Here is my Case:I have stayed in US on L1B VISA from April 2011 to October 2013.

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Here is my Case:I have stayed in US on L1B VISA from April 2011 to October 2013.

I came back to US again on Aug 2014 on a L2 VISA.I am working on EAD since Dec 2014. Now that my H1B is approved , How many more days can I stay in US in this scenario ?

Asked on September 21, 2015 under Immigration Law, Colorado

Answers:

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Answered 6 years ago | Contributor

If your H-1B has been approved as a change of status, you can start working on the H-1B as of the effective date.  If you had been outside the US for 10 months, those months can be recaptured later when you are trying to maximize your time in H-1B/L status.


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