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A new employer got my H1B transfered and the approval just
Second opinion] A new employer got my H1B transfered and the approval just arrived. A physical I797 is yet to come. The team wants me to come onsite on Jan 31st to do my I9 and other formalities to ge… read more
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A new employer got my H1B transfered and the approval just
A new employer got my H1B transfered and the approval just arrived. A physical I797 is yet to come. The team wants me to come onsite on Jan 31st to do my I9 and other formalities to get credit before … read more
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H1b. No I am from India - H1b I joined company A ( from X)
no I am from India - H1bI joined company A ( from X) in July 2018, extension and transfer was filed by company ATransfer was approved and Visa Extension was untill 3rd Nov 2018(I also have a approved i797 with Company B which was approved on Jan 2019 - with validity 01/04/2021, i never joined the company B as by the time my visa got approved they did not have a job, company B has not withdrawn the petition )Company A again Filed and extension on 22nd Oct with the SOW/PO that was valid untill 3rd Nov 2019 ( as client was yet to share the new sow and Po - client gives only 3 months sow/po at a time )Uscis - sent RFE asking for extended SOW and PO in Feb 2019Company A submitted SOW/PO that was valid untill March 16 2019 ( i have completed assignment on 16th March 2019 with the client for which PO and SOW was submitted )My Current Visa extension/amendment from company A got approved on 2nd May 2019 - but backdated i.e 16 March 2019 ( means Uscis gave extension untill March 16 2019, I94 untill 26 March 2019) soft copy attachedCould you advise what options I have , some query I can think of and need you suggestionAny other if you can think will help me of please let me knowA.how many days I can stay in usa now ? 60 days from March 16 2019 or 60 days from 3rd may 2019 - the day attorney received the email ? or the day i will receive the copy of notice ? or 2 weeks from the date attorney received email or 2weeks from the day they receive hard copy?B. If company B ( the one with approved i797 until 2021) get me onboarded by say 15 or 20 th May 2019 - can I directly get onboarded or I had to leave the country and get visa stamped and come back ?c. I have employer C who found job for me , he filed LCA on 8th May 2019 and post LCA certification (tentatively by 17th May) he will initiate transfer in premium? Is this viable with my present situation ?Employer C attorney states that 60days will be counted from the day of receipt of the approval noticeNote - I have approved I140 from Employer A - approved on 23rd April 2019If I move offshore - can any other employer file my h1 visa , if yes will that be out of cap ? Also is there a time limit to file transfer or it can be filed anytime as I have approved I140?( and if premium open at that time , can they file in premium )I moved to Company A in July 2018 from company X , company X has not withdrawn or revoked my Visa with them, is it possible that company X can file my extension ( company x i797 was valid untill nov 2019) - instead of transfer from offshore (india)?Would appreciate if you could help me with the answers on my queries , also would appreciate if you could suggest a way out ? … read more
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My current H1B visa on passport got expired on Aug 2018, I
My current H1B visa on passport got expired on Aug 2018, I transferred my H1B visa to the current employer and my i797 is valid till Dec 2019. At the time of H1B transfer i submitted client letter fro… read more
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I am from India and on H1b, I have an H1b approved with
I am from India and on H1b , I have an H1b approved with employer B , currently i am working with employer A - if employer A layoff me and i had to go back to india and emplyer A revoke my H1b (Employer B cannot oboard me as he does not have any job ) - is it possible that in future - may be after a month or so i can get my visa stamped by employer B Petition ? … read more
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My wife had H4 visa. Later she got a job offer and her
For Guillermo only,My wife had H4 visa.Later she got a job offer and her employer sponsored her change of status from H4 to H1B. But she hasn't travel to India yet, hence, she is yet to get her new st… read more
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Background: I am on my 2nd H1B visa with my 6th year of visa
Background: I am on my 2nd H1B visa with my 6th year of visa expiring on May 15th 2016. My I-140 from my current employer (employer A) is already approved and the employer has already filed for my 3 y… read more
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I am on H1b and my I94 is expiring on July 15 2015. My employer
I am on H1b and my I94 is expiring on July 15 2015. My employer has already applied for extension (May 18 2015). I got offer from another employer and wanted to join, they are going to start my h1 tra… read more
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I have H1B from Employer A with I797 valid till 2nd March 2014
I have H1B from Employer A with I797 valid till 2nd March 2014 with I-94 valid till 12th March 2014. For my wife ( H4 Visa ) I-94 is valid till 2nd March 2014. My employer will file visa extension for… read more
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Hi.. i got my I140 approved in Jan2013 with employer A. I am
Hi.. i got my I140 approved in Jan2013 with employer A. I am in the 7th year of my extension based on I140. Now I am planning to switch to employer B but I dont have I140 approval Notice. I just have … read more
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Hi Judith, I have a question regarding my approved, unused
Hi Judith, I have a question regarding my approved, unused and expired h1b petition which I have got through an employer in 2008. I was in USA during that time on L1b visa and shortly after getting th… read more
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Hi i need some advice on H1B transfer. I am currently working
Hi i need some advice on H1B transfer. I am currently working on H1b with employer A , and he gave me original i-94 but not sharing I797 A approval notice with me . I some how was able to get I797 C c… read more
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hi, I was with Company X till 23rd August 2013 and my i94
hi, I was with Company X till 23rd August 2013 and my i94 is valid with them till 30th Sept 2013. Recently I changed my Job and moved to Company Y on 27th August 2013. Company Y applied for my H1b tra… read more
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Hello, My current H1B VISA and I94 is expired on 12-Sep-2013.
Hello, My current H1B VISA and I94 is expired on 12-Sep-2013. Current employer has already filed for extension on 21-June-2013 and I have a copy of the receipt. Status: Initial Review Now I got offer … read more
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Just to give you an overview of my current status My H1 visa
Just to give you an overview of my current status My H1 visa is getting maxed out 6 years in May 2013. My Labor has been approved in Nov 2012 and I140 is applied last week in premium processing which … read more
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Hi I work for company A. I got an offer from another company
Hi I work for company A. I got an offer from another company B. I-797 filled by Company A have an expiry date of 30-Sep-2013. The new I797 (transfered to Company B) have an expiry date of 02-Mar-2014 … read more
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Hello, My current H1B VISA and I94 expired on 29-Sep-2010.
Hello, My current H1B VISA and I94 expired on 29-Sep-2010. Current employer has filed for extension in July-2010 and I have a copy of the receipt. Status: Initial Review Now I am expecting offer from … read more
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Hello, My current I94 expired on 29-Sep-2010. Current employer
Hello, My current I94 expired on 29-Sep-2010. Current employer has filed for extension in July-2010 and I have a copy of the receipt. Status: Initial Review Now I am expecting offer from another compa… read more
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