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|Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals Says Beneficiary of Approved I-140 Has Standing to Challenge an I-140 Revocation|
Catharine Yen; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
October 15, 2014, previously published on September 30, 2014On September 29, 2014, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit ruled that a beneficiary of an approved I-140 visa petition has standing to challenge the revocation of a previously approved I-140 visa petition.
|Consultation on New Public Sector Regulations|
Stephen Abram, Stephen C. Tupper; Greenberg Traurig Maher LLP;
October 15, 2014, previously published on October 3, 2014The new Public Sector Directive 2014/24 (the New Public Sector Directive) on public procurement entered into force on 17 April 2014. This replaces Directive 2004/18. The New Public Sector Directive is accompanied by two other new directives, those for utilities and concession contracts...
|Special Transportation & Infrastructure Panel Releases Report on Public-Private Partnerships|
Diane J. Blagman, Robert S. Brams, Alais L. M. Griffin, Yosbel A. Ibarra, Jamey L. Tesler; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
October 15, 2014, previously published on October 2, 2014Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee’s Panel on Public-Private Partnerships (P3 Panel) released its final report and recommendations regarding how to improve the delivery, oversight, and transparency of P3s (Report). This Report comes at the...
|Antitrust Compliance in the EU - Reason Rules Again!|
Teresa Charatjan, Irving Scher, Hans Urlus, Emilie van Hasselt; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
October 8, 2014, previously published on September 30, 2014Agreements between undertakings that may affect trade between Member States and have as their object or effect the restriction of competition are prohibited pursuant to Article 101(1) of Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU). If an agreement has the object to restrict competition,...
|New LCIA International Arbitration Rules Come Into Effect|
David Baron, Matias Osvaldo Bietti, Andrew Briggs, Hugh E. Hackney, Thomas R. Snider; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
October 7, 2014, previously published on October 1, 2014The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), one of the world’s leading international arbitral institutions, has issued an updated set of procedural rules for LCIA-administered arbitrations. The updated rules replace the LCIA’s previous rules, which had been in force since...
|The Advent of Global Entry|
Jeanette Ynfante; Greenberg Traurig LLP;
October 3, 2014, previously published on September 25, 2014Since its creation six years ago, the Global Entry program has been a success in the international travel environment, with significant growth and expansion year after year. The program, which allows pre-approved, low-risk travelers to receive expedited clearance upon entry to the United States, is...
|Myanmar Alert - Securing Visas Upon Arriving in the Country on the Increase|
Ian R. Macdonald; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
October 3, 2014, previously published on September 22, 2014The number of visitors obtaining visas when they arrive at Yangon International Airport in Myanmar has increased significantly. In the first eight months of 2014, 74,503 individuals entered the country without first getting a visa at a Myanmar Consulate abroad; instead opting to obtain tourist or...
|Where do Social Security Payments Made by Undocumented Workers Go?|
Ian R. Macdonald; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
October 3, 2014, previously published on September 26, 2014Many employers are familiar with the following scenario: You hire someone, put them on payroll and deduct taxes from their checks automatically - just like you do with all employees. You then find out through an audit by U.S. Immigration Customs and Enforcement (ICE) or by the employee coming clean...
|State Department Publishes Notice of 2016 Diversity Visa Lottery|
Dillon R. Colucci; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
October 3, 2014, previously published on September 26, 2014The Diversity Immigrant Visa program (the DV Program) is a program to diversify the immigrant population within the United States by mostly selecting applicants from countries with low rates of immigration to the United States. The DV Program is administered annually and the 2016 DV Program opens...
|OSC Guidance on I-9 Over-Documentation|
Scott T. Decker; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
October 3, 2014, previously published on September 23, 2014The U.S. Department of Justice Office of Special Counsel for Immigration-Related Unfair Employment Practices (OSC) enforces the anti-discrimination provisions of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). This law prohibits, among other things, document abuse during the Form I-9 employment...