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EAD processing time - Updated Daily

Current EAD Processing Time 2019 – H4, L2, I-485 Green Card

 22 Feb, 19 

California I-485 pending EAD 149 days, Haiti extension 617 days, H4-EAD / L2-EAD / J2 / Others 149 days, Vermont Approved, concurrently filed, I-821D EAD

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Switch to H1B If H4-EAD is withdrawn

Will H1B visa family move to Canada if H4 EAD is stopped?

 22 Feb, 19 

H4 EAD survey - withdrawal to find mood of H1B skilled worker community primarily from India, China. Canada - favorite country to move if EAD terminates.

Travel while H1B is pending

Travel while H1B is pending with USCIS – Extension, Transfer, COS, Amendment

 22 Feb, 19 

You can travel while H1B is pending with USCIS. H1B COS (Change of Status) is abandoned if you go out of USA. For re-entry, you need valid H1B or other visa.

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H1B processing time - Updated Daily

Current H1B Processing Times 2019 – Nebraska, California, Vermont

 22 Feb, 19 

California H1B new 365 days, H1B cos 365 days, H1B extension 365 days, H1B amendment 365 days, H1B transfer 365 days, Vermont H1B new 265 days

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Current i130 green card for-family processing time

i130 Processing Time for Spouse, Parents, Brother 2019

 22 Feb, 19 

California Permanent resident filing for a spouse or child under 21 738 days, U.S. citizen filing for an unmarried son or daughter over 21 1258 days

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H4 EAD News - DHS planning to revoke work permits

H4 EAD News 2019 DHS – Revoke Rule Published with OMB

 22 Feb, 19 

H4 EAD news update today- DHS submitted Rules to OMB for removing work authorization. Federal court case hearing started. Comment period 30 days - Economically significant

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