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Mrs. Ludwig, If you are on CPT and get the H1B and the start
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Mrs. Ludwic, I hope this finds you well. I am on OPT right
Hi Mrs. Ludwic,I hope this finds you well.I am on OPT right now that expires in June 2018. I just got accepted to CPT day 1 at master level that starts on May 5th. My current employer will apply for a… read more
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I am on F-1 visa on OPT extension ending 30th of Sept, 2017.
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I am about to lose my job. My OPT expired and I am on the
I am about to lose my job. My OPT expired and I am on the OPT Cap-Gap Extension(My visa got picked in the lottery for processing).I want to know all the possible options I have to stay in this country… read more
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I have question regarding the change of status. no, no, I'm
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Judith, My h1b was approved and change of status was denied.
Hi Judith, My h1b was approved and change of status was denied. What are my options and how soon I have to depart and get stamping done. Thanks… read more
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Hi, I have worked 2 jobs during STEM OPT Extension for which
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Hi, Im a PhD student at US. My I-20 is recently extended until
Hi, I'm a PhD student at US. My I-20 is recently extended until next June. I'm very close to graduation and I already have a job offer. That company already applied for h1b which will get activated in… read more
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One more details I shall provide, normally my postdoc school
One more details I shall provide, normally my postdoc school (UIUC) does J1 for postdoc (from oversea) or OPT (for PhD obtained from US) in my department. They are trying to file h1b for me because wh… read more
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Hello, My I129 is approved but COS from F1 to H1 is denied.
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hello, i have my approved h1b coming into effect from 1st
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One of my friends is in F1 status. Since an H1B Petition for
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hello sir,I was on F1(CPT) and applied for I129(H1B) based
hello sir, I was on F1(CPT) and applied for I129(H1 B) based on I140 approval . Received RFE from USCIS today to provide evidence of maintaining status. My concern: Before Applying for H1 B status- I … read more
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We applied for a H1 last yeast (2012) for an experience Professional
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for attorney JUDITH So my risk is that they keep my SEVIS
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FOR JUDITH Currently on F1 visa, I am hesitating to transfer
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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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