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Need to know about h4 EAD to H1B change of status, Not yet.
Not yet. Currently I am on H4 EAD. My potential new employer wants to know if they should file for my H1B (I already have an H1B from my past job -it still has 4 yrs remaining on it). Is it risky considering new NO RFE and NTA riles. rules … read more
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Second opinion] Here r my questions Can an individual file
Here r my questions Can an individual file I-539 and I-765 for self and dependents? Can I apply for I-765 H4 EAD while H1b is under process? H1b receipt notice received and I like to attached My H4 EAD application with primary H1b petition applicant for concurrent processing.If Yes, What should I fill in section 29 of I-765 form, since H4 EAD Eligibility Category is C-26 and H1b of Primary applicant is under process.H1b primary applicant is sent to California Center, Do we need to send I-539 and I-765 same center?Do I need send two separate envelope for I-539 and I-765 to processing Center? … read more
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I was on H1 until 2016 april, then I transfered my Visa to
Hi, I was on H1 until 2016 april, then I transfered my Visa to H4. … read more
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For JUDITH. I am on H1- & have an approved I-140 with my
For JUDITH.I am on H1-B & have an approved I-140 with my ex-employer & that has been active for 2+ years now; I have already crossed 7 years on H1B statusMy spouse has also been a H1B worker in her 6t… read more
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Let's say a person is on L1 status through company A and he
Let's say a person is on L1 status through company A and he is getting H1 sponsored through company B in FY 2019. he already has i140 approved through company for more than 180 days. Due to country li… read more
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I have a question regarding visa. H-4 AND H4 EAD applied
H-4 AND H4 EAD applied concurrently on 11/21/2017 haven't received anything from USCIS yet. My wife's H1b needs to be renewed this month can I apply for H4 and EAD while my previous application is still pending? … read more
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I'm on H1 currently and my employer is going to revoke my H1
Hi, My name is ***** ***** i'm on H1 currently and my employer is going to revoke my H1 on sept 30th. I'm planning to change my status to H4 and then get an EAD … read more
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I am having a question with H1 with transfer and H4 EAD
I am having a question with H1 B with transfer and H4 EAD extension after H1 B transfer … read more
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Judith, Here is the scenario of question: - My friend came
Hi Judith,Here is the scenario of question:- My friend came to US on L1 through company A, Applied for L1 extension and it is rejected. - He moved to H4 on dependent visa to his Spouse - He applied fo… read more
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I have applied for H1 and H4 extension and currently my
I have applied for H1 and H4 extension and currently my spouse is working on H4 EAD. Can my wife continue to work if H4 EAD has been applied for extension but approval is not received yet, assuming th… read more
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I am currently on H1B with 1.5 years remaining out of 6
I am currently on H1B with 1.5 years remaining out of 6 years. There is no certainty that my employer will file for perm/I-140. My spouse (H1B status) has got Perm approved and will be soon applying f… read more
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I am on H1B visa and want to apply H4 COS + EAD. My Spouse
I am on H1B visa and want to apply for concurrent H4 COS + EAD. My Spouse is on H1B and has an approved I-140. She recently changed her employment location and her H1B amendment was applied in Decembe… read more
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I applied change of status from H1 which is under process.
I applied for H4 change of status from H1 which is under process. And now I am planning to visit my home country in a week and come back with H4 stamping. So can I visit my home country when change of… read more
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With the H4 in processing with USCIS, and after applying
Hi, with the H4 in processing with USCIS, and after applying I-485, irrespective of H4 processing stage, will they provide with EAD for applying jobs?… read more
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, 1. Is the new H4 ead rule applicable to H1 to H4
Hi , 1. Is the new H4 ead rule applicable to H1 to H4 conversions also? My wife is currently working on H1 , she wants to convert to H4 and work on the EAD if its possible 2. How long can an old emplo… read more
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Hi Atty Guillermo, I just spoke with my brother who got
Hi Atty Guillermo, I just spoke with my brother who got his EAD card last month. Here's the scenario. His EAD Card was a derivative of his wife's NIW EAD Card. He used to work for a medical group that… read more
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Can an EAD holder start and work for his own company while
Can an EAD holder start and work for his own company while still working full time for his sponsoring employer? If yes, what conditions should be met?… read more
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I have H4 visa and currently in India, I want to apply for
I have H4 visa and currently in India, I want to apply for Premium processing of H1. Is there any special consideration if I apply from US rather than from India? Also can I apply H1 from multiple emp… read more
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