Immigration Law

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DOL Wage & Hour Investigates Extortion Against Immigrants in Florida
Posted on 10 Feb 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Given the facts that the Wage and Hour Division has preliminary established during its investigation of the employer, there is reason to believe that Mr. Barreno, and others like him, were victims of witness tampering under 18 U.S.c. Section 1512... Read More

DOL OFLC FAQ on H-2B Private Wage Surveys
Posted on 3 Mar 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration Office of Foreign Labor Certification Frequently Asked Questions H-2B Program – Employer-Provided Surveys March 2015 Read More

Tags: eta , DOL , surveys , oflc , faq , wage and hour , H-2B

DOL's Investigative Powers Limited: In re Volt Management
Posted on 21 Jun 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Administrator, Wage and Hour Division, v. Volt Management, June 16, 2016 - "The Administrator of the United States Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (the Administrator) initiated this matter after Sergey Nefedyev complained of wages... Read More

After DOL Wage & Hour Investigation, Company Pays $740K in Back Wages to H-1B Workers
Posted on 21 Jun 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Semafor Technologies LLC in Norcross has agreed to pay 73 employees $741,288 in back wages following an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division that found violations of the H-1B visa program, which allows nonimmigrants... Read More