I on L2 visa have applied EAD and visited USICS for Biometrics. Can i start job search now before EAD arrives or wait for EAD ?? My SSN no is approved by not received to me yet?
Maximum 90 days length for EAD application will get completed in March end week. Should i wait till that time to obtain either a temp EAD or can i legally apply for jobs and search for prospective employers and accept an offer based on SSN and EAD file no.?? can i join in March before my EAD is physically available?
You can start a job search now, but cannot accept employment until the card issued.
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You can look for potential employment without an EAD. However, you cannot begin working until the EAD is issued.
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