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Continuing to our previous discussion. I now have multiple
Continuing to our previous discussion. I now have multiple offers (all completely different multi national companies unrelated to each other) and ready to file H1 for me. They all are asking my i797 (… read more
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Sir/Madam, I have below questions regarding my current
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Hi, I am working in US with H1 B visa. I am going to get
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Hi, I have F1 visa valid until Nov 2015. My previous employer
Hi, I have F1 visa valid until Nov 2015. My previous employer has applied for my H1 in Apr '13 and it got approved. I left the job and went to India due to a family emergency in Sept '13. I am plannin… read more
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Hi, I am on L1B and have applied for COS to H1B from another
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Dear Sir / Madam, I am on H4 visa living in USA. I applied
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I am on J1 visa for medical graduate training. I have hardship
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Hi, I am currently on H1B Visa. My wife is having H4 and she
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We are in US A. My husband is on H1B Visa and I am on H4 Visa.
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Is it safe to travel on OPT period when Ive filed for H1-B
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