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Hey Fishes! Creating a quick post to do a pulse check on EB based green card interviews. My PD is June 2014 (EB3) and 485 filed in Oct 2020. I got notification from USCIS that my case has been schedul… more

Will Fragomen share with the companies if there are two different cases in progress in parallel with them for the same person (with two different companies)? Or is it confidential? But in the end the … more

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What happens if you go on LOA (outside of US) while on GC process? Specifically, during recruitment or PERM phase. Want to go on LOA but not sure how that would impact my GC progress. Do I need to sta… more

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March PERM approvals?

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Hey all - I filed my federal tax return for 2020 in mid-May. When I try to check for refund status, the information is not available. Anyone else in similar situation?

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Has anyone received an update on the recent H1b visa lottery?

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Which country currently are allowing work visa for Indians/foreigners? I have been working in India for a while and what a more global exposure for my career growth.

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Has anyone received second H1B results? EY says they gonna send it out this week.

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Hello! I just got NIE exemption for travel from India to US. Does anyone know if I can travel to Europe and come back to US or is the NIE visa limited to specific proclamations? Thanks!

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How is the Accenture immigration team? Better than big 4?

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Does an address change affect your field office? Moved from Connecticut to Seattle and filed address change last year. Wondering whether that’s why GC is taking forever. PD is Feb 2020 and Case ID sta… more

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Folks from EY - how long did EY Law take to file your i140? It’s been more than a year and half for me and they have only sent … more

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Kpmg initiated my case last October. They are yet to file pwd. Worst lawyers. Time is flying. H1 expiring in 2 years. Should i stay or quit to a product firm?

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Indian H1b / eb2 holders in the green card queue - seems like the wait time has been reducing quite aggressively. Is this expected to continue? How are others planning next steps (eg move to eb3)?

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Has anyone heard from Seyfarth regarding second lottery results ?

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Has anyone recently gotten a NIE approved? If so, did you file it before leaving the US? The Embassy I am looking at says it may take up to 35 business days before they make a decision and requires to… more

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Any idea when india folks with priority date in 2nd half of 2012 will get EAD or GC. I submitted application on 30th October and got current in May. After patiently waiting for 10+ yrs, now I am gett… more

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Anyone know if US consulates are taking appointments in Canada and Mexico for h1b stamping?

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Hi 🐠! My firm is willing to file an EB3 GC for me, however I’m from a highly backlogged country and was wondering what’s the realistic timeline for it from start to finish? The process seems to be st… more

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Anyone here who has done EB1C on an approved H1b having worked at an international subsidiary for more than a year. I am moving to UK for more than a year and currently hold an h1b which is valid ti… more

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Hi everyone, my situation: currently on 12 months OPT, expiring in Sep 2021, also have a stem extension for 2-years. Got picked in h1b lottery in the second round. I also got a new job offer this week… more

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Hey 🐠, can an employer file an L1B petition before the worker has completed a year in a foreign office? I'm seeing incredibly long wait times to get an appointment for the stamping so I'm won… more

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When transferring to EY india from EY US, what is the typical salary cut like? For Senior 3’s or Manager 1’s

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ex-Deloitte fishes, is there are any process to request work experience letter from Deloitte for I-140 filing in the new firm?

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Has anyone filed a NIE and got it approved for their parents? I just had a baby and my parents are in India .. had to cancel their trip due to the travel ban

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Tired of Europe. I would like to work in the States. Any advice on what do I need to do first?

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Are H1b visa holders allowed to enter US right now? I am living in Canada right now.

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Mom is sick in India, unfortunately we are counting days. Can my US born daughter visit her, then can I request for my wife’s H4 visa stamping with a reason of assisting US citizen (child) to travel b… more

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Have PERM processing times gotten faster ? I remember last year it was taking 9 months or more for PERM approval and now it’s 6 months.

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Raised a service request because case processing date has far passed my receipt date for i-131. Haven't gotten a response in the timeframe they said. Is there anything else I can do apart from try… more

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Did anyone here apply for an NIE and get it approved? And amazon specifically as well?

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Hi, I am completely new to the Green Card process and was wondering if anyone here can help me understand the entire process (step by step till we get our I140)/suggest any website/video which explain… more

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Anyone ever received a DHS Tentative Non- Confirmation for I9 e-verify? It's for a new job and I'm worried. I think its because I changed my immigration status from that when I entered. Conte… more

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Has anyone in the US on H1B/L1 moved and not reported the new address to USCIS? How big of a deal is this? Should I be very concerned?

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How long does it usually take for Fragomen to prepare 9089?

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The deadline from my STEM OPT 1st year self evaluation is due August 1st. I got it done and signed by my employer and sent it to my school’s DSO Friday morning (7/30). I haven’t heard back from the DS… more

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For all the folks who filed their 485 in October timeframe, have you received your EAD and/or Greencards yet? I heard that those folks who downgraded to EB-3 were facing delays, but checking if the EB… more

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Hi Folks!!! I’m trying to get my parents to apply for their tourist visa. They have applied twice before and got denied (it’s been over two years since their application). Are there any tips on making… more

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Would it be okay for me to travel internationally in a couple of months' time? For details: I'm an Indian citizen with a H1B visa, stamping valid till 2022. Thanks!

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Filed my i485 and all paperwork last year October 2020. Downgrade from Eb2 to Eb3. So far I haven’t heard anything from USCIS. Haven’t received biometrics . Receipts number starts with SRC. Feels so … more

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