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This is 3rd time i am reaching out to you. In the past i
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My employer has filed my H1b petition from India in December,
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Hi JudithI got my I-797B or H1B Approval Notice which is
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Hi Immigration department, First of all thanking you for
Hi Immigration department, First of all thanking you for providing such a great service. My question is regards XXXXX XXXXX Cap exemption limitations My case is as follows: I got my H1B visa filed and… read more
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Hi Judith, I have a question regarding my approved, unused
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I was in US on H1 as follows: Employer A: October, 2005 to
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Hi Immigration department, First of all thanking you for
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I am a UK citizen with a PhD working in the pharmaceutical
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My H1b is expiring in December. (It was issued just for one
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1. Do vacation out of country and period on H4 visa count towards
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