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I have a situation. Situation: I am currently on H1B VISA
What steps have you taken? Have you filed any paperwork with the U.S. government?Customer: Situation: I am currently on H1B VISA and was laid off on 10/2/2020. Question: If I get an employment on after my grace period e.g. 12/15/2020, and a new employer files H1 transfer based on my approved I-140 then, do I need to go out of USA to get the H1B VISA stamped?My next steps: I am planning to apply for �change of status from H1 to H4� by 11/5/2020, based on my spouse�s H1B VISA. -------------------------Details below-----------------VISA Status : H1B ( Held by EY)I 797 (1) valid till : 2018 till 10/14/2020 I-797 (2) valid from 10/15/2020 till 10/15/2023 Employment Terminated on 10/2/2020Current VISA Status as of 10/31/2020 : H1B ( Grace period)Grace Period start & end date : 10/2/2020 till 11/30/ 2020I-94 Validity : Valid till 10/15/2023Current stage: H1B Grace periodI -140 Approved � Yes ( Applied by Ernst & Young)… read more
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I have a situation. Situation: I am currently on H1B VISA
I have a situation. Situation: I am currently on H1B VISA and was laid off on 10/2/2020. Question: If I get an employment on after my grace period e.g. 12/15/2020, and a new employer files H1 transfer based on my approved I-140 then, do I need to go out of USA to get the H1B VISA stamped? My next steps: I am planning to apply for “change of status from H1 to H4” by 11/5/2020, based on my spouse's H1B VISA. -------------------------Details below----------------- VISA Status : H1B ( Held by EY) I 797 (1) valid till : 2018 till 10/14/2020 I-797 (2) valid from 10/15/2020 till 10/15/2023 Employment Terminated on 10/2/2020 Current VISA Status as of 10/31/2020 : H1B ( Grace period) Grace Period start & end date : 10/2/2020 till 11/30/ 2020 I-94 Validity : Valid till 10/15/2023 Current stage: H1B Grace period I -140 Approved – Yes ( Applied by Ernst & Young) … read more
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Have a re-entry to US question for H4 visa. The visa is
yes , the visa is stamped with previous employer. and the current employer has filed for transfer/extension … read more
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I applied for H4 EAD on 5/5/2017, receipt number (
I applied for H4 EAD on 5/5/2017 , receipt number ( SRC1790486715 ) and before it's approval I had to leave country on sept 2017. EAD approved in Dec 2017 and as per USCIS provided USPS tracking numbe… read more
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I have below scenario:- I am working on H1B visa with
For Expert James: I have below scenario:- I am working on H1B visa with company A and visa stamp on passport is valid till December 2021. I got an offer from company B and asked me to transfer my visa… read more
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I have a question as described below. Can you please let me
I have a question as described below. Can you please let me know your response.My husband H1B is approved on employer A , with client B till Jan 2020. My H4 is also valid till Jan 2020 and I have an E… read more
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I have questions regarding H1B and H4 visa processing with
Hi I have questions regarding H1B and H4 visa processing with USCIS … read more
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My employer going to file H1B extension in July normal
My employer going to file H1B extension in July normal processing and i94 is expired on 6th, 2019. To avoid the employment gap, now (in the month of June) I am going to file H4 COS and H4 EAD simultan… read more
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I would need help in answering rfe for h4 extension. I have
I would need help in answering rfe for h4 extension … read more
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I recently filed I539 and I765 concurrently to change my
I recently filed I539 and I765 concurrently to change my status from H1 to H4-EAD. My spouse's approved I-797 (H1 and I140) number starts with "LIN" (Nebraska Service Center) but still my case went to… read more
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I want to convert from H1 TO H4 EAD based on my spouse I140
I want to convert from H1 TO H4 EAD based on my spouse I140 APPROVED application.1. Could you please let me know the documents list required to file H4 AND H4 EAD. I got the following list from other … read more
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I filed my H4 EAD with my wifes H1 extension in 2016 Sep and
I filed my H4 EAD with my wifes H1 extension in 2016 Sep and got both approved until 2019 Sep. My wife had to file a H1 amendment in 2017 April and the amendment was only approved until 2018 Sep.1. So… read more
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Judith, Here is the scenario of question: - My friend came
Hi Judith,Here is the scenario of question:- My friend came to US on L1 through company A, Applied for L1 extension and it is rejected. - He moved to H4 on dependent visa to his Spouse - He applied fo… read more
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I have a H4 visa and a H4 EAD, both expire on July 1st,
Hi, I have a H4 visa and a H4 EAD, both expire on July 1st, 2017. Can I apply for the H4 and H4 EAD extensions together? Also, can I travel when my application is being processed? My travel is only fo… read more
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I am on H1 Visa and my spouse in on H4 EAD. My H1B visa is
I am on H1 Visa and my spouse in on H4 EAD. My H1B visa is expiring in Mar 2017 although I have the petition approved until Sep 2017. Therefore my company will be filing for my H1B extension in Feb or… read more
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I am on H1B and came to US in Feb 2011. My wife came with me
I am on H1B and came to US in Feb 2011. My wife came with me to US at same time on her H4. Later she got a job opportunity and an employer initiated her H1B. She worked in USA from Jan 2012 to Aug 201… read more
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Judith Ludwic
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I ahev question on H4 have , My current company has
My current company has filed my H1B extension on October end but recently my spouse has to change his status to H4 and he filed earlier this week. I am thinking of upgrading my h1 to premium processing .. so is there any way USCIS also approve H1 with H4 in premium processing thought we havent filed together … read more
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Guillermo Senmartin
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I have applied extension in April wife and later in June we
For Guillermo, Hi, I have applied for H4 extension in April for my wife and later in June we have applied for I-485 and received our EAD/AP for both of us. For H4, I recently called to the customer se… read more
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