L1 ->H1B(Not Joining H1B company) in L-1 : General Posted September 19, 2013 · Report reply 1) I am currently on L1B with Company A and if I apply for H1B with company B as "Change Of Status" and get an approved H1B.Come Oct 1st 2012, if I do not want join the "Company B" , can I continue to working at Company A on L1B after Oct 1st 2012? WHAT HAPPENED WITH YOUR CASE? Were you able to continue working on L1b after Oct 1st? I am in same situation, can you please help me by sharing your experiences? Thanks!