EIG Law

Travel Ban Update: Breaking News! SCOTUS Allows Travel Ban 3.0 to Take Effect

Breaking News: SCOTUS Allows Travel Ban 3.0 to Take Effect News: Today, the Supreme Court rolled back the preliminary injunction forestalling the implementation of Travel Ban 3.0. The order, which was unsigned, appears to have been backed by 7 of the 9 justices, all except Justices Ginsburg and Sotomayor. Context: The preliminary injunction was issued to forestall […]

Erickson in the News: Employment & Immigration Whiteboard

EMPLOYMENT & IMMIGRATION WHITEBOARD: Proposal would extend ‘extreme vetting’ visa questions for 3 years By Ted Hesson |11/27/2017 05:10 PM EDT The Trump administration plans to continue so-called extreme vetting of visa applicants for years to come, according to a notice published in the Federal Register today. The notice, issued by the State Department, deals with an […]

Erickson in the News: California Immigration Law Creates New Challenges for Employers

(Reproduced with permission from Daily Labor Report, 220 DLR 7 (November 16, 2017). Copyright 2017 by The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. (800-372-1033) <http://www.bna.com>) California Immigration Law Creates New Challenges for Employers A new California law aimed at curbing immigration enforcement could cause problems for employers. California’s A.B. 450, signed into law Oct. 5, will become […]

Erickson in the News: “Drunk Driving Is More Than an Arrest for Foreign Workers” (BNA)

(Reproduced with permission from Daily Labor Report, 207 DLR 13 (Oct. 27, 2017). Copyright 2017 by The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. (800-372-1033) http://www.bna.com.) Driving under the influence could have particularly serious consequences for temporary foreign workers and the businesses that employ them. The situation is ‘‘somewhat fluid,’’ so ‘‘we’re not feeling the impact yet,’’ Jerry Erickson […]