H-1B Racketeering Suits Against Disney Face Uphill Battle

Law360, New York (January 28, 2016, 10:23 PM EST) -- Walt Disney World and two consulting firms are facing racketeering suits over an alleged scheme to replace U.S. workers with H-1B visa holders, but experts say the plaintiffs face an uphill battle, as conspiracy claims can be tough to prove and a key labor attestation issue might devastate their cases.

The debate over alleged abuse in the H-1B visa program was given new fodder Monday when two former Disney workers hit the company with proposed class actions in Florida, claiming it partnered with consulting companies to...
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Case Title

Moore v. Cognizant Technology Solutions et al


Case Number

6:16-cv-00113

Court

Florida Middle

Nature of Suit

Racketeer/Corrupt Organization

Judge

Gregory A. Presnell

Date Filed

January 25, 2016


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Perrero v. HCL America, Inc. et al


Case Number

6:16-cv-00112

Court

Florida Middle

Nature of Suit

Racketeer/Corrupt Organization

Judge

Gregory A. Presnell

Date Filed

January 25, 2016

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