L1-B to H1B COS approved after october ???

Asked 12 months ago - Cary, NC

Hi I am currently in US with L1B (sponsored and employed by Company A) visa valid until 2015 (also I-94). A US Company B filed H1B CoS and REF came in September month.

Suppose my H1B COS is approved in mid of october then how much time I have to shift from L1-B Company A to H1-B company to find a new client???

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman

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    Answered . You must begin your H-1B job as soon as the change of status is approved.

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  2. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . Did you talk to your potential employer about it? What did he say?

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  3. Danielle L C Beach

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    Answered . You have 60 days

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  4. Robert Louis Brown

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    Answered . you are required to change as of the effective date in the approval to change her status. You should also confer with your employer's attorney.

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