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Background: I am currently on F1 visa, Indian Passport and have a Master's degree in Urban Design, and on my first 12 months of F1 OPT which expires on Aug 28, 2018. My current employer is filing for … read more
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I am currently on H1B with 1.5 years remaining out of 6
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I am on H1B and came to US in Feb 2011. My wife came with me
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I was working on H1B until last October 2015 completing
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Both me and my wife are on H1b and both our H1b is expiring
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My current company has filed my H1B extension on October end but recently my spouse has to change his status to H4 and he filed earlier this week. I am thinking of upgrading my h1 to premium processing .. so is there any way USCIS also approve H1 with H4 in premium processing thought we havent filed together … read more
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Hello Mr. Person, Currently, Im on F1/OPT visa status until
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