h1b transfer

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    H1B Laid Off - Find a new job - 60 days grace period - Not sure it fits this timeline + Green Card marriage in process

    Hi Everyone, I hope you all doing great and healthy! I am currently in a complicated situation. I was on a H1B and I was laid off on April, 10th and received a 2 weeks severance pay but paid in total 2 weeks after. I believe my 60 days activates the day of my last paid severance, but let's say...
  2. R

    H1B validity after I-140 revoked by previous employer

    I am working for Employer A on H1B and 6 years limit expires in 10 months (Sept 2020). I just got I-140 approved with Employer A (Nov 2019). I have a job offer from Employer B and would like to move in next 2 months (before 6 months of I-140 approval). 1. If Employer A revokes/withdraws...
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    H1B Transfer Petition filed by new employer - > Meanwhile promoted to a supervisor role with current employer?

    Hi, I have accepted a job offer from a new employer who has filed a H1B Transfer premium petition on my behalf. Meanwhile, my current employer wants to promote me from a Senior Data Scientist position to a Supervisor Data Scientist position. I had agreed to that promotion long before getting...
  4. R

    How H4 EAD is affected by H1b+i140 transfer

    My husband’s i140 got approved in 2017. He got his H1 extension approval in Sep 2018 and it expires in Sep 2021. I am on H4 visa and recently applied for my EAD card. Got approved and valid till Sep 2021. Now my husband has to change his job. I would like to know how this affects my H4 visa and...
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    H1b picked but laid off and have a new employer.

    Hello, My h1b was picked in the lottery this year, However, I have now been laid off. My employer has agreed to not withdraw the petition provided I reimburse them. I have a new employer, but my h1b visa is still pending approval. Is it possible for me to initiate a transfer process once the...
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    Need any advice ASAP

    Hi, A friend of mine is convicted for Class 1 misdemeanor (reckless driving). He is on this H1B and currently serving jail time of 4 days. His license in suspension for 6 months. Driving again is least or not at all important. He has no previous issues on record. We want to find out what should...
  7. S

    H1B change of employer

    Hi Rajiv - really appreciate all your help so far and I am sure you have answered these questions probably many times in the past. However I couldn't find it on the blog and was hoping if you can confirm my understanding. I am planning to change employer (Employer B - new employer) and currently...
  8. amirshadaab

    Initiating H1 transfer while I-140 is in process

    Hi, I am currently working at company A. My labor has been approved and my I-140 was applied in regular processing. I got another offer from company B. I've asked company A to upgrade my I-140 to premium processing and they agreed. I asked company A if they will withdraw I-140 if I switch...
  9. V

    H1B transfer and amendment together

    Hi, My current employer(A) is in the process of filing an H1B amendment as I am moving to a new location. Also I got another offer from employer B who will file for an H1B transfer. Can I have both H1B amendment and transfer at the same time? I really want to join employer B and does H1B...
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    Transferring pending H1B approval

    I am currently working as a Data Analyst and my status is H1B (since 2005). Recently, we filed for H1 extension. Unfortunately, my company is going through financial issues. So, I am planning to change jobs. Hence, I have 2 important questions with regards to change in job: 1. H1 transfer-...
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    H1B transfer and revocation from India!!!! Please give your 0.02$!!!

    Hi All, I am in a unique position or not that you all have to decide. I am stating my case here. I have approved and stamped VISA valid till October-2019, which was filed by my current company A.Now company A is not willing to send me on assignment. I have another company B willing to...
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    Moving from MomAndPopShop to HotShotShop - I-140/H-1B transfer question

    Hi there, I am currently with an employer, let's call them, 'MomAndPopShop (MAPS)'. I have been with them for 6.5 years now and here is my visa timeline: 1. Joined them on an OPT in 2010 2. First H-1B visa term: 2011 - 2014 3. Second H-1B visa term: 2014 - 2017 4. Got I-140 approval in October...
  13. V

    travelling to us from India without H1B transfer petition approval

    Hi, I have my passport stamped till 2018 from old employer. I got job in new employer and did a normal H1B Transfer. Still the status is showing as case was received. Old employer has cancelled my petition. Now i came to India, my new employer told not to file premium. you can come with H1B...
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    H1B TRANSFER (AFTER EXPIRY) WHILE EXTENSION PENDING

    Hello, I'm on H1B with approved I-140 (approved over 5 yrs ago). Since then have been with same employer A. My H1B has expired recently and an extension was filed before expiration by my current employer A. I'm still awaiting petition approval (normal processing). There have been some recent...
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    Can two different employers file H1b transfer/LCA for same client (same job location).?

    I am with Employer X working for Client C and visa valid till end of 2017. I got an offer with Employer Y and they started my H1b Transfer process. Meanwhile I received another very good offer with Employer Z. My client is ready to provide client letter and i have no agreement/contract with X...
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    Can I transfer my H1B to new employer, while the current H1B Transfer is in RFE state.

    I had an approved petition with Employer A and working with them for an year. Thought of changing job and Employer B applied for H1B Transfer. Currently received RFE and B asked me documents like degree certificate and education evaluation copy from employer A, when they filed my H1b. I got a...
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