I graduated on May 2014. My OPT start date is June 1st 2014. I had to go out of the country for a family emergency and now its way after the 90 day unemployment limit. However, I got an offer of employment in the US (it is now November 2014). The question is: Can I still go back and work with my EAD card (which expires May 2015) or that is not possible?
Any EAD for the expired status does not impart any legal status to enter the United States. If you have a legitimate offer of employment, the sponsoring U.S. based company should delegate the case to its immigration attorney.
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Your time outside the country does count in the 90 days of unemployment, so it looks like you made the choice to abandon your OPT by deciding to stay out longer than the time allowed. Sometimes life decisions are more important than immigration
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