Question: My employer filed an H1b petition for me this April to start working this October 1. In the meantime, however, I received a new job offer from another company and I want to take the new job. Can I transfer my H1b to my new employer before I’ve started working for the first employer?
Answer: The answer to this question used to be a simple yes. In the Spring and Summer of 2014, however, people attempting to do this have been running into problems at USCIS. [Read more…]