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My current Status: Extended OPT valid til April 09 2020 H1B:
My current Status : Extended OPT valid til April 09 2020 H1B: I selected for H1 lottery 2018 . Got approval from USCIS on May 2018. June 25 2018 USCIS issue NOIR. My employer Lawyer informed me on Jul… read more
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I am in a peculiar situation, I would really appreciate your
I am in a peculiar situation, I would really appreciate your help. A company filed for my H1B COS in April, I was laid off on September 6th and at that time the status of my H1B was RFE mailed to lawy… read more
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I am on F1 visa and working on STEM OPT. In april my company
Hi, I am on F1 visa and working on STEM OPT. In april my company is going to apply for my H1 visa. My wife (who is currently on F2 visa) wants to pursue higher education starting September 2017 on F1.… read more
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Can I ask something about H1b transfer while F2 cos is pending?
can I ask something about H1b transfer while F2 cos is pending? … read more
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I am on H1b visa currently until april 30.My h1b will be
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Can a new employer file H1b for me while my COS petition for
Can a new employer file H1b for me while my COS petition for F2 is still pending or they need to wait until the F2 is approved? I am currently on H1b (non profit, cap exempt) with employerA, but my em… read more
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I am on H1B VISA and my visa is valid till Oct 2015. Firstly
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1. Position ending with Client A, employer Y (new) in December. 2.
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Hi, I am on H1B Visa, for last 2 years, currently working for
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Hi, I applied for a change of status for my daughter from TD
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Hi, I am currently on F1 visa doing my masters in software
Hi, I am currently on F1 visa doing my masters in software engineering. I would be completing by Dec 2013. My wife is currently working on an L1B visa which would be maxing out in Aug 2014. We are pla… read more
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Hi I was working on TN and recently got laid off. the company
Hi I was working on TN and recently got laid off. the company i was working also applied for H1 and it was approved. But it did not activate the H1 as my TN was valid. Since I got laid off, I filled f… read more
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Hello. I am currently on F1 Visa with OPT.My OPT will end on
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came here with family (3 months pregnant wife and 4 yeard ol
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I am Opt it will expire on March 09 I have chance for 17 months
I am Opt it will expire on March 09 I have chance for 17 months extension and my H1b is still pending, I am going to my country to get marry, will there be any problem due to my H1B pending.. my F1 is… read more
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