Employment change after getting green card - possible issues

Asked over 1 year ago - Chicago, IL

I am a Green card holder . My I485 was approved on 07 / 03 / 2012 . My green card was processed through EB - 1 - C . I changed my Green Card sponsored employer and currently working for other employer ( same software field , but position slightly changed ) . My last working day with sponsored employer was 01 / 09 / 2013 . I was working for sponsored employer from September 2009 . I worked for sponsored employer until 01 / 09 / 2013 after getting green card . 1 . Will this affect my citizenship approval , hence i am working with sponsorship employer ? . 2 . Will this be questioned and my Green Card be revoked by any change at the time of citizenship interview ? 3 . Will this be questioned and my Green card be revoked at port of entry , when i go out of USA and come back ? Your help is much appreciated

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  1. Stephen D. Berman

    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . There does not appear from this set of facts, to be any basis to revoke your permanent resident status.

    The above is intended only as general information, and does not constitute legal advice. You must speak with an... more
  2. Tripti Sharad Sharma


    Contributor Level 19


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    Answered . Whether it will be trouble would depend on whether you acquired permanent residency through sponsoring employer without intention of working for the company once green card was approved.

    This response is general in nature and cannot be construed as legal advice, given that not enough facts are known.... more
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