H-1B Petitioners Hit With Surprise Scrutiny Increase
Law360, New York (August 29, 2017, 10:12 PM EDT) -- With the Trump administration ramping up scrutiny of the H-1B visa program for skilled foreign workers, immigration attorneys say they're seeing an increase in government requests for evidence on H-1B petitions, with extra attention paid to those that offer entry-level wages.
The Trump administration has already placed the H-1B visa program squarely in its sights, having warned that the government will take a "more targeted approach" when it comes to H-1B site visits, and issuing the "Buy American, Hire American" executive order in April.
But immigration attorneys are reporting another major change, even though it hasn't been trumpeted as an official...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!