H1B Visa Plan B – April 2019

Here’s the list of questions answered with the time stamp.

Rajiv Jakka

I work in non-IT industry(construction), do you have any cases where people had issues with doing second masters in MBA or MS in PM for day-1 cpt? FYI, I work as construction project manager.

1:12:11

Raju punnam

I’m working as electrical engineer in last year stem opt ending in feb 2020. Nothing heard from attorney and HR. please suggest some plans to move forward. i have applied in master cap with PP

1:14:11

kriti

IF i have applied via PP but not heard yet then what does that mean?

1:15:09

Modekurty Suneeta

Hi Raghu, I have an urgent work popping up. I have quiet some questions. Please do post the video, Alternatively,Can we have a1:1?Please email me the details. Unfortunately, this webinar is what I actually need.

1:15:35

Jitesh Mhatre

If I apply my h1b visa for next year ie. april 2020 from india.. will that be considered in masters cap?

1:16:19

Chanikya

What would be my Status if my H1 is picked and is in pending status and OPT is expired?? How long can I stay in USA legally in my cap gap status??

1:16:43

Revathy

why there would be H1B denial

1:17:53

Shivani

If I get into a cap-exempt non-profit job, do I have to go through the H1B lottery process for switching job in a for-profit company? Do you know if the cap-exempt non-profit companies process Green Card for immigrants (any possibility)?

1:19:21

Revathy

i have applied for day 1 cpt, my classes are starting on April 29th and I am currently on F1-OPT (expiring on April 27th 2019), I have a valid F1 VISA till Nov 2020. If I go to India in Nov 2019 should I go for stamping? or i can use the same visa?

1:21:08

Suresh

after getting citizenship from a country like Canada/Aus, will i be able to come in to US, if I get unlawful presence due to day 1 cpt?

1:21:36

Ramakrishnan Pitchai Kumar

What happens if I am waiting for my H1B and have also applied for my Express Entry Visa and that takes time too (beyond 6 months) ?

1:22:55

Rajiv Jakka

My spouse is on F-1 OPT, If I want to become dependent how many days does it take to change the status to F-2? My Stem-OPT will end on Aug-07-19

1:23:58

Shivani

After getting picked in the lottery for premium processing, does USCIS start working on the cases only after May 20th or did they announce anything about it?

1:25:37

Siva Krishna

My Stem Opt expires May 08th. Can I as well try for Canada Express Entry from India as my 60 Day grace period clock starts from May 09th!

1:26:11

Shaik

Present Situation:

1)My OPT is gonna end on June.( No EXTENSION- MBA)

2) Filed my H1B in regular processing.

3) Awaiting for an update from the Lawyer

3) Suddenly due to the budget issue, the project is ended on April 12th

4) Currently on bench looking for new project.

Need Suggestion:

1) What step needs to be taken as my OPT is Ending by this June.

2) As the project is ended, what should I do if my H1B is picked in LOTTERY.

3) What needs to be done, if in case H1B is not picked in LOTTERY.

1:27:07

Shivani

How long will it take for Canada express entry? Can I consider the Canada express entry as back up option during the 60 days grace period?

1:28:15

Chanikya

If I can stay 60 days legally after expiration of my STEM OPT can I change my SEVIS before 60th day and join college after 60th day???

1:29:18

Chanikya

I am planning for Canada Express entry?can you share me options and link to setup a 1:1 session with you?

1:30:16

Shaik

what should I do if my H1B is not picked in LOTTERY and this is the last chance to file my H1.

1:31:32

Vaibhav

my check hasnt been encashed yet for PP. I have seen Regular processing getting decisions now.

Usually when does check get encashed for PP

1:32:04

Bhushan

How to get 1 on 1 session ?

1:35:11

Pruthvi raj

if my visa expires, have vaild i20 of day 1 cpt can i stay in us?

1:35:30

Ramakrishnan

Could you please put the statistics of h1b lottery status poll?

1:35:55

Raju punnam

i would suggest u r sessions for my friends who are in same situation..thanks raghu

Vineet

I wrote IELTS twice and couldn’t clear listening section. Please send any tips on the same or best place to practise listening efficiently

1:36:44