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  • DOL on Nunc Pro Tunc Extensions (8/7/1998)
    DOL memo dated 7/22/98 regarding expired labor condition applications utilization of nunc pro tunc extensions in H-1B cases where the underlying LCA was valid at the time of filing of the adjustment but expired prior to the issuance of a memo on the issue.
    AILA Doc. No. 98080758.
  • ETA Denies Expedited Processing (11/7/1996)
    DOL letter dated 10/16/96, explaining that expedited processing does not exist for labor certifications, citing increasing workloads and declining staff resources.
    AILA Doc. No. 96110759.
  • DOL Memo on Changes in Prevailing Wage Process (10/10/1996)
    DOL General Administrative Letter dated 10/1/96 from Barbara Farmer, Administrator for Regional Management, regarding changes in the prevailing wage process for labor certifications during FY1997.
    AILA Doc. No. 96101059.
  • DOL Memo on Measures for Increasing Efficiency in Labor Certification Process (10/1/1996)
    DOL memo dated 10/1/96 from Barbara Farmer, Administrator for Regional Management (DOL) provides procedural guidance to SESAs and Regional Offices for increasing efficiency in the permanent labor certification process under current regulations.
    AILA Doc. No. 96100140.
  • DOL Letter on Third Party Payment to H-1Bs (9/9/1996)
    DOL letter dated 8/21/96 from James Norris, Chief of DOL’s Division of Foreign Labor Certification, discusses the Labor Department position on whether it is permissible for an H-1B employer’s salary to be paid by a third party or an entity other than an attesting employer.
    AILA Doc. No. 96090999.
  • DOL Letter on Whether a New LCA is Required When Company Moves (6/16/1996)
    DOL letter dated 7/16/96 from Flora T. Richardson regarding whether or not an employer would have to post and/or file a new LCA when it relocated within the MSA covered by an existing LCA.
    AILA Doc. No. 96061659.
  • DOL Memo on Substituting Beneficiaries on Approved Labor Certifications (3/22/1996)
    DOL 3/22/96 memo notifying regions that operational responsibility for making substitutions of alien beneficiaries on approved labor certifications has been transferred from DOL to INS, and to provide operating procedures for handling requests for substitution.
    AILA Doc. No. 96032290.
  • DOL Memo on H-1A Nursing Program After 9/1/95 (9/11/1995)
    DOL field memorandum dated 8/30/95 from Barbara A. Farmer, Administrator for Regional Management (DOL), to all Regional Administrators regarding the processing of attestations and application for nonimmigrant H-1A registered nurses after 9/1/95.
    AILA Doc. No. 95091158.
  • DOL Memo on Prevailing Wages for Nonagricultural Immigrants (6/6/1995)
    A 5/18/95 GAL No. 4-95 from Barbara A. Farmer, Administrator for Regional Management (DOL) to all SESAs providing policy and procedural guidance for conducting prevailing wage surveys and making prevailing wage determinations for nonagricultural immigration programs.
    AILA Doc. No. 95060690.
  • DOL Interim Instructions on Substitutions in Approved Labor Certifications (5/9/1995)
    DOL memo No. 37-95 dated 5/4/95 from Barbara A. Farmer, Administrator, Office of Regional Management (DOL), to All Regional Administrators regarding the Interim Procedures for substituting alien beneficiaries on approved labor certifications.
    AILA Doc. No. 95050958.
  • DOL Policy Guidance on Alien Labor Certification Issues (5/23/1994)
    The following is a 5/16/94 Field Memorandum No. 48-94 from Barbara Ann Farmer, Administrator for Regional Management (DOL) to all Regional Administrators with a purpose to consolidate and disseminate policy guidance on a variety of recent issues pertaining to alien labor certification.
    AILA Doc. No. 94052390.
  • DOL on the Rejection of Labor Condition Application (3/3/1995)
    DOL memo on the rejection of labor condition applications based upon the listed source of prevailing wage data.
    AILA Doc. No. 95030359.
  • DOL Letter Regarding Labor Certications Filed on Behalf of LPRs (11/7/1994)
    DOL letter from Flora T. Richardson, Chief, Division of Foreign Labor Certification concerning the DOL policy regarding the processing of an Application for Alien Employment Certification for lawful permanent residents. Courtesy of Barbara Hines.
    AILA Doc. No. 94110759.
  • DOL on Location-Specific Periods of Intended Employment (9/9/1994)
    DOL 8/19/94 memorandum from Barbara Ann Farmer, Administrator for Regional Management (DOL) on whether the period of employment at item 7(e) of the labor condition application must be location-specific.
    AILA Doc. No. 94090959.
  • DOL Clarifies SESA Duties for Screening Rejected U.S. Workers (7/25/1994)
    DOL 6/16/94 memorandum from Barbara Ann Farmer, Administrator for Regional Management (DOL) to all Regional Administrators regarding clarification of immigration program requirements, in terms of follow-up with U.S. workers who are not hired for available positions.
    AILA Doc. No. 94072559.
  • DOL on Labor Certifications for Associate Degrees (6/2/1994)
    A 5/8/94 letter from Flora Richardson, Chief, Division of Foreign Labor Certification to Ann Pinchak in response to whether a college that awards two year Associate's Degree can file a labor certification pursuant to the special handling provisions at CFR 656. 31a for college or university teachers.
  • DOL on Labor Certifications for Employees Who Travel 100% of the Time (6/27/1994)
    A 6/15/94 letter from Flora T. Richardson, Chief, Division of Foreign Labor Certification (DOL), to Richard I. Fleischer regarding where to file an alien labor certification application when the job opportunity requires travel around the U.S. and the employee travels 100% of the time.
    AILA Doc. No. 94062759.
  • DOL on Job Documentation Requirements (3/17/1994)
    DOL 3/8/94 letter from Flora Richardson, Chief, Division of Foreign Labor Certifications (DOL) to Gregory P. Adams regarding documentation requirements to establish business necessity for an unduly restrictive job requirements.
    AILA Doc. No. 94031759.
  • DOL Advises on the Attestation of H-1A Nurses (3/9/1994)
    The following is a 3/1/94 letter from Flora T. Richardson, Chief, Division of Foreign Labor Certification (DOL), to Carl M. Shusterman regarding the attestation of H-1A nurses.
    AILA Doc. No. 94030959.
  • DOL Standards to Determine Full Time Employment (2/16/1994)
    The following is a 4/13/93 memorandum from Barbara A. Farmer, Administrator, Office of Regional Management to William J. Haltigan, Regional Administrator Philadelphia regarding the policy guidance on how many hours per week constitute full-time employment.
    AILA Doc. No. 94021654.
  • DOL on Job Opportunity Rejections (2/16/1994)
    A 9/10/93 memorandum from the Administrator, Office of Regional Management to the Regional Administrator in San Francisco regarding whether it would be appropriate to provide the relevant portions of the employer's post-recruitment report indicating the reasons for rejection to U.S. who applied.
    AILA Doc. No. 94021658.
  • DOL on Prevailing Wage Request Form (2/16/1994)
    DOL letter on whether it was appropriate for a state agency to require the employer to identify the name of the alien on the prevailing wage determination request form in order to provide a prevailing wage determination under the H-1B program.
    AILA Doc. No. 94021690.
  • DOL on Specific Vocational Preparation (2/16/1994)
    The following is a October 6, 1993 memorandum from Barbara A. Farmer, Administrator for Regional Management (DOL), to Norma Selvera, Acting Administrator for Region VI regarding the specific vocational preparation that can be credited towards a master's or doctorate.
    AILA Doc. No. 94021691.
  • DOL on Special Handling Provisions for College Teachers (2/16/1994)
    The following is a May 4, 1993 letter from Flora T. Richardson, Chief, Division of Foreign Labor Certification (DOL) regarding the special handling provisions for labor certifications for college and university teachers.
    AILA Doc. No. 94021655.
  • DOL Procedures for H-2B Temporary Labor Certifications (2/7/1994)
    The following is a Department of Labor memorandum from Barbara A. Farmer, Administrator for Regional Management to all State Employment Security Agencies (SESAs) regarding the procedures for processing H-2B temporary labor certification applications in nonagricultural occupations.
    AILA Doc. No. 94020790.
 
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