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I am applying for an O-1B Visa and my current OPT expires
Hi there! I am applying for an O-1B Visa and my current OPT expires today (Wednesday) ... I am trying to get my O-1B application to USCIS as soon as possible but it looks like Friday may be the earlie… read more
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I am a student from Nepal with F1 visa and TPS. I recently
I am a student from Nepal with F1 visa and TPS. I recently graduated from associates in computer science and applied for OPT. I was planning to stay on OPT for about 6 months and transfer to a four ye… read more
Jen Marie, Esq.
Jen Marie, Esq.
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I came to USA on h1b visa and my current petition is valid
Hi,I came to USA on h1b visa and my current petition is valid until 12/31/2017 and did not applied my extension with my current employer. What if I apply my current employer extension and transfer app… read more
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Guillermo Senmartin
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Judith I have Question Regarding H1B and TPS. Currently, I
Hello, Judith I have Question Regarding H1B and TPS . Currently, I have TPS also I am still in F1-status , I am in 60 days grace period . After 60-days, my F1 status/SEVIS will expire and I will be so… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
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I still have non-machine readable passport but is not
I still have non-machine readable passport but is not expired until 2017. I am about to apply for OPT since my 60 day grace period is almost up. Will copies of that passport be accepted by USCIS.… read more
Jen Marie, Esq.
Jen Marie, Esq.
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I have a non-machine readable passport that will expire on
Hello, I have a non-machine readable passport that will expire on 2017. But I am going to apply for OPT soon since by 60 day grace period is almost up. Will copies of that passport by accepted by USCI… read more
KLAW
KLAW
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I have been studiying in the U.S more than five years. I am
I have been studiying in the U.S more than five years. I am originally from Turkey and I have F1 student visa. I graduated on December 31, 2015 from Harford Community College. On November 24 I filed a… read more
Jen Marie, Esq.
Jen Marie, Esq.
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
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My current Visa is F1 that valid until 2017, and I am
My current Visa is F1 that valid until 2017, and I am graduating this month (complete my program), and my I-20 is end on Dec 15, 2015 (this month), My husband still study, and he will complete his pro… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
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Juris Doctor
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Well my issue is more about application after 60 days from
Well my issue is more about application after 60 days from program end date? You explained about the 30 days rule. I do not have money to afford more classes. Is there a way to get this opt approved s… read more
Jen Marie, Esq.
Jen Marie, Esq.
Immigration Attorney
Juris Doctor
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My OPT expires on June1,2015. My company will file H1B application
My OPT expires on June1,2015. My company will file H1B application on April 1, 2015 under the "Master's Premium" category. If my application is rejected, how much time do I have to get into another F-… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
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Juris Doctor
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I completed my opt on Aug 13th 2013 after my masters, i am
I completed my opt on Aug 13th 2013 after my masters, i am currently on my 60 day grace period well i'm not anymore, 4 days over on my 60 day grace period. I applied for college because i want to do a… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
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My company had filed for my H1B which got denied in December
My company had filed for my H1B which got denied in December 2012. We filed for MTR which got approved on July 18. My I129 application got denied on 9/3/2012. I just wanted to know if I still get my 6… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Manager
J.D.
30,343 satisfied customers
I am currently on OPT extension and working as a full time
I am currently on OPT extension and working as a full time employee. My employer has applied for a H1B on which I have received an RFE stating that "Unrelated Degree"( Did my masters in US in electric… read more
Guillermo Senmartin
Guillermo Senmartin
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Juris Doctor
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How much time would I have to transfer to another university
How much time would I have to transfer to another university if my OPT gets denied? I mean would my SEVIS still be active even after my OPT is denied so that I can transfer it to another university?… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Manager
J.D.
30,343 satisfied customers
I have graduated Aug 2012 and applied OPT on Aug 15.I received
I have graduated Aug 2012 and applied OPT on Aug 15.I received a RFE on Nov 21. I have time till Feb 13 to reply. 1.Can I change my status to H4 now? 2. How many days I have if in case OPT is denied? … read more
Franklin
Franklin
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I am entering my post-OPT grace period on July 15. I have an
I am entering my post-OPT grace period on July 15. I have an employer that will sponsor me for a cap-exempt h1B but that job only starts January 1st, and another employer who wants to sponsor me for a… read more
Rebecca White
Rebecca White
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J.D.
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(Not a repeated question) - please read fully My spouse
(Not a repeated question) - please read fully My spouse is in F1 visa. Before graduation, he applied for OPT It got denied stating an incorrect information. We reapplied a new OPT with additional deta… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Manager
J.D.
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i went to college in the state under F-1 visa. Now i am working
i went to college in the state under F-1 visa. Now i am working under OPT. My opt will expire in may 30. 2009.I currently have a full time job in my study field.However I am not sure if they will spon… read more
Judith Ludwic
Judith Ludwic
Manager
J.D.
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