Infosys Dodges Retaliation Suit Over Visa Fraud Claims

Law360, New York (August 20, 2012, 6:30 PM EDT) -- Infosys Ltd. won a bid Monday to dismiss an Alabama federal suit alleging it retaliated against a consultant who sparked a criminal probe by claiming the Indian company brought foreign employees to the U.S. on short-term business visas for full-time work.

U.S. District Judge Myron H. Thompson granted Infosys' motion to dismiss the complaint by Jack Palmer Jr., a purported whistleblower who claimed the Bangalore-based information technology consulting firm permanently brought workers from India on nonimmigrant business visas — also called B-1 visas — that only...
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