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Quick question. If you have an approved I-140, and want to switch jobs, does the new employer need to restart the green card application for you? How does this work? Thank you!

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Check out this forum - link below. It has a lot of relevant discussions and answers to queries such as yours. It also has good trackers for every type of application. Trackitt.com

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Yes. Start everything again but you can retain the priority date

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Yes unfortunately, but he can use the old priority date.

180 days is the time for previous employer to withdraw the 140.

Feel empathetic for my fellow desis who lives a anxious life in USA coz of being an non resident alien on the mercy of visa. Hope companies factor this dimension during the perf cycle. It’s like delivering high quality client work with the uncertainty of their personal and professional life in USA , always at the back of their mind…

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