Immigration Law

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Williams Mullen Alert: Are Civil RICO Class Actions Based on Alleged Immigration Offenses Dead?
Posted on 13 Aug 2012 by Williams Mullen

By Mary E. Pivec and Reba Mendoza The Fourth Circuit's recent decision in Walters v. McMahen [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ] affirming the trial court's dismissal of a civil RICO class action at the pleading stage is encouraging... Read More

Williams Mullen Alert: North Carolina's Version of E-Verify Signed Into Law
Posted on 8 Jul 2011 by Williams Mullen

By Walter I. Skinner Governor Purdue has signed into law North Carolina's version of E-Verify. Under the new law, which takes effect over a period of years as described below, all employers with 25 or more employees working in North Carolina are... Read More

Williams Mullen: Infosys I-9 Audit Results Likely to Trigger ICE Audits of Computer Consulting Firms
Posted on 3 Jan 2014 by Williams Mullen

By Mary E. Pivec, Esq. Infosys Limited’s recent $34 million settlement with the U.S. Government resolved the threat of criminal charges against the company based on allegations of visa fraud. For our commentary on the False Claims Act allegations... Read More

Williams Mullen: Alternative Strategies in the Wake of Meeting the H-1B Cap
Posted on 25 Jul 2012 by Williams Mullen

By William J. Benos and Reba Mendoza At this time, most are well-aware that the H-1B cap for the 2013 fiscal year was reached on June 11, 2012. [1] The brevity of this cap season, only two and one-half months, is a change from recent years,[2] and... Read More