20 Jun

Some tips for H1B visa holders on lay-offs

1. Laid Off H-1B Employees With Advance Notice – What if you are an employee in H-1B status and you receive advance notice that you will be laid off before your validity period ends?  Can you change employers? USCIS Response:  Prior to being laid off, another qualified H-1B employer may file a Form I-129, Petition for…