Prevent status changing to H1B

Asked 12 months ago - Skokie, IL

L1B valid till 2015 for Company ABC, H1B COS filed with XYZ company showing in initial review with USCIS. Not willing to join XYZ and notified them as well. How can I prevent my status changing to H1B? Do I need to do the leapfrog ?

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman

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    Answered . Leave the US and reentered in L-1B status.

    (213) 394-4554 x0 Mr. Shusterman is a former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82) with over 35 years of immigration... more
  2. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . If the H1B is approved and not withdrawn you will change status.

    NYC EXPERIENCED IMMIGRATION ATTORNEYS www.myattorneyusa.com; email: info@myattorneyusa.com; Phone: (866)... more
  3. Alexander M. Ivakhnenko

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    Answered . I agree with my esteemed colleagues and only suggest a minor adjustment: retain a consistently attentive immigration attorney if you, of course, value your immigration benefits in the U.S. that much.

    DISCLAIMER The answer given above by the lawyer serves for educational purposes only and provides general... more

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