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My question is, is it possible to do any business on L1 visa? If we do other business than the nature of business is it possible or it will be against the law. As L1 is a intra company transfer and i want to send my manager on L1 but i wont be doing only the current business as i am thinking to expand my business in different field too.

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Attorney Answers 2


  1. It is OK for businesses to expand into different markets and fields, but you will have to show why this employee is qualified to do this for your business.

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  2. On L-1, you can only work for the L-1 employer.

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