Cyrus D. Mehta, Kaitlyn Box, Nov. 1, 2021
"On October 19, 2021, the U.S. DOJ and DOL announced that they had reached separate settlement agreements with Facebook regarding the company’s purportedly discriminatory PERM labor certification...
DOJ, Oct. 19, 2021
"The U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Department of Labor today announced separate settlement agreements with Facebook regarding its use of the permanent labor certification program (PERM). The Justice Department’s...
DOL, Sept. 1, 2021
U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration OFFICE OF FOREIGN LABOR CERTIFICATION Hurricane Ida Frequently Asked Questions September 1, 2021
OFLC, July 16, 2021
1. OFLC Announces Relocation of the Office of Foreign Labor Certification's Atlanta National Processing Center; Change of Physical Mailing Address
The Employment and Training Administration issued a Federal Register notice...
DOL, June 29, 2021
OFLC Announces Updates to Implementation of the Final Rule Affecting Wages for H-1B and PERM Workers; District Court’s Order Vacating Final Rule
"On June 23, 2021, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of...
DOL, Jan. 20, 2021
U.S. Department of Labor Withdraws Forthcoming H-2A Temporary Agricultural Program Rule for Review
On January 15, 2021, the U.S. Department of Labor (Department) announced and posted on the Office of Foreign Labor Certification’s...
DOLETA, Jan. 15, 2021 - H-1B Program Bulletin Clarifying Filing Requirements for Labor Condition Applications by Secondary Employers at 20 C.F.R. §§ 655.715 and 655.730(a)
DOLWHD, Jan. 15, 2021 - H-1B program obligations for common-law em...
Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 9 / Thursday, January 14, 2021 - "In this final rule, the Department of Labor (the Department or DOL) adopts with changes an Interim Final Rule (IFR) that amended Employment and Training Administration (ETA) regulations...
Hedging bets, simultaneous publication of a " direct final rule " and a proposed rule on Jan. 4, 2021: "The Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Labor (DOL) are jointly issuing this direct final rule to extend DOL’s...
Chamber of Commerce v. DHS
"The Court once again confronts a challenge to the Administration’s assertion that the H-1B visa program adversely affects American workers to such a degree that it must take immediate action. See Nat’l Ass’n...
Angelo A. Paparelli, Oct. 13, 2020
Immigration Rush to Judgment – No Good Cause for New H-1B Rules in a Hurry
" The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) last week affirmed the truth of the Upton Sinclair...
DOL, Sept. 24, 2020
"The Employment and Training Administration (ETA), U.S. Department of Labor (DOL, or the Department, or we), announces the availability of up to $150 million in grant funds authorized under section 414(c) of the American Competitiveness...
OFLC, June 16, 2020
" OFLC Announces Extension of Issuance of Electronic PERM Labor Certifications Through September 30, 2020.
On March 25, 2020, the Office of Foreign Labor Certification (OFLC) informed stakeholders that the Atlanta National...
1. " OFLC Issues Frequently Asked Questions Related to the H-2B Supplemental Visa Allocation Announcement by Department of Homeland Security for the Second Half of Fiscal Year 2020.
The Office of Foreign Labor Certification (OFLC) has released...
On Thursday, Mar. 5, 2020 DOL published this " Notice of Availability " in the Federal Register collecting "Guidance Documents."
On Friday, Mar. 6, 2020 DOL published a " Direct Final Rule " and a Proposed Rule , both relating...