for H1B visa this year in 2010 from a Consultancy Company B and it gets approved in Oct,2010.Then do I need to change status to H1 B Imm… read more
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I got my first one year L1-B Visa in Sep 30 2004. I entered
I got my first one year L1-B Visa in Sep 30 2004. I entered USA on Jan 10 2005 and stayed in USA till Sep 28 2005. I went back to India after that and was working with my employer in india. I got my s… read more
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My wife is currently in US on L1B visa with company X. My employers(company
My wife is currently in US on L1B visa with company X. My employers(company Y) filed her H1B this year. When they filed her H1 she was abroad so they filed a new H1B. Since then she has travelled to U… read more
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Hi Martin - Regarding my scenario about brining my spouse ...
Hi Martin - Regarding my scenario about brining my spouse on H4 ( who has a approved H1 petition from Oct 1,2008) - I understand that going for H1 stamping is the better option at this stage. But, due… read more
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Currently i am on L1 visa valid until Dec 2008 from ...
Currently i am on L1 visa valid until Dec 2008 from employer A. Got an H1B approved with effective start 1st Oct 2008 thru employer B based on COS in US. My questions. 1. How long I can continue to wo… read more
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