Frequently Asked Questions - Transfer

H-1 Transfer

It is possible to apply for an H-1 transfer with USCIS, provided the H-1 holder is maintaining legal status and fulfills all the requirements.

Denial of H-1B on Level 1 Wage Issue

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Video Transcript

1. Now if somebody's H-1 gets denied for level 1 job the same employer can file for level 2. But there should be a good reason or explanation if the government asks questions like: why are we going to level 2, why did we not go with level 2 the first time around.

Effect of Moving Abroad While Still on H-1B Visa

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Video Transcript

1. Yes, I think you can keep that H-1B alive as long as that job is there.

H-1B Visa Denied and Petition Sent for Revocation
Travel while H-1 extension pending – change in I-94 number

See clip from Attorney Rajiv S. Khanna's conference call video that addresses this question. 

Simultaneous filing of H-1 amendment and extension

See clip from Attorney Rajiv S. Khanna's conference call video that addresses this question. 

https://youtu.be/PreNUXXW9KU