A recent San Jose Mercury News investigation accused Tesla Motors of using grossly underpaid, overworked, foreign laborers to build a new facility. The report has exposed the potential abuse of simple business visas, which were used by the approximately 140 Eastern European workers subcontracted to Tesla. Forum discusses the investigation into Tesla and whether the misuse of visas, and the exploitation of foreign labor is widespread in Silicon Valley.
- Tesla Factory's Expansion Helped by Cheap Foreign Labor (San Jose Mercury News)
- B-1/B-2 Visa Involved in Tesla Factory Expansion Sparks Debate (San Jose Mercury News)