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While switching companies, can we get the H1B visa transfer approved and still work for the old company for 2 months?

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Yes. New one is not activated until you start working and getting paid.

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Its not a transfer technically its a new h1 with new company. Old company wont know

Yes and you should do only that, don't jump before approval and you get the i797a in hand

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