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Second opinion] Hi,i was on L1b with company ABC, valid from: June 20, 2014, to 18 June 2017, with i94=123;2: On April 2017 company XYZ filed my H1b visa transfer without knowing company A. got in lot… read more
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I am on H1b and I got laid off by my current employer. I'll continue to get paycheck for about a month and then no more.Considering the time it takes to get a new job, I want to know how much time do … read more
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my situation is very grim i am a teacher on j1 visa and
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I graduated on 8th May 2009 form Vanderbilt with an MBA in
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my family and i are R e2 visa holders. I was sponsored by a company that are e2investors. My visa is due to end 2010.Due to the economy i will lose my job by Dec. 08 when does my visa end ?. The day i… read more
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