I am applying for a COS from L1b to H1b in this years cap and have 2 employers ready to do apply for my H1b petition.
Is it legally allowed by USCIS to apply multiple H1b petitions by same benefiary with different employers?
I will be very much thankful if some experts here could explain the pros & cons from an approval perspective if multiple employers file for a single applicant
You can have multiple employers file H-1B petitions for you. This will increase your chances of being selected in the H-1B lottery this April. Please see
Mr. Shusterman's (former INS Trial Attorney, 1976-82) response to your question is general in nature, as not all the facts are known to him. You should retain an attorney experienced in immigration law to review all the facts in your case in order to receive advice specific to your case. Mr. Shusterman's statement above does not create an attorney/client relationship.
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Applying blindly does not make any H1B any more successful. In such cases, a counsel of record is an imperative operational procedure.
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If the employers are so eager to have you that they are willing to waste money for nothing knowing that only one of them will have you, no problem. If you are fooling them, on the other hand,, it creates all kinds of ethical issues.
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