DOL Rejects H-1B Prof.’s Claims Over Teaching Assignments

Law360, New York (December 8, 2015, 8:06 PM ET) — A U.S. Department of Labor judge ruled Monday that California State University Northridge wasn’t required to give a former professor more teaching assignments, finding that an agreement made as part of his worker visa didn’t demand a specific course load.

Administrative Law Judge William J. King affirmed a decision from the DOL’s Wage and Hour Division to reject professor Kalyan Chakravarty’s allegations under the Immigration and Nationality Act.

Chakravarty claimed that a labor certification agreement Cal State Northridge submitted as part of his H-1B visa application…

Source: Law360