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California E-Advance: Court Opinions For Issue Date: Friday, February 5, 2016

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Daniel M. Kowalski
USCIS Guidance on H-2B Returning Worker Exemption

USCIS, Feb. 5, 2016 - "H-2B Returning Workers Exempted from the H-2B Cap for Fiscal Year 2016 H-2B Employers Urged to Identify Returning Workers when Filing Petitions Effective December 18, 2015, H-2B workers identified as “returning...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Cyrus D. Mehta on Equivalent Degree Traps

Cyrus D. Mehta, Feb. 5, 2016 - "Navigating immigration law is already challenging, and it becomes increasingly more so when one is dealing with the DOL and the USCIS, who are committed to different standards relating to equivalency. What is worse...

Daniel M. Kowalski
OCIJ Issues New Version of Immigration Court Practice Manual

E-Mail from USDOJ, Feb. 5, 2016 - "The Office of the Chief Immigration Judge is issuing a new version of the Immigration Court Practice Manual to facilitate ease of online use. New features of the Practice Manual include internal hyperlinks and a...

Larson's Spotlight
Arkansas: Employer Secured Comp Coverage in Spite of Failure to List Employees in Policy Documents

An Arkansas court held that the owner of a small Arkansas business appropriately secured workers’ compensation coverage when evidence indicated an insurance company issued a policy and the business paid a premium of $1,000. That the policy did not...

Larson's Spotlight
Delaware: Employer Must Show Available Work Within Worker’s Limitations, Including Worker’s Undocumented Status

Evidence supported the Board’s finding that an employee was a displaced worker where, following surgery on her left wrist, the worker had been released to light-duty, one-handed work but, because of limited education, inability to speak English...