Tag Archives: department of labour

Few days before H-1B registration season commences, two senators call for implementation of wage base selection rule – Times of India

MUMBAI: Two influential senators have written to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), urging the agency to retain and expeditiously implement the final H-1B selection rule that was issued in January, under the Trump administration. This rule had sought to allocate H-1B visas based on wages offered by the employers. …

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US authorities to keep a watchful eye on OPT program for international students – Times of India

The US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) have recently announced creation of an Optional Practical Training (OPT) Employment Compliance Unit, that will be dedicated full-time to compliance matters involving wages, hours, and compensation within in relation to the OPT program (including the extended program) and the Curricular Practical Training (CPT) …

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