Q: Question on employer change with H-1B with I140 & PERM approval from a past employer
I have my PERM approved from employer X on 4/8/2015 and from the same employer X I got my I-140 approval on 10/30/2015. I change from employer X to employer Y on 04/18/2020 with H-1B transfer. Employer Y has started my PERM process mid last year which is not yet filed yet. My question is, can I change my job to a different employer (let's say, employer Z) with the earlier PERM/I-140 approval from employer X?
Thanks in advance for the response.
A: The PERM/I-140 from X will be irrelevant. What counts is that you have Z file a new H-1B ... while you are in H-1B status ... to request a change of employment.
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