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San Jose State's Master's in Outsourcing- January 12, 2015 matloff

In my writings about H-1B, I've spent a lot of time trying to explain that the use of H-1Bs to facilitate offshoring of tech work is really no worse than using H-1Bs for projects d...

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Obama Has Big Options For Green Card, H-1B Reform Without Congress

WASHINGTON - With Congress failing to agree on immigration reform, President Barack Obama is promising to bring changes through executive actions. He has options that may have broa...

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Falling Behind? Boom, Bust, and the Global Race for Scientific Talent

Is the United States falling behind in the global race for scientific and engineering talent? Are U.S. employers facing shortages of the skilled workers they need to compete in a g...

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Spouses Of H-1B Visa Holders May Soon Be Able To Hold U.S. Jobs

With immigration overhaul a non-starter in Congress, advocates of change have been urging the Obama administration to make some changes on its own....

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USCIS Reaches FY 2015 H-1B Cap

04/10/14- USCIS announced on April 7 that it has received a sufficient number of H-1B petitions to reach the statutory cap of 65,000 visas for fiscal year (FY) 2015. USCIS has also...

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Estimates Of The Size And Characteristics Of The Resident Nonimmigrant Population In the United States: January 2012

This report presents estimates of the size and characteristics of the resident nonimmigrant population in the United States. The estimates are daily averages for the 12-month peri...

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Lawsuit: Oracle Called $50K 'Good Money For An Indian'

A former Oracle sales manager is suing the vendor, alleging he was fired shortly after complaining of discriminatory actions by his superior and other company officials. Ian...

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How Overseas Call Centers Threaten U.S. Jobs, Consumer Privacy and Data Security

CWA has released a report entitled "Off shoring Security – How Overseas Call Centers Threaten U.S. Jobs, Consumer Privacy and Data Security." The document outlines how U.S. corpor...

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Indian Corporation Pays Record Amount To Settle Allegations of Systemic Visa Fraud And Abuse of Immigration Processes

PLANO, Texas – Infosys Corporation, an Indian company involved in consulting, technology, and outsourcing, has agreed to a civil settlement of allegations of systemic visa fraud ...

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Federal Inquiry Into Indian Firm Puts a Focus on Widespread Visa Abuses

A federal investigation into visa use by Infosys, the Indian technology outsourcing giant, has brought to light widespread abuses in the industry and prompted investigations into o...

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