Computer Staffing Firm Ordered to Pay for Immigration Law Violations

Siskind, Gregory
January 2006
Venulex Legal Summaries;2006 Q1, p1
The article reports that computer staffing firm Computech Inc. has agreed to pay the back wages of computer professionals and a fine to settle immigration law violations in the U.S. The Department of Labor found that the company brought non-immigrant H-1B workers into the country, but failed to pay them the minimum required wage rates in the areas where they were employed. A settlement was reached in which the firm admits no wrongdoing and agrees not to sponsor H-1B workers for several months.


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