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I have a question regarding aos. I'm currently on H1B, have
I'm currently on H1B, have an approved I-140 (EB-3 India) and am eligible for filing for AOS as my priority date (2013) is before the current date of filing. I know it is easy to change employers after 180 days of filing the I485 or after getting the EAD.What would the path to my GC look like if I change my employer within a month of filing of the 485 (by doing an H1B transfer)? The new employer will file a new PERM - will I then be able to port my current priority date and file a new 485 again? Any negative impact to the GC or later to the citizenship decision because the old 485 will be withdrawn/voided? … read more
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Quick question. I am filing my i140 and 485 to an Employer A
Good Morning. Quick question. I am filing my i140 and 485 to an Employer A who already has a GC perm. Now I am going to pay him for my 140 and 485 processing. Question is , Will I be able to port my green card to my current employer B WITHOUT working for Employer A. I have to make a call today. Kindly advise. RegardsHari … read more
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I am working on H1 and my spouse is working on H4 EAD. My
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Dear Lawyer/Attorney, I am on a H1B visa currently with i140
Dear Lawyer/Attorney, I am on a H1B visa currently with i140 approved for green card. I now have a new job offer from another company. -Both the current and new employer are in Michigan. -My first H1B… read more
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Can I go back to my home country after i140 getting approved
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FOR GUILLERMO I have my I140 approved. Should I wait for 6
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If I have an approved I140 with employer A and I move to
if I have an approved I140 with employer A and I move to employer B, if the I140 approval passes 180 days can Employer A revoke the I140 and will It have any impact in requesting 3 years extention bas… read more
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I am an Indian on H1B visa in USA and have spent around 8 years
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My current employment agent already submitted Labor Certification
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I have an approved I140, in my last year of H1B. I would like
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I am Chinese and I am in H1B status now. I have a few questions
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Hello all, I need help developing a risk mitigation strategy
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