I'm currently on L1-B expired visa as of March 2013 with valid port of entry i94 until 2015 Sep . My company is processing GC under EB2 category. If the labor and i140 is approved before March 2013 (5 Years cap for L1)
1) Can I stay after March 2015 with approved i140 in US. If No
2) Since I'm on i94 now I'm I eligible for applying L1-A conversion without exiting the country
3) or I'm I eligible to apply for H1-B without exiting the country.
If you read the I-140 approval notice closely it says that it does not grant any immigration status. As long as you are in status you can apply to change your immigration status without leaving the country.
Your dates are all mixed up. If your I-94 is valid until Sept 2015 then you can remain in the U.S. and be employed under the L-1B until the I-94 expires. But the approved I-140 in an of itself doesn't grant you any status to remain in the U.S. or be employed.
What did the company's immigration lawyer say when you asked these questions?
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