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I'm employed with company A which filed my H1b petition. I
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How much time would it take processing. My H1B work visa is
How much time would it take for PERM processing. My H1B work visa is going to expire September 2015. What are my chances to finish all immigration work for Green card processing without leaving USA?… read more
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Judith! I am currently on H1B and my wife who is currently
Hi Judith! I am currently on H1B and my wife who is currently on H4 plans to start school from Jan2016 (Spring semester) on F1 visa. My employer has also agreed to initiate my Green Card process under… read more
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Hi Judith I am currently completed H1B 6th year on Oct 6
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FOR JUDITH: Hello, I am planning to change my employer shortly
FOR JUDITH: Hello, I am planning to change my employer shortly and transfer my H1 to my new employer. I am currently in USA on H1B visa stamped until July 2016. I have already completed my 6 years on … read more
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hi Judith my H1B (6 years) expiring on Oct 28th 2014. I
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My I 140 is approved. I am on H1B extension. My priority date
My I 140 is approved. I am on H1B extension. My priority date is March 2010. Will it be valid if I leave the country and come back after few years. What action do I have to take to keep the applicatio… read more
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1. My current H1B visa stamping date is until Sep 2013 from
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Perm filed in 08/2012 after 5.7 years into H1B and it's currently under audit. I left US in November, a week before the end of 6th year and working from India for the same company since then (they hav… read more
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Self 1-140 denied/I485 pending for self and wife. My company has appealed and got another H1 Extn and started a perm application. Question is related to wife status. She has been working on EAD for 1&… read more
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