Tag Archives: Immigration

Shepherders and the H-2A Visa: DOL Publishes New Rule on Minimum Wage, Other Issues

In proof that the reach of the Department of Labor, the FLSA, and immigration laws is greater than you ever thought, this past week, the DOL published its Final Rule on shepherders and other herders of range livestock, including goats.  The ...

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DHS’s Proposed STEM OPT Regulation Sent to OMB for Approval

Employers who rely on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) students to fill technical positions got some good news this past week.  The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) sent its proposed regulation on the STEM Optional Practical Training (OPT) program ...

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