Department of Labor investigation results in judge ordering MN tech company to pay engineer $43,366 in wages for H-1B visa violations

Cheap labor is what H-1B is all about.

“After an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD), Administrative Law Judge Theresa Timlin has issued an order requiring TLC Precision Wafer Technologies Inc. – based in Minneapolis, Minnesota – to pay a former employee $43,366 in back wages for violating the labor provisions of the H-1B visa program. Additionally, the company has been ordered to pay pre-judgment and post-judgement interest”.

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