The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced that the existing Labor Condition Application (LCA) system used for H-1B and E-3 nonimmigrant visa cases will remain operational through June 30, 2009 to allow employers sufficient time to transition to the new “iCert” system. The DOL has asked employers who are already using the new iCert program to report all technical issues to the iCert help desk at [email protected].