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US territory presence requirements for L1 visa holders

Feb 19th 2015
Good morning, I am planning to apply for an L1B visa to transfer consulting resources from France to the US. The mother company based in France is rather small, and the US subsidiary just created, so we will only get the first visa for one year, and then apply to renew for a longer three year term.
When the consultant transfers to the US, he will also go back to work in France from time to time depending on projects pipeline, but will remain paid by the American subsidiary. Not clear yet on...

US territory presence requirements for L1 visa holders

L1B to H1B and L1B to GC (Simultaneous with different employers)

Jan 25th 2015
My case is really simple. I am on L1B visa with Company A. Company A wishes to start GC process for me. On the other side, I am willing to file fresh H1B with Company B on 1st April 2015. I have following question:

1. I know that L1B to H1B (with different employers) is legal. But is it also legal to initiate/process GC for Company A and file H1B for Company B at the same time? (As H1 is non-immigrant visa and GC is immigrant visa application?). I am aware GC process will take quite longer...

L1B to H1B and L1B to GC (Simultaneous with different employers)

L2 EAD to Greencard

Nov 16th 2014
I am currently on L2 EAD status and my employer wishes to file for my green card. My spouse's L1 visa is expiring in 2016. Will I still be dependent on her status after applying for Green card?Is there any way in which she be a dependent on me after 2016? Below are my questions:
1) Since I am qualified to apply under EB-2, what is the time frame to apply for I-140 and then apply for adjustment of status and get the EAD?
2) If my company is not ready to bear the expenses, Can the application be...

L2 EAD to Greencard