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I am a newly admitted immigrant under A31 category. My

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I am a newly admitted immigrant under A31 category. My sponsoring employer did withdraw his offer at the last minute saying he is negotiating selling his centre, whilst the truth is he wanted me to sign a 5 years flat contract. Can I search for a new employer? What claims can I make to preserve my rights?
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Hello - my name is ***** ***** I will be the immigration attorney helping you today.

Are you sure it's under A31 category? A31 Immigrant Visa Married Amerasian son or daughter of a US citizen born in Cambodia, Korea, Laos, Thailand, or Vietnam. INA 203(d), 204(g).

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
E31 sorry for that.
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
After threatening, I was forced to sign the contract, emailed it to them and receipt was acknowledged. Only 4 days later, I receive an email notice that the offer is being withdrawn due to them being currently sold. I worked on the process for 4 years and paid all immigration fees as well as legal fees myself not the sponsor, as was agreed from the start.
Immigration Lawyer: Jen Marie, Esq., Immigration Attorney replied 2 years ago

But you received your green card already?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I have a stamp on my passport that would be a green card for a year till I actually receive the plastic card by mail.
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
That would be enough?
Immigration Lawyer: Jen Marie, Esq., Immigration Attorney replied 2 years ago

Yes, you are technically a permanent resident already.

For now, your green card has not been revoked. There is a possibility that it could be because you never worked for the employer. However, it's possible that nothing will happen. For now, you are a permanent resident still so You are allowed to search for a new employer. You don't have to make any claims. You have not done anything wrong. You are not tied to your previous employer.

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