US Tech Company Found Guilty of H-1B Visa Abuse

US Tech Company Found Guilty of H-1B Visa Abuse

US Tech Company Found Guilty of H-1B Visa Abuse

A US tech company based in Redmond, Washington, has been found guilty of H-1B workers abuse. The US Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division (WHD) investigation has found that the company, named People Tech Group Inc., paid to foreign … Continued
US to Revoke Work Permits to H4 Visa Holders Within Three Months

US to Revoke Work Permits to H4 Visa Holders Within Three Months

Trump administration has taken concrete steps regarding changes to the H-4 visa after months of intimation and discussion. The revocation of work permits to H-4 visa holders is subjected to changes as the US administration has told a federal court. … Continued
Indian CEO Arrested in US on H-1B Visa Fraud Charges

Indian CEO Arrested in US on H-1B Visa Fraud Charges

An Indian CEO has been arrested in the United States on visa fraud charges, and risks being sentenced to 10 years in prison and a fine of €250,000. Pradyumna Kumar Samal, the 49-year-old CEO of two Bellevue Information Technology Companies … Continued
New Rule Makes it Easier for US Officials to Deny H-1B Visas

New Rule Makes it Easier for US Officials to Deny H-1B Visas

The Trump administration has granted the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services adjudicators more power to deny applications, by giving these immigration officials full discretion to reject any of the applications that do not provide the necessary required information when … Continued
Trump Administration May Stop Denying Young Doctor Visas

Trump Administration May Stop Denying Young Doctor Visas

June 13th, 2018 The world can see the true implementation of Trump Administration’s new slogan “Buy American, Hire American” as USCIS has started denying visas to international medical residents. These students have already been enrolled in the US medical schools … Continued
Carlson: “No Big Changes’ in H-1B Visa Program”

Carlson: “No Big Changes’ in H-1B Visa Program”

June 8th, 2018 Despite warnings by Trump administration that the US immigration system will be revamped, sticker rules for others to be forced and few programs scrapped. The US Deputy Chief of Mission (DCM) Mary Kay L Carlson, told reporters … Continued
Combating Fraud and Abuse in the H-1B Visa Program

Combating Fraud and Abuse in the H-1B Visa Program

June 5th, 2018 The discussion about H-1B visa is very popular amongst lawmakers and U.S authorities just because it serves to complement the U.S population’s workforce with skills of foreigners. The H-1B visa allows employers to hire foreign employees only … Continued
Over 5000 Cases of H1B Visa Abuse and Fraud Reported Last Year

Over 5000 Cases of H1B Visa Abuse and Fraud Reported Last Year

June 4th, 2018 Following the 2016 election, the visa rules have continued to become rigid and strict. The focus of the government on economic development and employment has a massive impact on work visas and immigration policies. The USCIS has … Continued
H1B Visa Rules Tightened

H1B Visa Rules Tightened

May 24th, 2018 The current US government is focusing on immigration policies and laws and making changes to the existing visa policies. H-1B visa applicants will now have to go through a rigid and strict scrutiny process in order to … Continued