L1B visa Expired and L1A started process from US, can i stay in US?

Asked 12 months ago - Jersey City, NJ

My L1B Visa expires on 22July2013, my company is filing L1A petition from US and asked me not to leave US until get a Confimation from USCIS can i stay in US without working during this time?

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  1. Stephen D. Berman

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . If you filed a timely application for change of status you can stay until there is a decision.

    The above is intended only as general information, and does not constitute legal advice. You must speak with an... more
  2. J Charles Ferrari

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . A timely filed application for an extension allows you to remain in the US until USCIS makes a decision.

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

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