October 15, 2019 | 0 comments
The Department of Labor has collected monetary damages from two employers in Michigan - New Perspective Farms and Labor Solutions of Michigan.
October 4, 2019 | 0 comments
Following an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor, 22 workers hired on H-2B visas and two U.S. workers have won $70,000 from their employer for workers’ rights violations.
September 13, 2019 | 0 comments
August 30, 2019 | 0 comments
August 30, 2019 - Every year hundreds of thousands of H-2A migrant agricultural workers travel to the United States from their home communities, most of them in Mexico.
August 28, 2019 | 0 comments
Individuals who rented a room at a Motel 6 in the state of Washington between 2015 and 2017 may be eligible to participate in a financial settlement to compensate them for discrimination and privacy violations.
August 19, 2019 | 0 comments
Heat stroke is a severe, but completely preventable, disease that can result in death. This disease happens when someone spends too much time in the sun in very strong heat. Each year, about 600 people in the United States die of heat stroke.
August 7, 2019 | 0 comments
J-1 programs are intended to encourage cultural exchange and learning, however, people report cases of abuse, labor exploitation and human trafficking.
August 1, 2019 | 0 comments
The J-1 Exchange Visitor Program was created by the Department of State (DOS) in 1961 to enhance diplomacy and foster cultural exchange.
July 31, 2019 | 0 comments
Oliver Benzon, a former worker in the J-1 Summer Work Travel Visa program, shares his experiences in order to demonstrate the serious need to regulate the recruitment of J-1 workers to protect against fraud, discrimination, and e
July 30, 2019 | 0 comments
A new report released today, “Shining a Light on Summer Work: A First Look at the Employers Using the J-1 Summer Work Travel Visa,&rdq