I am on H1b and my consulting company is not paying me the minimum wages too when i am in bench, is it legally ok, please advise

Asked over 1 year ago - Schaumburg, IL

I am on H1b and my consulting company is not paying me the minimum wages too when i am in bench, is it legally ok, please advise

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  1. Carl Michael Shusterman

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    Answered . No, your employer must pay you at the offered wage.

    (213) 394-4554 x0 Mr. Shusterman is a former INS Trial Attorney (1976-82) with over 35 years of immigration... more
  2. Alexander Joseph Segal

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    Answered . This is not a general question you ask. You are clearly in need of a legal advice. No problem, but not on AVVO. AVVO is a free general legal information blog, not a substitute for legal advice. Look for an attorney you would like to have a consultation with. You can use Find a Lawyer tab above, right here in AVVO. Select an attorney, contact them directly and schedule a consultation. You might be glad you did.

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  3. Alexander M. Ivakhnenko

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    Answered . Consult with a local employment/labor attorney for proper legal remedy to comply the employer to the contractural offer.

    DISCLAIMER The answer given above by the lawyer serves for educational purposes only and provides general... more
  4. Dhenu Mitesh Savla

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    Answered . No. It is not legal. You may have legal options available.

    Dhenu Savla, Esq.
    SwagatUSA, LLC
    www.swagatusa.com/attorney

    This answer does not create an attorney-client relationship and is not meant to be relied upon as legal advice.

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