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My OPT extension is approved and H1b is still processing. I
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Second opinion] Hi,I am currently on F-1 visa and working in USA on STEM-OPT (expiring May 2018). My wife is on dependent F-2 visa. She is planning to pursue higher education in USA starting September… read more
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My OPT extension of my Ph.D. in mechanical engineering expired on July, 2016. I enrolled in a MBA master program in a local college in August, 2016. In September 2016, a university offered me a job an… read more
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I'm Indian medical graduate. I came to US on J1 research scholar visa by cleveland clinic. Then I got an waiver for 2 year HRR and changed my status to F1 student by Kaplan Medical for USMLE prep exam… read more
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HI judith, I am a green card holder (E18) and my wife is a
HI judith, I am a green card holder (E18) and my wife is a F1 student who graduates and wants to apply to OPT. Is there a problem with saying in the I765 form for her OPT that we are married? what is … read more
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Hi On my cap-gap OPT valid till september 30 . H1B approved.
Hi On my cap-gap OPT valid till september 30 . H1B approved. I797 Received. Laid off recently by H1B employer. August 30 last pay day , could probably get compensated for additional few weeks. Prospec… read more
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Hi, I was working on F1-OPT extension which was valid until
Hi, I was working on F1-OPT extension which was valid until Nov' 12. Since the quote for H1B was filled up for the year, in order to not go out of status I applied for a H4 (as my wife has been workin… read more
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Hi, I am currently on F1 OPT STEM extension. My initial
Hi, I am currently on F1 OPT STEM extension. My initial OPT STEM extension is approved from Feb 1 2012 to Jun 30 2013. In April 2012 my employer applied for H1b and got it approved and it starts from … read more
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Hi Experts, This is about my case. Please give me suggestion
Hi Experts, This is about my case. Please give me suggestion My OPT extension process: I am on F1 visa and my F1 visa ending in Dec/25/2013.My current OPT is ended on Apr/28/2012.I applied for my OPT … read more
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Once an application for change of status from H1B to F1 is
Once an application for change of status from H1B to F1 is filed (before the termination of employment with the previous employer so status is maintained), when can a new employer file an H1B petition… read more
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I need to know about two situations 1. I am currently on
I need to know about two situations 1. I am currently on OPT (F1 VISA) working for a company A. Recently they filed my H1B and got approved in APRIL 2010 itself . Officially H1B visa start from OCT-1.… read more
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I am holding F1 status and am now on my OPT which basically
I am holding F1 status and am now on my OPT which basically will expire on May 17, 2010. My current employer is a university, and now, I have a chance to ask it to sponsor my academic H1B application.… read more
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Hi, Currently, I am (on F1 visa) pursuing my 2nd masters
Hi, Currently, I am (on F1 visa) pursuing my 2nd master's in US. I got my first H1b visa through an employer this year and he is NOT giving my H1B approval papers since June 2009. I nicely told him th… read more
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I am on H1B visa and I have applied to MBA program. After
I am on H1B visa and I have applied to MBA program. After applying to MBA program, I need to transfer my H1B to F1 status while within US. My questions are as: What is the process to transfer my H1B s… read more
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i went to college in the state under F-1 visa. Now i am working
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