Category Archives: H-1B

Alleged visa violations settled for $34M!

Infosys is one of India’s biggest IT consulting companies. It recently settled with the Dept. of Homeland Security for alleged misuse of B-1 visas in lieu of H-1B and for I-9 violations. The B-1 is a business visitor visa not … Continue reading

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H-1B cap hit; STEM advisory re

USCIS announced it has received sufficient petitions under the FY2013/13.. It will first conduct a lottery to select the 20 thousand Advanced degree petitions “exempt from the cap” then another lottery to select 65,000 under the cap. US Master’s or … Continue reading

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Airport inspections

On January 16, AILA Colorado Chapter members had a tour of the International Arrivals operations at DIA by CBP (that’s Denver International Airport by Customs and Border Patrol), and I realized yet another reason for H-1Bs who are in the … Continue reading

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