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I had obtained and maintained my H1B from October 2013 to
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I am currently in OPT. My first H1 got approved under 2020
I am currently in OPT. My first H1 got approved under 2020 CAP, but my job is ending before October 1st. If I join another employer, can I use the same approved H1? Will I be exempted from CAP in futu… read more
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I have filed my H1B Petition with Employer A and have
I have filed my H1B Petition with Employer A and have transferred to Employer B when my H1B is pending. Recently I have traveled to India working for Employer B and then H1B filed my Employer A got ap… read more
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Question1: I am on STEM OPT Extension right now and it is valid until July 2019. My current employer is filing H1B for me, I wanted to ask If for some reason my employer decided on revoking my H1b app… read more
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Judith, I am currently working full time for a University
For Judith,Hi Judith, I am currently working full time for a University 'U' on STEM. I started working for them after completing my Masters from a US university. I started working for them in 2014 and… read more
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I'm in F1-opt since 9 months.My H1B got picked April 2016
I'm in F1-opt since 9 months.My H1B got picked April 2016 and asked for Request For Evidence and it is submitted on 9th September 2016.Now my H1B still in pending process.If my H1B got approved ? With… read more
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I wanted to move from Cap Exempt Employer to Cap Subject
Hi, I wanted to move from Cap Exempt Employer to Cap Subject Employer. But I have questions on mind that, whether am I eligible for Cap Subject transfer. On my case, I have got an offer from Employer … read more
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I was checking the status of my old H1 petition (now
hi, i was checking the status of my old H1 B petition (now i m with a diff employer on L1 status) in USCIS website. After keying in my petition number, site says "Petition was Approved. We will mail y… read more
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I graduated with a PhD in 2013 and am currently on OPT
I graduated with a PhD in 2013 and am currently on OPT extension (expires April 19, 2016) working as a Research scientist in a pharmaceutical company in NJ. I will be applying for H1 lottery in April … read more
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I am an international student working University, I
Hi, I am an international student working for an University, I graduated in 2014 and was working on OPT, I got my STEM approved (till next June 2016). As, I was looking for new job opportunities, I ap… read more
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Can the Universities in USA apply - at any time of
Can the Universities in USA apply for H1-B at any time of the year? I am a Masters student, who came to USA as student on F1 visa. I am currently working in OPT STEM 17 month extension cap gap (till 3… read more
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My brother got his H1 Visa approved in Pakistan (January
Hi , My brother got his H1 Visa approved in Pakistan (January 7th 2008) but never came to united states on H1 Visa. But he came to United States on F1 Visa in 2012 for doing MBA from Carnegie Mellon U… read more
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My Employer filed H1B petition on April 1 2015. The application
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I am in F1/OPT status. My employer had filed H1B and I
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My company had applied for the H1B in two categories (cap-exempt
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