TITLE

Will the H-1B and B-1 Landscape be changed forever? Indian corporation pays record $34 million fine to settle allegations of visa fraud and abuse of immigration processes

AUTHOR(S)
Nachman, David; Phulwani, Michael
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
News India Times;11/15/2013, Vol. 44 Issue 46, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses that the Indian consulting company Infosys Ltd. agreed to pay $34 million civil settlement visa fraud and abuse of immigration process. It states that the payment is the result of allegations and also agreed to enhance corporate compliance measures. It notes that the company brigs foreigners into U.S. to work and fulfill contracts with customers under H-1B and B-1 visa. It mentions that the settlement in the company will become a game changer.
ACCESSION #
100209814

 

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