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I am currently in US under F1 OPT, looks like I did not get selected in H1B lottery. My employer is suggesting me go back to india and work in Indian branch and come back on L1 visa to enter US and can later find a employer to sponsor H1B. I wanted to know how good are the chances of getting my L1 visa approved. I see there are many L1 rejections happening in India. Is it so bad? Need some expert advice.
asked Apr 30, 2014 in H1B: L1 to H1B by Abhishek | 981 views

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Abishek, in order to be eligible for L1, you must have worked with the L1 petitioning employer overseas for at least one year. Due to abuse of L1 visas, the process has become stringent at US consulates.
answered Apr 30, 2014 by admin

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