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What all Employers Need to Know about the New Unfair Immigration-Related Practices Laws in California

As of January 1, 2014, laws addressing unfair immigration-related practices go into effect.  The laws are broad and far reaching and portions involve all employers, not just employers with immigrant workers.  While the bulk of the new legislation deals with unfair immigration-related practices, Labor Code 1102.5, California’s whistleblower statute, was also amended to expand the types of […]

Filing Period for H-1B Visas to Open April 1st

From time to time we like to post guest blogs from our colleagues with information that might be useful to our clients.  The below post is from Melissa Harms, an immigration law attorney based in Marin.  Melissa can be reached at mharms@harms-law.com with any questions or inquiries. The FY2014 H-1B cap filing period will open 04/01/2013 (for […]