Working for employer x with an approved I-140 in EB3 and H1B extension beyond 6th year. Just received approval in EB2 - NIW

Asked about 1 year ago - Atlanta, GA

can i change job now, will the H1B get transferred to new employer based on the approved I140 in EB2-NIW and can it be extended till the PD becomes current for me to file I-485

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  1. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . Talk to the new employer's immigration attorney. Ask this question. They want you, correct? They should engage an immigration attorney to file a new H1B petition on your behalf.

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  2. Giacomo Jacques Behar

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    Answered . Once you got a national interest waiver self-petition approved, you can file for your green card on Form I-485, obtain a work permit within 2-3 months and work for whomever you please.

    Behar Intl. Counsel 619.234.5962 Kindly be advised that the answer above is only general in nature cannot be... more
  3. F. J. Capriotti III

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    Answered . What did the new employer's immigration attorney say?

    PROFESSOR OF IMMIGRATION LAW for over 10 years -- franco@capriotti.com -- www.capriotti.com -- This blog posting... more
  4. Brian Haksoon Lee

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    Answered . If you have a PD from the approved I-140 for your EB-3, see if your PD is current first.

    Law Office of Brian H. Lee, San Jose, California, 408.246.6710 This is general information, not legal advice.... more
  5. Alexus Paul Sham

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    Answered . You should consult with your new employer's immigration attorney.

    Alexus P. Sham alexuspshamesq@gmail.com (917) 498-9009. The above information is only general in nature and does... more

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