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I am on H1b visa which is maxing out, after complete
Second opinion] I am on H1b visa which is maxing out, after complete recapture, on Jan 7th 2021. My I94 is valid till Jan 17th 2021. My PERM is awaiting approval and filed on July 8th 2020. My wife's … read more
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I am currently in the USA on H4 visa and not working for my
For Guillermo,I am currently in the USA on H4 visa and not working for my employer. I have filed H4-EAD and waiting for approval. I have approved I-140 when I was on H1B with them.My questions are: Q1… read more
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Can someone currently in USA on B1 or B2 visa file Change of
For Guillermo,Can someone currently in USA on B1 or B2 visa file Change of Status to H4 or H1B (who had H1B in the past with approved I-140)?If Yes, how that COS filing process (from B1 or B2 to H4 or… read more
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What does it mean by consular processing? When someone (on
For Guillermo,What does it mean by consular processing? When someone (on H1B or H4 or Change of Status) is eligible for this? How is it different from regular processing?… read more
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My H1B extension was denied and I had to leave USA. My I-140
For Guillermo,My H1B extension was denied and I had to leave USA. My I-140 was approved more than 180 days ago. My spouse is in USA on H1B.Q1) Based on my spouse's approved petition (I-797A) can I dir… read more
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I wife is on H1B in USA. If I know, I can go for H4 visa
For Guillermo,I wife is on H1B in USA. If I know, I can go for H4 visa while I am in India. But can I file H4-EAD from India? Or, I must have to be present in USA for filing H4-EAD? If so, is it becau… read more
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Suppose someone's H1B extension was denied, departed USA,
For Guillermo,Suppose someone's H1B extension was denied, departed USA, filed H4 visa, came back to USA on H4. Then can he file Change Of Status from H4 to H1B under CAP-EXEMPT based on previously app… read more
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I am on H-1B cap-exempt visa and looking for options to
Second opinion] I am on H-1B cap-exempt visa and looking for options to transfer to cap-subject employer. Since my visa can not be transferred directly, I am considering filing for H4 COS and H4 EAD a… read more
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I have questions related to H1B visa status after employment
I have questions related to H1B visa status after employment termination. After the employment termination, how long can I stay in the US? … read more
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My spouse filed My H1B to H4 EAD before my I94 expiry date
My spouse filed My H1B to H4 EAD before my I94 expiry date (Aug 6) with the future start date 6th November and USCIS filed date for H4 EAD is 12th July. Meanwhile his employer filed my H1B extension i… read more
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I have questions regarding H1B and H4 visa processing with
Hi I have questions regarding H1B and H4 visa processing with USCIS … read more
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Couple of situations are happening with many of my
For Guillermo,Couple of situations are happening with many of my colleagues nowdays. Either their projects are getting ended or their extensions are getting denied and they are returned to home countr… read more
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My friend is on H1B and his I-140 is approved for more then
For Guillermo,My friend is on H1B and his I-140 is approved for more then 180 days.Can his current employer file L1A for him while he is already in US?If yes, can he continue to work on his current H1… read more
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Lets say, someone is on H1B beyond max out year (e.g. 9th
Lets say, someone is on H1B beyond max out year (e.g. 9th year) depending on I-140 approval. At this moment, the person travels to home country and his/her visa gets rejected. Now if he/she goes on to… read more
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1) Based on recent rule on I-140 approval, I should be able
For Guillermo only,1) Based on recent rule on I-140 approval, I should be able to change employer multiple times beyond 6 years cap. Later decide to re-initiate GC process with any one of them if I wa… read more
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I am currently on H1B with 1.5 years remaining out of 6
I am currently on H1B with 1.5 years remaining out of 6 years. There is no certainty that my employer will file for perm/I-140. My spouse (H1B status) has got Perm approved and will be soon applying f… read more
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If someone crosses s/her 6 years on H1B and gets additional
For Guillermo,If someone crosses his/her 6 years on H1B and gets additional 3 years of extension based on his/her I-140 approval, then if he/she changes status to H4/H4-EAD (without spending much time… read more
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Hi, I worked for EmployerA and got my H1B petition on 10/2007
Hi, I worked for EmployerA and got my H1B petition on 10/2007 and it was valid until 10/2010, during that time I was in US for 5 months from 09/2008 to 01/2009. I resigned from Employer A and joined E… read more
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