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HTMLThe President’s Administration Extends Temporary Protected Status to Nicaragua and Honduras
Shaun Staller; Greenberg Traurig LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 6, 2014, previously published on October 24, 2014
The U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security announced last week that he will extend Temporary Protected Status (TPS) to eligible nationals of Nicaragua and Honduras for an additional 18 months. The extension is effective from January 6, 2015 through July 5, 2016.

 

HTMLDenmark’s Differentiated Tax Regime for Online Gambling and Land-Based Games Still Stands
Martha A. Sabol, Emilie van Hasselt, Peter van Langeveld; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 6, 2014, previously published on November 4, 2014
On Sept. 26, 2014, the EU General Court issued two rulings on Denmark’s differentiated tax regime for online gambling and land-based games. The applicants had challenged the September 2011 decision of the European Commission that a differentiated tax regime for online gambling and land-based...

 

HTMLInvestor Advisory Committee Recommends Changes to Accredited Investor Definition
Paul Berkowitz, Zachary A. Greenberg, Jean E. Harris; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 6, 2014, previously published on October 30, 2014
On Oct. 9, 2014, the Investor Advisory Committee (the Committee) formally presented its recommendation to the Securities Exchange Commission (the SEC) regarding the definition of “accredited investor” in Regulation D. The definition, largely unchanged since its inception, is aimed at...

 

HTMLItaly Offers Expedited Intracompany Transfer Application Process
Rebecca B. Schechter; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 6, 2014, previously published on October 28, 2014
Intracompany transfer to Italy from non-EU countries are now able to take advantage of two- to three-week work permit processing, pursuant to a new fast-track procedure implemented by the Ministry of Interior. The standard work permit process, which includes approval from the Italian Labour Board,...

 

HTMLThe Hard Lessons of Hiring Unauthorized Workers
Scott T. Decker; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 6, 2014, previously published on October 22, 2014
Employment of unauthorized workers can have serious consequences for both the workers and the employers who knowingly employ them. This hard lesson was learned last week by the owners of a Chinese restaurant located in the Charleston, South Carolina area.

 

HTMLU.S. Consulate in Calgary Closed for the Month of November
Shaun Staller; Greenberg Traurig LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 6, 2014, previously published on October 22, 2014
The U.S. Consulate General in Calgary, Canada will be closed for visa appointments for the month of November 2014. The closure results from planned renovations to the facility.

 

HTMLNew York State Lobbyists Required to Complete Training Before End of 2014
Mark F. Glaser, Joshua L. Oppenheimer; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 28, 2014, previously published on October 7, 2014
As a result of broad ethics reform legislation enacted in 2011, the New York State Legislative Law mandates that the New York State Joint Commission on Public Ethics (JCOPE or the Commission) “provide an online ethics training course for individuals registered as lobbyists.” The law...

 

HTMLAustralia: Fair Work Inspectors Can Now Check For Immigration Compliance
Ian R. Macdonald, Shaun Staller; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 27, 2014, previously published on October 5, 2014
All Australian businesses were already under the obligation to only employ staff authorized to work in Australia. Those businesses that are registered to sponsor overseas employees have additional obligations as well, such as a duty to provide notifications to the Department of Immigration and...

 

HTMLInfosys Whistleblower Retaliation Claim Filed in New Jersey
Scott T. Decker; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 23, 2014, previously published on October 13, 2014
A former Infosys Ltd. employee filed a lawsuit late last week in New Jersey federal court alleging that he was pressured to resign from the company and that the company continues to retaliate against him by refusing to rehire him. This is the second lawsuit he has filed against Infosys. As...

 

HTMLSouth Africa Tightens its Immigration Laws
Rebecca B. Schechter; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 23, 2014, previously published on October 13, 2014
As we reported earlier this month, South Africa instituted some important changes to its immigration laws this year. South Africa has utilized the familiar “carrot and stick” approach in its immigration overhaul: while it has extended the validity of its major employment visas, South...

 


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