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Changing H1 from F1

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Hi members, while on F1 and working FT using CPT can an employer file H1 if the candidate has only a foreign degree although the candidate enrolled and working towards a US degree or does the candidate have to complete the course requirements and remain in OPT period for this? Thanks.

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On 7/30/2020 at 11:11 AM, gopalakrishnach said:

can an employer file H1 if the candidate --- if employer wanted they can file but it will be risky to get it approved.

Hi gopalkrishna, can you please clarify what do you mean by 'risky'? if filed, the H1 would come under general quota i.e. 65k visas right? this seems legal to me. are you saying that it's highly likely that it'll be rejected? 

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