H4 Receipt Notice received - Does that mean H1 is selected in lottery?

Asked over 1 year ago - Tustin, CA

My Husband's H1 was filed under lottery this year. H4 for myself was filed along with it. Today I received the receipt notice for COS to H4. Does it mean that the H1 petition has been selected in Lottery?

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  1. Ronald Jeffrey Tasoff

    Contributor Level 11
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    Answered . Assuming they were filed together my GUESS is that your husband's application was chosen.

  2. Tripti Sharad Sharma


    Contributor Level 19

    Answered . That is a valid assumption.

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

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . No. It could be an error. Only an H-1B receipt notice means the H-1B was selected in the lottery.

    J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature and does not... more
  4. Myron Russell Morales


    Contributor Level 16

    Answered . It is a good sign, but don't assume anything. Wait for the receipt notice for the H-1B.

    This answer is not to be construed as legal advice. For a free telephone consultation, contact us now at:... more

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