TITLE

Computer Staffing Firm Ordered to Pay for Immigration Law Violations

AUTHOR(S)
Siskind, Gregory
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Venulex Legal Summaries;2006 Q1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Law
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
23566894

 

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