1. For L1-B visa, if the visa is applied one week before expiry, will it be a problem of the receipt reaches me after expiry?

Asked over 2 years ago - East Brunswick, NJ

On L1-B Visa.

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  1. Myron Russell Morales


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    Answered . No, because you will be in a stay authorized by the Secretary until a decision is made on the application. You will not be able to return to the US after international travel until you have a new visa stamp, so traveling internationally at this point is not advisable.

  2. David A. M. Ware

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    Answered . you receive an automatic extension of 240 days beyond your previously authorized stay as long as the extension was filed timely and had a sound legal basis.

  3. J Charles Ferrari

    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . No

    J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature and does not... more
  4. F. J. Capriotti III

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . I agree with my colleague ... this will be a problem.

    Talk to the L company's immigration attorney.

    PROFESSOR OF IMMIGRATION LAW for over 10 years -- This blog posting is offered for informational purposes only. It... more
  5. Danielle L C Beach

    Contributor Level 11

    Answered . Your visa will need to be valid once you are going to enter.

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