My 2 year L1B Visa expires in October 2013. How do I renew it?

Asked about 2 years ago - San Diego, CA

Canadian Citizen, Professional Engineer. Employed by an American Company from Boston, Mass. I travel to different States/Consultant Engineer returning home for data input.

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    Answered . Your employer can file an extension request with USCIS or you apply for a new I-94 at the border.

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    Answered . To extend status, you employer must file a petition to do so. To extend a visa stamp, you must apply for a new one at a US Embassy/Consulate.

    J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature and does not... more
  3. Answered . I agree with my colleagues. L-1B is a company petition. If they want you to continue, they will file for an extension.

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

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