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5 Key Considerations When Initiating a PERM Labor Certification for Your Employee
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • June 9 2017

For most employers, sponsoring a foreign national employee for an employment-based green card requires filing a Program Electronic Review Management


Hiring Best Practices: 5 DOs and DON’Ts When a Job Applicant Announces a Pregnancy
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • June 9 2017

Want a road map for how not to react to a successful job applicant who announces her pregnancy immediately after receiving an offer letter? Look at


Louisiana Court Rejects Landman’s Whistleblower Claim Based on Finding That He Was an Independent Contractor
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • June 9 2017

A recent Louisiana Court of Appeal decision held that an oil and gas landman did not have a claim under the Louisiana environmental whistleblower


Acosta Plans to Rescue Overtime Rule with Information Request
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • June 8 2017

At a U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) budget hearing before the Subcommittee for Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies of


First Circuit Applies FAA Transportation Worker Exception to Independent Contractors
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • June 7 2017

The First Circuit Court of Appeals, in a case of first impression, recently issued an important ruling that will have a major impact on transportation


DOL Withdraws Independent Contractor and Joint Employment Guidance
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • June 7 2017

On June 7, 2017, Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta announced that the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has withdrawn two informal guidance documents on


First Circuit Refuses to Recognize a Section 1981 Private Right of Action for Damages Against State Actors
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • June 7 2017

In a recent decision, Buntin v. City of Boston, the First Circuit Court of Appeals held that there is no implied private right of action for damages


Sixth Circuit Adopts NLRB’s D.R. Horton Rule and Deepens Circuit Split on Class Action Waivers
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • June 6 2017

The Sixth Circuit Court of Appealsapparently unable to wait a few months for the Supreme Court of the United States to rule on the issue


Another Potential Landmine for Employers: Oregon Pay Equity Bill Signed by the Governor
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • June 2 2017

On June 1, 2017, Governor Kate Brown signed into law House Bill 2005, which creates considerable new obligations and areas of liability for Oregon


West Virginia’s New Drug & Alcohol Law: What You Need to Know for Your Testing Programs
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • June 2 2017

West Virginia employers that may have hesitated in the past to implement and enforce robust drug and alcohol testing policies may now do so without