Immigration Law

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Easing the Guidance Document Dilemma Agency by Agency: Immigration Law and Not Really Binding Rules
Posted on 10 Jan 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Immigration law relies on rules that bind effectively, but not legally, to adjudicate millions of applications for immigration benefits every year. This article provides a blueprint for immigration law to improve its use of these practically binding... Read More

H-2B Visa Uproar: Gridlock, Chaos...or Opportunity?
Posted on 2 Apr 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

On March 21, 2013 the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania enjoined and vacated the 2008 Wage Rule . As of March 22, 2013, DOL began to " hold[...]in abeyance the issuance of final determinations on most pending H-2B applications... Read More

Tags: injunction , DOL , USCIS , rules , H-2B

Tangled H-2B Web - Update
Posted on 4 Apr 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Angelo A. Paparelli writes : "This post -- originally published on March 31, 2013 -- is a guest column ( updated on April 3, 2013 ) to reflect actions by the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. The original... Read More