Articles by: Elizabeth R. Palmer

Changes to the Temporary Guest Worker Program Effective April 23, 2012

The U.S. Department of Labor has issued a final rule that makes significant changes to the way the H-2B Certification for Temporary Non-Agriculture Work operates. The changes, which affect all employers participating in the program, are summarized as follows:  “Temporary need” is now defined as 9 months (under prior law it was 10 months) and […]