h1b

  1. A

    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. sabat

    H1b transfer - 60days grace period - COVID-19

    Hi , My initial h1b was approved on jan2 2020 and i94 was valid till 2021. I was laid off on Feb29th and My 60 days grace period ends today (Arpil 30th) I found the new job and employer who is willing to transfer my h1b on 15th march and submitted all the documents to uscis on April 9th. I...
  3. S

    TN to H1B with a different company.

    Hi, I'm a 29 yo Mexican TN Visa holder in the IT area. I'm currently employed by a consultant company (Company A) that provided the offer letter to come here. This company offered to sponsor the H1B visa after the first year which happens to be around these days. Now, the company where I...
  4. M

    Change employer without working for H1B sponsoring employer

    Situation: I am currently in US on L1B from Employer A (petition and I-94) valid till Feb 2021 and would have another 2 years to max out (Feb 2023). My current employer is not supporting to file H1B, so I want to apply for H1B consular processing through another employer B this year, so that I...
  5. M

    L1B to H1B - Different Employers

    Situation: I am currently in US on L1B from Employer A (petition and I-94) valid till Feb 2021 and would have another 2 years to max out (Feb 2023). My current employer is not supporting to file H1B, so I want to apply for H1B consular processing through another employer B this year, so that I...
  6. 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...
  7. Y

    No Client letter from Government company for H1B RFE

    Hello, My employer has filed for H1B this year and got an RFE to provide client letter (Employer-Employee relationship). I'm currently working in EVC (Employer - Vendor - Client) model. Here the client is State Government firm. The client says they cannot provide letter on their letter head as...
  8. J

    Living in Mexico while on H-1

    Hi all, I have a question, currently I live in the US with L1 Visa and I am transitioning to an H1 Visa. I have French and Mexican Nationality. Is it legal for me to be living in Mexico? (I know for Mexico it is since I have mexican citizenship) but I was wondering if I will have any issues...
  9. R

    Assault on Family Member/Dimissed No probable Cause/ H1b first time stamping

    Hi, I am currently on H1b visa (stamping pending) in Texas (USA). Last week, I had a verbal argument with my wife in my parked car in the apartment community and someone (unknown third person) called 911. The Cops came in and arrested me for Misdemenour A - Assault on Family member as the...
  10. 9

    H1b to F1 at the consular process

    Hi all, I wonder if there are anyone went through H1b to F1 visa process I am on a H1b since 2018 October. I did not fill the immigrant petition. I want to change my status H1b to F1 at the end of July. I am going back to my country, S.Korea, for the student visa interview. I am not sure I need...
  11. M

    With a pending H1B, would it be possible to start work with TN in August and change to H1B status in October?

    Hi everyone, I am a fresh graduate (Canadian citizen) who was selected in the H1B lottery for FY 2020. I am currently based outside of the US, but my official start date is August 2019. Under this situation, would it be possible to begin my employment with the TN status in August, and then in...
  12. D

    Current Graduate Student - Expired Visa and New Passport

    I had to get my new passport mailed to me from my country thus there is no record in my I-94 on the details on this existing passport. My F-1 visa is expired however I am still a Graduate student and is graduating on August 1st from my university. A company has submitted an H1B application on my...
  13. D

    Current Graduate Student - New Passport and an Expirered F-1 Visa

    I had to get my new passport mailed to me from my country thus there is no record in my I-94 on the details on this existing passport. My F-1 visa is expired however I am still a Graduate student and is graduating on August 1st from my university. A company has submitted an H1B application on my...
  14. H

    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...
  15. P

    H1B to L1A COS

    Hi, I have a valid H1B Visa till August 2020, My port of entry to USA was October2018 and I have been working here for the past 5 months and I was intended to travel back to India end of 2019. Due to unforeseen circumstances, My employer is willing to convert my H1B to L1A, since I have been...
  16. K

    H1B Filing Employer change

    Scenario: I am on currently on OPT and working for company A, however due to some policy change my current company (A) cannot file H1B. However, they have connections with another company B which is ready to file my H1B and LCA. And if approved in December Question: Will there be an issue if...
  17. I

    travelling outside US after 131 and before 485 approval

    My situation: - On my 485 interview, I was told I could get a notice in 2 weeks to redo medicals but it's been 2 months and I haven't gotten anything. So, there is a possibility that 485 could be approved or they need some more input from me. - In the meantime I have to travel outside of US to...
  18. B

    L1 to H1 6 years reset?

    L1 To H1 Reset? L1B --> April 2011 to May 2014 H1B Filed --> Apirl 2015 (11 months After Departure) H1B Admission Date --> Apil 2016 into USA . Do I get 6 years on H1B or will my L1 stay is also counted towards 6 years? if you say L1 stay is counted. at the time of filing my H1B I didn't...
  19. S

    H1B visa filling

    So my lawyer has given me two options for the filling of H1b Status one is through Change of status and another one is Initial petition. I searched about it and found that with Initial petition I don't have any travel restrictions additionally I will be paying fewer taxes as my H1B won't be...
  20. rohit.gupta

    LCA RFE denied Original Petition valid till June 2019

    Hi, I have original valid petition for Location A valid till 22nd June 2019, But never travelled yet to that location. I have raised LCA for location B in June 2018 , for which RFE came and it gets denied on 27th Dec 2018. Whether I will be able to travel to Location A for which I have original...
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