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Jul 25, 2017
H-1B visa: US resumes faster processing of some categories not related to tech jobsDuring his campaign, Trump had promised to increase oversight of H-1B and L-1 visa programmes.
Jul 08, 2017
Two Indian-Americans plead guilty to conspiracy to commit fraud and money laundering in USTwo Indian-Americans today pleaded guilty to the charges of their involvement in a massive telephone impersonation fraud and money laundering scheme in the US
May 17, 2017
Donald Trump administration attacks minimum wage dodge on L1 visasA US based employer trying to pass off a $ 6.47 per hour wage rate to hire an engineer in Oregon on a temporary work visa has been shown the door by the US Citizenship and Immigration Services which in turn has pinned its decision on this case as “policy guidance” on temporary work visas for its global outposts in similar cases.
May 10, 2017
Despite backlash, H1B applications rain down on US Labor DeptDepartment of Labor insiders dealing with H1B paperwork say political decision makers have not yet arrived on the scene. “Not yet, at least.”
May 09, 2017
Who's cheering for the H1B visa reboot on Planet Trump? The H1B workerMuted cheering has begun on the western side of the Atlantic; the H1B community already in the US is beginning to breathe easy now that the dust is settling down on the contours of the backlash.
May 02, 2017
What's keeping H1B workers up at night?Of all the omens looming overhead basis the heightened scrutiny of temporary work visas in the first 100 days of the Trump reign, the dominant foreboding is now is about the H1B salary cap.
Apr 24, 2017
How much do H1B workers really earn? Firstpost Facebook Live April 25, 8 am ISTOf the two rotten eggs - H1B lottery and unfairly low wages, the lottery is the bigger stinker, the White House briefing suggests. As the H1B backlash picks up momentum, lone ranger H1B applicants from around the world are gathering courage to speak up against the H1B lottery system.
Apr 19, 2017
Life beyond H-1B: Try L1, EB5 visas, immigration experts suggestL1 visas facilitate the temporary transfer of a foreign worker in the managerial, executive or specialised knowledge category to the US to continue employment with an office of the same employer.
Apr 19, 2017
Trump signs executive order on H1B visa review, says lottery system is all wrongHe’s finally done it - Donald Trump has signed an executive order on stricter enforcement and review of the H1B visa - popular in the technology industry to bring "highly skilled" foreign workers into the US, typically at a price advantage. How the "highly skilled" has been defined has been at the centre of a raging debate with American 'victims' lashing out at how H1B body shops are gaming the system to import low grade, low paid toiling masses into their mainland.
Apr 04, 2017
How the H1B visa is getting skeweredThe latest smackdown in a relentless series of tightening measures the last 70 days is hitting H1B workers where it hurts most - computer programmers will not be eligible for H1B visas by default. “By default” is the operative word here and runs in parallel with every hole that’s getting plugged in the way H1B works in Trump’s America.