B1 Visa

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B1 Visa

A visa granting the holder permission to enter the United States for business purposes. For example, a foreigner may procure a B1 visa in order to conduct a business deal with a client.
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The Company's use of B-1 visas was for legitimate business purposes and not in any way intended to circumvent the requirements of the H-1B program.
Infosys is engaged in discussions with the US Attorney's office and other government departments regarding a civil resolution of the government's investigation into the company's compliance" with temporary visas for tech workers known as B-1 visas, Infosys said in an addendum to its quarterly report.
Labour advocates say the temporary visas for technology workers in the US, known as B-1 visas, are used by Indian outsourcers to bring in cheap software experts in to work in the US instead of hiring American workers.
Employees applying for B-1 visas are prepared for the interview process at U.
B-1 visas cannot be used for visits involving gainful employment.
Both the State Department's B-1 visas for temporary visitors for business and the Department of Labor's H-1B visas for "temporary" alien workers for positions with college degrees are being used by businesses to pay well below the standard wage in professional fields.