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Old 04-14-2009, 01:30 PM
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My 140 is approved, can I change employer and use the same 140? or do I need to start everthing from labour?.
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Old 04-14-2009, 02:02 PM
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My 140 is approved, can I change employer and use the same 140? or do I need to start everthing from labour?.
You need to start from Labour
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Old 04-14-2009, 03:24 PM
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My 140 is approved, can I change employer and use the same 140? or do I need to start everthing from labour?.
sit tight, until u file 485 and 180 days from that date of filing.
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I140 approved - march, 2006.
485 status - Rotting in NSC with a single RFE
Lost H1, working on EAD. Invoked AC21 twice.
Attended DC Rally and contributed to IV many times.
Renewed EAD 3 times and AP 4 times
Total cost from the H1 days (new h1, extension, ead, ap, 140, 485 etc - $22000)
Total cost if I had bought a labor certification those days and having a GC by now - $15000
Not knowing if GC is this worth - Priceless.
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Old 04-15-2009, 12:04 PM
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You have to start from scratch but retain your old PD. It makes sense to do it if it is EB3 now and you get a job that qualifies for EB2.
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