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Dear Sophie: My EB-2 priority date is two years late! What should I do?
Today, Sophie answered three questions about EB-1A category green cards for exceptional and multinational managers, EB-2 with NIW and PERM, and EB-3 for professionals. The first is:
I was so close! The priority date for my EB-2 application to register for permanent residency was only 9 days from the date listed in the September 2022 Visa Bulletin, but the October 2022 Visa Bulletin date was It predates him more than two years.
I’m a software engineer and wanted to get a green card before changing jobs, but now I’m rethinking my career path. The only thing holding me back is that I’ve heard that if an employee leaves their employer before they actually get their green card, they will be fined.
what’s your advice?
— Bumped into Bulletin
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