Wells Fargo Beats Suit Over Foreign Workers' Visa Renewals

Law360, New York (August 20, 2013, 2:36 PM EDT) -- Wells Fargo & Co. beat a proposed class action accusing the company of refusing to renew its foreign workers' visas to make them quit and avoid giving them severance pay, after a California federal judge on Monday found the bank had legitimate reasons for the policy.

The ex-Web developer who filed the suit failed to prove the bank's decision to stop sponsoring the workers was a veiled attempt to compel those employees to resign and look for other jobs so they could stay in the country,...
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Case Title

Karamsetty v. Wells Fargo & Company et al


Case Number

3:12-cv-01364

Court

California Northern

Nature of Suit

Labor: E.R.I.S.A.

Judge

Joseph C. Spero

Date Filed

March 19, 2012

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