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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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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 valid H1B till May 2023. I was off and my last day
I have a valid H1B till May 2023. I was laid off and my last day with the previous company was May 8, 2020 and I was on the H1B grace period from May 9th, 2020 to Jul 1, 2020. My H1B to H4 Change of S… read more
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I have applied for H4 and H4 EAD application on 22/04/2020.I
Hi,I have applied for H4 and H4 EAD application on 22/04/2020.I have not received the boimetric appointment yet.I want to know what all my options are for getting H4 and H4 EAD Approval ASAP? … read more
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FOR DENISE CANN ONLY, My wife is in USA on valid H1B visa. I
FOR DENISE CANN ONLY,My wife is in USA on valid H1B visa. I am currently working in my home country.Can I travel to USA for few days vacation on H4, then apply H4-EAD and come back to my home country … read more
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FOR DENISE CANN ONLY, I understand, at a given time only one
FOR DENISE CANN ONLY,I understand, at a given time only one status can be used to enter in USA and to maintain legal status within USA.But I have few questions around this: Q1) Can I hold different ty… 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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Background: I was working for employer A and got both H1B
For James only: Background: I was working for employer A and got both H1B and H4 (for wife) visa approvals (I-94) till January 2021. Then I joined employer B who filed H1B visa transfer application (n… read more
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Visa question: My visa situation is as such - I was on a F1
Visa question : My visa situation is as such - I was on a F1 - Completed my studying and then switched to a J2 . My spouse got a H1 (J2 waiver) and I have an approved I-797 before I left th US but do … read more
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I worked for company A till the end of April 2018 and
I worked for company A till the end of April 2018 and Initiated a new h1b transfer with company B in the month of April and started working for them starting May. Now my h1b transfer has got an RFE wh… read more
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I do have some questions about my spouse Visa. In the past i
In the past i was in touch with one of your lawyer Mr. Guillermo J. Senmartin and tried to reach him yesterday through Just answer but didnt get luck so here is the questions and i would like to know how to proceed with you … read more
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Summary: I was working for Company A till 13th June 2017 and
Summary:I was working for Company A till 13th June 2017 and I joined Company B on 14th June 2017 with the H1B receipt number. I received RFE for the H1B with Company B on 31st Aug 2017 stating "Proffe… read more
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My situation is this - 1. My old H1B is expiring on Jan 27th
My situation is this -1. My old H1B is expiring on Jan 27th 2018. 2. My employer has applied for H1B extension in premium on 11/21/2017 3. I dont have any H1B Visas stamped on my passport. 4. I have a… read more
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FOR GUILLERMO J SENMARTIN, Esq I am on h1b with I 140
FOR GUILLERMO J SENMARTIN, EsqI am on h1b with I 140 approved. My h1b is valid till june 2019 so as my wife 's h4 ead. I am planning to change my employer.1. When my new employer files h1b transfer, m… read more
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I am on renewed Indian passport with just h1b entry stamp
I am on renewed Indian passport with just h1b entry stamp upto Jan 2018. I have left the h1b job in mid april and they recently revoked my h1b. I have valid H4 visa in my old passport which is also va… read more
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Below are my current status details: 1) Current H1B/H4 visa
Below are my current status details: 1) Current H1B/H4 visa valid until: 01/30/2018 (not stamped yet) 2) Recent H1B/H4 visa transfer to Y (existing) employer was approved on 01/31/2017 3) Y employer s… read more
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Hi I am a physician of Indian origin going through the immigration
Hi I am a physician of Indian origin going through the immigration routine. I have a question regarding using EAD/Travel document combo card for entry into US after a visit to Canada and/or Mexico. Ba… read more
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I currently have a B1/B2 tourist VISA. I plan to travel to
I currently have a B1/B2 tourist VISA. I plan to travel to the USA and give some interviews with potential employers. The quota for H1B is still open. If I am selected for a job and my employers is wi… read more
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