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DOL Posts Emergency H-2B Guidance
Posted on 30 Dec 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

DOL, Dec. 29, 2015 - " The 2016 Department of Labor Appropriations Act, (Division H, Title I of Public Law 114-113) (2016 DOL Appropriations Act) which was signed into law on December 18, 2015, contains several provisions impacting the Office of... Read More

Tags: guidance , H-2B

H-2B Guidance from DOL
Posted on 16 May 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"This document provides guidance to the regulated community of the injunction, by judicial order, of the 2012 H–2B Final Rule and the continuing effectiveness of the 2008 H–2B Rule until such time as further judicial or other action suspends... Read More

Tags: guidance , H-2B

OFLC Issues Additional Guidance on H-2Bs, CATA, Surveys
Posted on 28 Jan 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"On Dec. 23, 2014, the Department announced procedures to implement the Court's decision in Comite de Apoyo a los Trabajadores Agricolas et al v. Perez, No. 14-3557 (3rd Cir.Dec. 5, 2014), which were applicable to (1) employers with pending prevailing... Read More

Tags: guidance , DOL , surveys , oflc , cata , spwds , H-2B

Advance Copy of DOL H-2B Guidance
Posted on 15 May 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Department of Labor (the Department) is providing notice of the judicial order enjoining the Department from implementing and enforcing the Temporary Non-agricultural Employment of H-2B Aliens in the United States, published February 21, 2012... Read More

Advance copy of DOL Guidance: H-2B Wage Methodology, Delay of Effective Date
Posted on 29 Dec 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"This Notice provides additional guidance to those employers who have received from the Department either a supplemental or dual prevailing wage determinations based on a previous effective date of the new prevailing wage methodology. This guidance... Read More

Tags: wage , guidance , H-2B