Work in USA – H1B, L Visa

i140 H1B extension or transfer after 6 years

i140 H1B Extension or Transfer After 6 Years

 17 Apr, 19 

i140 h1b extension after 6 yrs with current / new company. Use previous employer approved i-140. Without i140, 7th yr extension if PERM pending 365+ days, including Audit.

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Travel while H1B is pending

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

 17 Apr, 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 lottery changes

H1B April 2019 Lottery Premium Fees Refund if Not Selected?

 17 Apr, 19 

H1B lottery premium processing fees refund if not selected. F1 cap gap available. H1B transfer before Oct 1st not allowed. May 20 Premium process start.

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H1 to h4 to H1b change of status

H1 to H4 to H1B Can I work from receipt date?

 16 Apr, 19 

H1 to H4 to H1B change of status cannot work from receipt date. H1B COS should be approved to move from H4 to H1B. H1B to H1B transfer can work on receipt.

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H1B completions after RFE

H1B Denial & RFE Rates Increase for IT Consulting Company

 16 Apr, 19 

H1B denial increase. Capgemini has lowest H1B extension approval rate. RFE for speciality occupation increase. Product based companies for h1B transfer.

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H1B 60 days Grace period

H1B 60 days Grace Period USCIS Rule – H4 EAD Validity

 15 Apr, 19 

H1B 60 days grace period allowed on lay off. No application to be sent to USCIS. H4 EAD remains valid during 60 grace days. Grace = i94 expiry or 60 days.

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