Option to Work in US - Previously worked on H1B in USA

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I'm exploring my options to come back to USA for work on H1B visa. I have previously worked in USA on H1B from 2010 to 2015. At time of exit I had approximately 20 months left on my H1B. 

Please advise how should I approach & which of below scenarios are right

1. Authorized to work in US & New employer to file petition to claim unused 20 months under H1B recapture

2. Since I have spent more than  8 years outside US, am I eligible for fresh 6 years of H1B

3. In point 2, since I already had H1B in past - do I have to apply under Lotttery system or eligible for direct 3-3 years renewal? 


Please advice what are my options to enter back in USA?

Please note during my time in USA (2010 - 2015), I never had I-140 or GC application initated.

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