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I know some people have negotiated day 1 GC in their offers. However, is it possible to negotiate GC process timelines into the offer? For example, I want my pwd application submitted at most 30 days … more

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Hello all, I’m filling I-140 and I-485 together (concurrent filing) as my priority date is current.

I was wondering if there is there a real benefit to filing I-140 in premium in this case.… more

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Are there any other attorneys in this group? (I dont mean immigration attorneys) I’m just curious of the experience of other foreigners who are licenses in the US and going through the process

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Hi,
Are 'Non Resident Alien' (eg folks on h1b visa) eligible to open a Traditional Roth Account with Vanguard?

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I am finally so close to getting GC now after 11 yrs. I just feel extremely lost. I don’t know why I hung on to this for so long. In this 11 yrs, my favorite person, my dad, passed away. I didn’t get … more

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Hi Family. Looking to move from Canada to USA as my career is tanking in Canada and efforts to secure roles in my field here have proved abortive. That said, I'm open to US roles in Economic Consu… more

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My company has put in my H1B application in the first week of May. I still haven’t received the receipt from USCIS. I thought it usually takes 2-3 weeks for the receipt notice and it’s almost 2 months… more

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Thanks in advance! Got my H1b - sadly moving to EB2 process … with perm. Question. Once my application gets filed it’s. 10 year wait. Can I leave the country once the i485 has been approved?

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What are the best cities in the US to live for meeting internationals? It feels good to meet people with similar life experiences and challenges due to living abroad far from family etc something I us… more

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I have a pending i485 eb3 case. For those whose cases went directly to approval without interview, was there ever a “case is ready to be scheduled for interview” during the process?

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How quick is H1B transfer if not premium processing ? Does anyone know if CBRE does premium processing

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Seeking advice. I applied for Canadian permanent residency back in 2018 using the express entry route. My application has been in progress since then and I’ve had to move to Europe to continue working… more

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US border Q: checked my i94 and it says I landed at JFK under an L1 instead of L1A.
Is that dramatic and should I correct it or is this ok?

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How realistic is it to ask my company to help me relocate to another country to be closer to family that I need to take care of? This is a country I previously lived in but didn’t have citizenship, an… more

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How long after filing I-140 / I-485 (with premium processing) have people gotten the receipt notice lately? I filed end of may but still haven’t got anything.

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Planning a trip outside of the US since my H1B got approved back in 2019 (F1 to H1B) and extended in 2022. I am extremely confused as I don’t know if I just need to get a stamp? Or have the actual vis… more

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Anyone in the bowl that has experience with Canada Express Entry willing to chat?

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Is there a Canadian version of H1B? I’m thinking about applying some jobs there but not sure how it works for Canada. How likely companies would hire someone from overseas ? TIA :)

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Anyone has to retake biometric bc the fingerprint record has expired? I just had it done less than a year ago ... my case was just transferred to NBC, does it mean they will transfer my case back to T… more

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I am an Indian national with an MBA degree received in the US. I am moving from US to UK. I am currently applying for Skilled worker visa. Do I need both AQUALS (statement of degree comparability) and… more

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My 485 was approved on 5/26 and still haven’t received my GC. I have seen many get theirs within two weeks from the approval. Should I be worried? I called USCIS and they can’t give me specific detail… more

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Looking for an immigration specialist in Cincinnati, OH. Case Details: I have stayed in the US for close to 5 years on L1B and was recently renewed (Jan’23) to L1A with current validity until Oct’23 a… more

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Husband got biometrics done 3 weeks ago. How long did it take anyone to receive EAD? He is on the cusp of receiving a job offer and told them he didnt need his H1b supported since the EAD was coming “… more

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My priority date is end of 2018…and from India…approved i40 from ex-employer. I am wondering what’s the estimate wait time would be for me to get my GC…I am guessing around 7/8 years, Anyone here conc… more

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I know it’s obvious but…

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Did anyone previously on Day 1 CPT go through the H1B Dropbox process recently? Would like to hear experience and if there were any complications/hiccups. I got my H1B approved this year and plan to g… more

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For Pakistani citizens going for an MBA/ MS business analytics in the US, what are the chances and the timeline of getting a green card? Plus what are the risk factors as in non selection in the H1B l… more

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EB1C I-140 application pending since April 2021. Seems like an unusually long time. Lawyers have now placed a service inquiry with the USCIS. Is there a higher risk of receiving RFE?

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My H1B transfer just got approved. I was waiting for the confirmation before informing my employer. Do I need to immediately stop working for them or is it still legal for me to continue working for t… more

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Would you advice going to UK to get a H1B visa? I am neither a citizen nor a resident.

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At what stage in the PERM process can you apply for H-1B 7th year renewal? After PERM is filed/ I-140 is filed/ Approval notice issued w/ priority date?

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EY folks- if I will work for a client fully remotely from my home ( it’s an approved location) without going to client site, there is no need for me to submit LCA assessment for the client site, corre… more

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Im a Canadian citizen currently employed by the Canadian branch of a US firm. I would like to relocate to the US on a L1.
In order to get the work permit - is a specific business case required, … more

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Anyone successfully is going through Day 1 CPT and was able to keep their jobs at a big firm please DM me.

I am on my second year of OPT and didn’t get h1B after 3 lotteries. Getting reall… more

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I decided that I’m getting my I485 approved today. Manifest this with me 🙏🏼

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Does unpaid internship count as employment when filing for I485?

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Any immigration attorneys or paralegals here, can help direct me? I understand I would need an attorney eventually but wanted to get thoughts here. I have been married for 10 years now but lately it’s… more

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Why does a H1b visa stamping get rejected? Are there things I can do to avoid rejection?

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Hi fishes, for those that have successfully used Day 1 CPT, what programs and institutions did you apply to? I have a colleague that’s in a bind and looking for options. TIA

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Does anyone know if CBRE sponsors ? If yes how quick is H1B transfer CBRE

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