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I've been off and need to change my status from H1- to F1 in
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Second opinion] Hello, I am currently on F1-OPT which is expiring next month. My employer filed for H1-B but it didn't get picked in the lottery.Based on this, I am looking for alternate options to ma… read more
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I am applying H1 this year 2019, currently holding in F1-
Hi I am applying H1 this year 2019, currently holding in F1- stemopt EAD valid till 2020 and had a plan to travel to India in April, 2019 for 10 days-So is it possible to travel between those days whe… read more
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I am on H1b with i140 approved .The i140 was approved last
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My husband got his H1 approved this year. Currently he is on
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I filed for change of H1- to F-1 but it took several months
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Dear Lawyer: I am a student, who is currently on OPT status
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Hi I am on H4 ( dependent visa ) in USA and my husband is on
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I am applying green card right suponsered by my spouse. I
I am applying green card right suponsered by my spouse. I am currently staying in U.S. with H1-B visa status whcih I have not got stamp on my passport yet. On I-485, I found one place where I have to … read more
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yes i have my priotity date as dec 2005 but will like to continue my studies in f1 visa...I would like to know if can change my status… read more
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