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I am employed with XYZ company in L1B visa. My L1B visa expires on Dec 09.
A new company ABC has applied H1B with COS on Apr 09 using premium processing and it has been approved. After approval I traveled to India and came back before on Sep 09. I have a new I-94 which expires on Dec 09. My H1B I-94 number is different than my new I-94. I have not given my new I-94 to ABC company.

I have some problem with ABC company and they have submitted withdrawal of my H1B petition with my consent. I have received an email from USCIS stating that "Case Reopened or Reconsidered" on Sep 29th.

My question is, will I get any problem staying after Oct 1st 09, since the withdrawal request has been accepted by USCIS. Since it is a very short time of applying the withdrawal, will my status gets changed to H1B with ABC company.

I am really worried right now. Appreciate any help in this regard.

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Hi,

You will continue to remain in L1B status with Co. XYZ starting October 01 since the H1B petition has been revoked by Co. ABC prior to October 01. No action is required on your part except to continue to be on the payroll of the L1B employer.

Regards,
Ajay K. Arora, Esq.
www.h1b1.com

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I can answer your questions on employment and family-based U.S. Immigration Law. Expertise in various immigration categories includes the following: H-1B, L-1, O-1, PERM (labor certification), EB-1 to EB-3 I-140 employment-based immigrant petitions, family or fiance(e) or spousal sponsorship, visa extension or change of status, adjustment of status, naturalization (citizenship), etc.

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Ajay K. Arora attended Pennsylvania State University and the University of Wales at Swansea (United Kingdom), and earned his law degree at Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, in 1993. Mr. Arora has practiced Immigration Law since graduation and is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association since 1995.

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Ajay K. Arora attended Pennsylvania State University and the University of Wales at Swansea (United Kingdom), and earned his law degree at Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, in 1993. Mr. Arora has practiced Immigration Law since graduation and is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association since 1995.

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