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H1b transfer requirements

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What are the requirements required in behalf of the employer and employee to file for an H1B transfer?

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The requirements are the same as an initial H-1b filing , but you must demonstrate you have been "in status"

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I agree with the above answer.

Please know that as soon as the H-1B transfer petition is received by the USCIS, the employee may start working for the new company. It is not necessarily to wait until the government approves the petition.

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