Approved H-1B? Get the Ball Rolling On Your Consular Application Now

Approved H-1B? Get the Ball Rolling On Your Consular Application Now

Getting an H-1B nonimmigrant visa for new employment with a private employer in the United States has become an obstacle course that now even requires winning a lottery. The process has become so complicated that H-1B beneficiaries lucky enough to find a bona fide offer of employment, win the visa lottery, and actually have their case approved by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) still cannot start to work in H-1B status until October 1, 2014.

Management Liability Insurance and Immigration Enforcement

By | The D&O Diary | July 23, 2014
Management Liability Insurance and Immigration Enforcement

In a May 1, 2014 opinion (here), District of Kansas Judge Sam A. Crow, applying Illinois law, held that neither the EPL insurance coverage part nor the D&O insurance coverage part of a restaurant company’s management liability insurance policy covered the defense fees incurred or the forfeiture amount ordered in an immigration enforcement proceeding that resulted in the company’s entry of a guilty plea to a criminal charge.