Tag: H-1B Visa

Three Benefits of Using CUPA-HR’s DataOnDemand for H-1B Prevailing Wage Determination for New and Furloughed Employees

June 22, 2020 10:47 am

Editor’s note: You may have missed this article when we published it in June 2018. In this update, we emphasize the importance of H-1B visa compliance during the pandemic, especially if visa holders are furloughed along with other employees. As higher education institutions consider changes in their workforce in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, they... View Article

U.S. Immigration Considerations for Colleges and Universities During the COVID-19 Crisis

April 7, 2020 12:48 pm

This blog was contributed by Aaron Blumberg and Patrick Shen of Fragomen Government Strategies and Compliance Group. The COVID-19 public health crisis has compelled the United States and many countries to implement travel restrictions and quarantines. This raises severe immigration-related operational and regulatory compliance concerns, especially for colleges and universities who have highly diverse international... View Article

President Trump Signs Executive Order to Change H-1B Visa Rules

April 19, 2017 1:40 pm

On April 18, President Trump signed an Executive Order (EO) entitled Buy American and Hire American which instructs federal agencies through the use of federal financial assistance awards and federal procurements to “maximize” the use of American goods and products (buy American) and to “rigorously enforce and administer the laws governing entry into the U.S.”... View Article