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I have been working with Employer A and my H1B with Employer
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Team, My H1 Visa Petition got denied and my I94 got expired,
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I am on my STEM OPT right now which is valid until Dec 2018.
I am on my STEM OPT right now which is valid until Dec 2018. My company applied for my H1 B this year, and it got approve. I that case my H1 B would start from Oct 1st this year. I have my approval notice with me. But I have lost my job now. … read more
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I am an international student working University, I
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Can the Universities in USA apply - at any time of
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Should my current employer specify something about my cap exemption
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Hello, I have similar question to the earlier one here.
Hello, I have similar question to the earlier one here. I am filing my DS-160 and got stuck with this question. My OPT was started in Jan 2012. I started working for a company in Feb 2012 for 2 months… read more
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Dear Lawyer: I am a student, who is currently on OPT status
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Hi Judith, Can you please help answer a tricky situation I
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