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Currently i am working for company A and my h-1b was
Currently i am working for company A and my h-1b was approved from company B. Company A and Company B are sister companies work site location is same. I am stem opt and my sevis was terminated on oct … read more
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I would like to approach an Immigration Specialist. I have my H1 B approved and I have been laid off from my employment from the client location. What are options for me to maintain the status? Can I … read more
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I am on H1B and was off. I am wondering what my options are.
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I am currently on H1b visa. I got terminated from employer A
I am currently on H1b visa. I got terminated from employer A on 06/09/2020. I have got two job offers from employer B and employer C. B has filed for my h1b transfer in normal process on 06/08/2020. I… read more
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I'm currently on STEM OPT valid till July 2020 but, would be
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Judith, Another friend of mine is in the below situation &
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I am on my STEM OPT right now which is valid until Dec 2018.
I am on my STEM OPT right now which is valid until Dec 2018. My company applied for my H1 B this year, and it got approve. I that case my H1 B would start from Oct 1st this year. I have my approval notice with me. But I have lost my job now. … read more
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I applied to company A and got an offer which I accepted and
I applied to company A and got an offer which I accepted and I got them to apply for my H1-B "transfer". They applied for my H1-B "transfer" in premium processing a week ago and they have given me a s… read more
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I am working on OPT work authorization and my H1 petition
I am working on OPT work authorization and my H1 B petition got approved but not yet activated (It will be activating since Oct. 2016). Can I change the employer before that ? Will it harm my H1 B act… read more
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Sir/Madam, I'm on H1b visa my wife is on H4 visa, there
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Friends, I get recently of from my company. Need urgent
Friends, I get recently laid of from my company. Need urgent advice. My Case Jan-20-2015 OPT Start Date April-01-2015 H1b Filed Aug-10-2015 H1b Approved; On August 10, 2015, we approved your Form I-12… 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 off on Friday, Sep. 19. On the same day, my company
I was laid off on Friday, Sep. 19. On the same day, my company sent a letter to USCIS to notify the termination of my employment as well as to withdraw the H1-b application. My H1-b application was ap… read more
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Dear Sir / Madam, I am on H4 visa living in USA. I applied
Dear Sir / Madam, I am on H4 visa living in USA. I applied for H1 on April'2013 through Company A and got the approval on Aug-22-2013 and I can start working from OCT-1-2013(fiscal 2014). I got a job … read more
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I was working on OPT with a former employer and they sponsored
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I am in OPT since Jan09 and I also got H1 Approved in April09.
I am in OPT since Jan'09 and I also got H1 Approved in April'09. The company who sponsored my H1 has laid off me 2 days back. My OPT is valid for one year till Jan'10. Can I transfer my H1 to another … read more
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Hi, please advise on the below case. I was employed with employer
Hi, please advise on the below case. I was employed with employer-A. H1B&I94 had expiry-date-06/30/08. Applied-for-H1B-extension thru A. Approval-sent-on-05/12/08 to A and H1B-extension-approved from-… read more
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