I am on L2 and applying to EAD. I had my H1 with previous employer which I used for 2 years.
In future, can I change my status from L2 to H1 (new employer) while staying in the US.
Generally an L2 is permitted to file to change status to H1b, or any other nonimmigrant visa for which they are eligible.
The above is intended only as general information, and does not constitute legal advice. You must speak with an attorney to discuss your individual case.
In future you need to discuss any prospective actions on your pending grandiose immigration aspirations only with a counsel familiar with your case not a random legion of professionals online.
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Yes this is generally permissible. However it would be best to consult your future employer's immigration counsel to assist you with the process.
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Assuming your previous H-1B approval had been counted against the cap (ie not with a cap-exempt employer), you would be able to have another employer file a change of status back to H-1B without being subject to the cap.
Yes the change is permitted. You must meet all requirements.
Attorney Robert Brown's (former INS Director, 1972-99) reply to your question is general in nature, and does not constitute legal advice as all facts are known to him. For specific advice or representation you should retain an attorney experienced in immigration law. Mr. Brown's reply on AVVO does not create an attorney/client relationship not constitute legal advice.
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