I need a copy of I129 and I797. They were sent to my previous employer after approval by USCIS. Is there any way I can request a soft copy of the same form USCIS?
You may continue needing it. Both are properties of the employer. The only way to get those is to ask the employer.
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No, unfortunately not. Both of these documents are sent to you and our property of the employer/petitioner and Not the beneficiary's (you).
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The counsel of record should retain all copies as a diligent counsel.
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