Judge dismisses suit against Disney for allegedly replacing workers with H-1B's

Posted Friday, October 14, 2016 9:03 AM | Contributed by Jeff

A federal judge in Florida dealt a blow on Thursday to legal claims by American technology workers who were laid off by the Walt Disney Company and forced to train foreign replacements, dismissing lawsuits by two workers who said Disney had conspired with outsourcing companies to violate visa laws. In a terse decision, Judge Gregory A. Presnell of the United States District Court in Orlando rejected the former workers’ arguments that Disney and the two contractors had colluded to make false statements when they applied for temporary visas, known as H-1B, for the foreign replacements.

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Saturday, October 15, 2016 3:05 PM
Tommytheduck's avatar

3 hours later, Judge Gregory A. Presnell was seen peeling out of Porsche of Orlando in a brand new Polo Red 911 Turbo S.

Last edited by Tommytheduck, Saturday, October 15, 2016 3:06 PM

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