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Follow Up] I am in F1 status, currently employed, and my
Follow Up] Customer: I am in F1 status, currently employed, and my STEM OPT expires on July 3rd, 2020. My cap-exempt H1B petition will be filed by my employer in few days, but since the premium proces… read more
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Hi Pearl,I am an F1 Student with STEM OPT EAD which expires on 02/20/2020.I applied for an H1B on April 5th 2019 and my application was picked up in the H1B lottery. In August 2019, I got an RFE for w… read more
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I would like to ask an immigration question. I'm currently
Yes, I'm currently on OPT now which ends in February and if a company decided to file h1b for me how do i extend my work authorization… read more
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I am stuck in a situation that I am not able to figure out.
I am stuck in a situation that I am not able to figure out. Can you please try to help me?I applied H1B Visa using Consular Process, in April 2018 and got approved by December 2018. Now I still have S… read more
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I am on F1-STEM OPT EAD which is expiring on Jan 2021. This
second opinion] I am on F1-STEM OPT EAD which is expiring on Jan 2021. This year my employer filed an H1b which got approved on AUGUST 31st. My employer terminated me and my last date was September 3r… read more
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I am currently in OPT. My first H1 got approved under 2020
I am currently in OPT. My first H1 got approved under 2020 CAP, but my job is ending before October 1st. If I join another employer, can I use the same approved H1? Will I be exempted from CAP in futu… read more
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Current status: STEM OPT valid till May 2020 My H1B got
Current status: STEM OPT valid till May 2020 My H1B got picked in this April and while H1B is pending unexpectedly I have to travel to my home country due to emergency issues! However now my H1B got a… read more
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My h1b petition has been picked not approved, I have another
Second opinion] my h1b petition has been picked not approved, I have another offer from another company, what should i do … read more
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Hie. My H1B visa got denied aftet submitting RFE response.
My H1B visa got denied aftet submitting RFE response. Also USCIS came back in the decision notice that i am voilating the terms and conditions of stem opt bcz my end client location is different from my employer and they think that my employer is unable to provide me a proper training. Thus leaving me without lawful non immigrant status.My employer is suggesting to go to Mexico and come back so that i-94 will get updated. Does this means my F1 status/opt stem will resume and i can stay and work in Usa.? Will i be able to reenter to us once i exit dont they ask any status. Do i regain the status after reenter to us my visa is valid till july 2020. And stem is valid till jan 2020 but As per uscis they are saying i have failed to maintain the status. What should i do? … read more
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Background: I am currently on F1 visa, Indian Passport and
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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Judith,I am a student working on STEM. My employer, a
Hi Judith,I am a student working on STEM. My employer, a university, has refused to sponsor H1B(cap exempt) now. I have been working here for almost 2 years, they asked me to use my STEM and now when … read more
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My Employer filed H1B petition on April 1 2015. The application
Hi ..My Employer filed H1B petition on April 1 2015. The application was picked in lottery and as it is premium processing will get the result by May 12th. My OPT expires on June 30th 2015. Problem is… read more
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I have approved active petition H1B petition with Employer A, I would
I have approved active petition H1B petition with Employer A, I would like to do COS to F1 here in USA for my studies.I would have used up 2.5 years in my H1B by the time I do COS to F1.Can employer B… read more
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Hi there, Question about gap time between F1 OPT and H1B: F1
Hi there, Question about gap time between F1 OPT and H1B: F1 OPT STEM extension is about to expire; a cap-exempt H1B with the current employer is considered. There would likely be a gap of a few weeks… read more
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Question regarding OPT and unemployment and H1-B visa
Hi, "I was on OPT STEM extension from February 22, 2013, which is valid till July 21, 2014. The previous employer had applied for H1B visa on April 1, 2013 and I was on cap period since then. Meanwhil… read more
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Hello. I am currently on F1 Visa with OPT.My OPT will end on
Hello. I am currently on F1 Visa with OPT.My OPT will end on june 11th 2013 (1 yr period). I have applied for stem extension and i will get 17 months more to work in US. My company has filed H1b visa … read more
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i went to college in the state under F-1 visa. Now i am working
i went to college in the state under F-1 visa. Now i am working under OPT. My opt will expire in may 30. 2009.I currently have a full time job in my study field.However I am not sure if they will spon… read more
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I am Opt it will expire on March 09 I have chance for 17 months
I am Opt it will expire on March 09 I have chance for 17 months extension and my H1b is still pending, I am going to my country to get marry, will there be any problem due to my H1B pending.. my F1 is… read more
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