I am on H1B Visa, I need to start on a new role and new location (Charlotte, NC).
Is there any possibility that I can start working and file for amendment immediately? Is there any grace period
This question is absolutely one that you should ask the company's immigration lawyer ... not us.
He/she knows the specific facts of your situation far better than we do.
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I agree with my colleague. This question the company should address to their attorney, not the employee to a forum/ attorney.
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It depends on how the H-1B was filed.
Your employer needs to retain an experienced immigration lawyer to review all the facts, advise them, and handle the case. Your employer can find one through http://www.ailalawyer.com.
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