US Seeks To Ax Mariana Islands Casino’s Suit Over Visas

Law360, New York (October 17, 2016, 6:02 PM EDT) — The U.S. told a federal court Friday it should dismiss a Pacific island casino’s new claim that the government illegally denied permits to workers, saying that the casino’s permits to employ nonimmigrants with CW-1 visas have already expired and thus can’t form the basis of a claim.

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services said the court should dismiss Hong Kong Entertainment (Overseas) Investment Ltd.’s amended complaint in its attempt to secure the visas for foreign workers at the company’s Tinian Dynasty Hotel and Casino in the Northern…

Source: Law360