My job was eliminated and my employer has given me one month to find another job. I have a graduate degree. What are my immigration options to remain in the US legally.
I agree, there is no real "grace period," but employer does need to pay your way home. Depending on your particular situation, you may be able to request a 'Change of Status" to a different visa category (for example, if you have a spouse who is on an F1, you can change to F2).
Alternatively, if you find a new employer with similar job soon, you can file a "change of employer" and "port" your H1-B. An experienced attorney could help you do this properly.
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