Tag Archives: employment

Buy American Hire American: New Executive Order on H-1B Visas for Foreign Workers

On April 17, 2017 the President signed a new Executive Order that directs federal agencies to review employment immigration laws to promote "Hire American" policies. The Order will most likely impact the H-1B visa programs. CONTINUE READING...

Employers Beware: The National Labor Relations Board Cracks Down on Non-Disparagement Policies

Do you know which policies would constitute a violation of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA)? Employers should review their policies to ensure that the policies are not overbroad and do not encompass what could be reasonably interpreted as chilling employees’ Section 7 protected concerted activities. CONTINUE READING...

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