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HTMLEB-5: A Creative Financing Option for U.S. Developers and Businesses
Maria del Carmen Ramos; Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 10, 2015, previously published on December 17, 2014
In recent years, as raising capital has become more difficult for developers and the waiting time for green cards has increased for immigrants from certain countries, the popularity of the EB-5 Regional Center Program (also known as the Investor Pilot Program) has skyrocketed. On the one hand, that...

 

HTMLCongress Discusses Federal Data Breach Laws
Michael S. Taaffe; Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 10, 2015, previously published on January 30, 2015
Earlier this week, the U.S. House of Representatives’ Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade held a hearing during which there was a discussion of a Congressional proposal for a federal data breach statute.

 

HTMLThe Devil is In the Details: What Employers and Businesses Need to Know About President Obama's Executive Actions on Immigration
Maria del Carmen Ramos; Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 10, 2015, previously published on January 14, 2015
When President Barack Obama first addressed the nation to unveil his Immigration Accountability Executive Actions, the media and the internet were in a frenzy to see who could get the story out first. Despite the fact that many of the specifics of the planned executive actions were unclear or not...

 

HTMLProtect Yourself: Are You Prepared for a Personal Lawsuit?
Dana Drew Shaw, Bennett H. Speyer; Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 10, 2015, previously published on January 22, 2015
Head coaches are subject to personal lawsuits for a variety of reasons, and these cases are probably more common than you think. Many times the situation is swept away quietly without public knowledge; however, the recent suit filed against the University of Oregon and its men’s head...

 

Adobe PDFHow to Respond When ICE Offers to Help
Maria del Carmen Ramos; Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 6, 2015, previously published on Fall 2014
When someone approaches you in a friendly manner, you want to oblige. When someone smiles, your natural inclination is to smile back. So it’s no wonder that an employer may not understand the danger posed when a friendly Immigration and Customs Enforcement (“ICE”) auditor shows up...

 

Adobe PDFA Hunt for Justice Erodes the Attorney-Client Privilege
David H. Conaway; Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 6, 2015, previously published on December 2014
In a highly regulated environment, it is challenging for U.S. corporations to maintain 100% compliance with each and every law touching them. When issues arise, U.S. corporations rely on the ability to have full and frank discussions with their legal counsel to assess risk and take corrective...

 

HTMLL-1B Policy Development: USCIS Issues L-1B Adjudications Memo for Comment
Mechelle Zarou; Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 1, 2015, previously published on March 24, 2015
Today, U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) issued a policy memorandum that provides guidance to field adjudicators on things to consider while adjudicating an L-1B petition. Specifically, the new L-1B Adjudications Policy is meant to consolidate previous policy memoranda as well as...

 

HTMLApril Visa Bulletin Released
Mechelle Zarou; Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 1, 2015, previously published on March 25, 2015
The U.S. Department of State (DOS) recently released the April Visa Bulletin. Overall, most visa categories moved forward. In particular, EB-2 India and EB-2 China advanced by seven and eight months, respectively. Unfortunately, as expected, the EB-3 China retrogressed by 10 months.

 

HTMLOPT Program Under Attack
Maria del Carmen Ramos; Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 1, 2015, previously published on March 18, 2015
While a lawsuit challenging President Obama’s executive action has garnered headlines recently, another lawsuit that could negatively impact the labor supply and increase the cost of doing business for employers has largely managed to escape the media’s attention. In 2008, the...

 

HTMLFifth Circuit to Hear Oral Arguments on Whether to Lift Injunction on April 17
Maria del Carmen Ramos; Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 1, 2015, previously published on March 25, 2015
Yesterday, the Fifth Circuit granted the U.S. Department of Justice’s (DOJ) request to expedite its appeal of U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen’s injunction staying President Obama’s immigration actions.

 


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