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I hope you are doing great!!. I need help to understand my current status. here my question is ......... Actually i came to US on july 15th 2014 through employer1.and staied with employer1 upto Aug 7th 2015.i moved employer2 on Aug 7th 2015 , but i applied leave and staied unpaid salary upto Sep 30th 2015 and got approval for my vacation from employer2. after that i moved to employer3 on Nov15th 2015 and staied upto March 24th 2017 with employer3after taht i moved to employer4 on Mar 27th 2017 and staied upto June 30th 2017. again i moved to employer5 on July 3rd 2017 and staied without paystub upto Aug 27th 2017. again i moved to employer6 on Aug 28th 2017 and till datenow i got apportunity with full time position with one of good client . now the attorney saying som abjection on my gaps which i have staied with out pay during (Aug 7th 2015 to Sep 30th 2015, July 3rd 2017 to Aug 27th 2017)Blease suggestion me is there any problem for h1 transfer because of that gap? … read more
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1.My current H1B visa validity is from Mar 2016 to Sep 2018.
1.My current H1B visa validity is from Mar 2016 to Sep 2018. 2.I came to US on H1B visa(sponsored by my current employer) at the end of May 2016 for client A , then I found a good offer with client B(… read more
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Hi Judith, Here is my questions related to clock reset. 1.
Hi Judith, Here is my questions related to clock reset. 1. I have stayed in US with L1B from Sep 24th 2008 to Sep 1st 2011. 2. I came back(personel reason) to US with H4 visa on Feb 7th 2012 and exite… read more
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My husband is on a H1B visa(petition valid till Nov 2015) He
My husband is on a H1B visa(petition valid till Nov 2015) He has got extension beyond 6 yrs with the help of the I140 that was filed through his previous employer. He is planning to quit his current j… read more
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Hi, I am student of F1 visa. My stem opt got expired in this
Hi, I am student of F1 visa. My stem opt got expired in this year March 2013. I joined in a university in March semester, applied for H1 in April and I got my H1 approved, but the start date of my H1 … read more
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Hi, I am student of F1 visa. My stem opt got expired in this
Hi, I am student of F1 visa. My stem opt got expired in this year March 2013. I joined in a university in March semester, applied for H1 in April and I got my H1 approved, but the start date of my H1 … read more
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Hi, I am currently styaing in USA and working for employer
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Dear Judith. I graduate in May. I have an employer who is
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Hi, I have a situation, where I will need your esteemed advise
Hi, I have a situation, where I will need your esteemed advise 1) Currently I work for Company A on L1B Blanket VISA status here in the USA, which was valid until Jun 9th 2012. The VISA status and I-9… read more
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Hi,This is a H1B Immigration related question.Am holding
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I was on L1B from Nov 2006 to Sep 2009. i have got my H1 approved
I was on L1B from Nov 2006 to Sep 2009. i have got my H1 approved in aug 2008 as COS which i have to join on H1 by oct1st. 2008 I continued on L1 even after oct and in 2009 april i went to canada for … read more
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I am an immigrant student. I came to US on F-1 visa. After
I am an immigrant student. I came to US on F-1 visa. After graduation, I joined a company A on OPT/EAD and they filed my H1. I resigned from company A on Aug 30th and went to company B as intern on OP… read more
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I came to US on L1B in June 2006 on payroll of company ABC.
I came to US on L1B in June 2006 on payroll of company ABC. My L1B visa expired on June 2010 but my I-94 is valid till 2012. Company ABC filed for L1 to H1B transfer with COS in May2006 which got appr… read more
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Hi, Heres my case I am currently on L1B visa with employer
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What do I do? I worked on F1 visa till I was laid off in Aug
What do I do? I worked on F1 visa till I was laid off in Aug 09. My F1 visa expired in Sep '09 and I already had H1 B approval to start Oct 1st 2009. I have now got a job and my employer is saying it … read more
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Hi! I Graduated with Masters Degree on December 2008. My OPT
Hi! I Graduated with Masters Degree on December 2008. My OPT Valid from October 1, 2008 to September 30, 2009. Company 1: Employed from November 2008 to June 2009 Filed H1B on April 2009 and got H1B a… read more
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Hello Attorney(s), I came to US on F1 visa in May 2005, graduated
Hello Attorney(s), I came to US on F1 visa in May 2005, graduated in May 2007 and was on OPT from May 2007 to Oct 2007. I approached Company A consultancy while in OPT and they applied for my H1B in M… read more
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