I am on L1 VISA FROM COMPANY X , I GOT H1 FROM ANOTHER COMPANY WITH COS EFFECTIVE OCT1, L1 visa company releive me on Oct5th

Asked 11 months ago - Sunnyvale, CA

Since I am working on L1 visa company after Oct1st is it going to be problem for H1 transfer or Green Card

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  1. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . Sure. You will be engaged for 4 days in unauthorized employment.

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  2. Tripti Sharad Sharma

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    Answered . You cannot continue to work in L-1 status from October 1 onwards as COS is approved and you are required to maintain H-1B status by joining your H-1B employer.

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

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    Answered . I agree with Att. Segal, you need to stop working for L1 company by October 1 as you will be in H1b status for company B on that date.

  4. Anu Gupta

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    Answered . You need to start working for the H1 employer on Oct 1.

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