International students will have an easier time obtaining H-1B status after a federal judge ended a Trump administration regulation that made the process more difficult. According to this Forbes article, Trump administration officials increased H-1B denial rates via memos and policies that were later ruled unlawful. McDermott partner Paul Hughes—who represented plaintiffs in an complaint […]

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Gov. Gavin Newsom recently signed several bills extending exemptions from the state’s ‘ABC’ test, which is used to determine whether a worker is an independent…
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U.S. employers added a disappointing 194,000 new jobs in September, with hiring in leisure and hospitality leading the way, according to the latest employment report…
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