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My job has got terminated as of today and I am n my H1B visa
HI -- My job has got terminated as of today and I am n my H1B visa ... I have used 60 days of grace period with my previous employer but now I have my visa transferred.. Will I be able to get another … read more
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FOR GUILLERMO I am looking for a consult from Guillermo J.
FOR GUILLERMOI am looking for a consult from Guillermo J. Senmartin, Esq. regarding immigration law.… read more
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Second Opinion] do you ever have a client that was in
Second Opinion]Hi, do you ever have a client that was in similar situation as me (as described below)? I'd like to know the result for him/her for my reference. Thanks!I got my H1b in Oct 2016, which … read more
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Questions regarding H1b: I got my H1b in Oct 2016, which was
Questions regarding H1b: I got my H1b in Oct 2016, which was granted for 3 years. (If the employment continues, I should be able to get an extension of another 3 years) My nationality is China. I work… read more
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Guillermo, a follow-up question regarding priority date. My
Hi Guillermo, a follow-up question regarding priority date. My priority date is in March 2017. Given my nationality of Mainland of China and EB2 category, currently I need to wait for about 3.5 years … read more
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I am staying in US in H1- visa. My current Visa expires in
I am staying in US in H1-B visa. My current Visa expires in Jan 2018, filed an extension and approved till Jan 2019. My full 6 year on H1-B will be completed in Jan-2019. My current employer(Employer … read more
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I moved to the United States in Aug 2012 to study for my
I moved to the United States in Aug 2012 to study for my Masters Degree on F1 visa. I graduated from the university on Dec 2013, and my OPT kicked in from Jan 2014.I started working for a company, uti… read more
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I am currently in a fellowship program on H1B cap exempt. My
I am currently in a fellowship program on H1B cap exempt. My current H1B expires in 2018. I have a job offer and the attorney mentioned that they can petition for H1B no-cap exempt on April 2017 itsel… read more
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I was checking the status of my old H1 petition (now
hi, i was checking the status of my old H1 B petition (now i m with a diff employer on L1 status) in USCIS website. After keying in my petition number, site says "Petition was Approved. We will mail y… read more
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I am in China now with a summer school F1 visa from last
For Judith: I am in China now with a summer school F1 visa from last year's summer school, and a summer school I-20 for this year at the same school. Summer school period is June 18-Aug 6, Aug 6 is co… read more
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Guillermo, I asked some H1B questions days ago, I have
Hi Guillermo, I asked some H1B questions days ago, I have some follow up questions. My question is: 1) I started my h1b 1st, oct this year, I was very lucky to win the lottery. I am thinking about lea… read more
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I entered USA from India through employer A on 22nd Sept
Hi, I entered USA from India through employer A on 22nd Sept 2012 on L1B and my spouse on L2 dependent visa. The initial I94's for both of us got expired on Sept 23rd 2015 and petition for extension h… read more
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1. Background / Chronology of Events. a. In Oct 01 2009 my
1. Background / Chronology of Events. a. In Oct 01 2009 my FIRST H1B was approved - I left US on Oct 21 2009 .Used only 20 Days. b. Returned back to US after 1.5 years on F1. On Jan 03 2012 - My SECON… read more
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Hi! I have been on H1- since Jan. 2003, with my current employer,
Hi! I have been on H1-B since Jan. 2003, with my current employer, lets say "A". I am currently in my 12th year of H1; my current employer has filed for green card and based on I-140 approval I have b… read more
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Hi there: I am planning to quit my job here in the States
Hi there: I am planning to quit my job here in the States (I work for a financial firm in SF) and move back to China, working on my own business. I have approximately 1 year, 3 months left on my H1-B … read more
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Hello, I worked as H1b for Company A for three years till
Hello, I worked as H1b for Company A for three years till Dec 2009. After my contract I changed status to F4 as a dependent to my wife ( she has F1 -- student ) for 2 years, till I found another emplo… read more
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I am currently employed with a company under H1B status. Now,
I am currently employed with a company under H1B status. Now, I want to join a graduate school from September 2012, quitting my job. I plan to go back to my country and apply for F1 visa. 1. Do I need… read more
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I had an H1B visa. I had 18 months left on the 3 year period
I had an H1B visa. I had 18 months left on the 3 year period but left the states to work for a different company in Switzerland 6 months ago. I intend to stay in Switzerland for 2 years and then hopef… read more
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