Visa Overstays Problematic for U.S. Tech Workers

Visa Overstays Problematic for U.S. Tech Workers

The Department of Homeland Security’s recently released Entry/Exit Overstay Report on visa overstays found that more than 700,000 foreign nationals didn’t honor the terms of their temporary authorization to work or visit in the United States. Analyzed in depth, DHS...

H-1B Fraud, Abuse Tip Line A Crucial Tool

Suddenly, emails are pouring in! On April 3, 2017, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) established an internet hotline to inspire individuals to report H-1B abuses and fraud. And at the end of its first year, it saw quite a bit of action. The Fraud...

Tony’s Story

I am a member of the ‘endangered species’ – a white male tech worker born in America. I have been working as a contractor at a large tech firm for several years. In 2006, the workforce here consisted of a reasonable mix of foreign nationals.  Most...

Report: H-1Bs Not ‘Best and Brightest’

Since the Immigration Act of 1990 created the H-1B visa, the debate surrounding its value has been intense. Supporters contend that H-1Bs are needed to fill an acute talent shortage among U.S. tech workers; critics maintain that the visa cravenly serves to import...