Immigration Alert: DHS Site Visits and Inspections - Be Prepared


From time to time, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) conducts site visits at the offices of employers petitioning for temporary work visas on behalf of their employees. These visits are funded by the $500 “anti-fraud” fee that is a component of the filing fee for H-1B and L-1 visas. These site visits are currently on the rise, and it is important to understand what DHS is checking for and how to respond when a DHS officer or designated agent knocks on your door.

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