U.S. employers added 199,000 new jobs in December 2021, coming in well below expectations, according to the latest employment report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. https://www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/hr-topics/talent-acquisition/pages/bls-hr-jobs-unemployment-jan-2022-covid19-coronavirus.aspx

States reported that 205,000 workers filed for new unemployment benefits during the week ending Dec. 18. Initial claims are now holding at or below the level they were… https://www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/hr-topics/talent-acquisition/pages/jobless-claims-dec-23-covid19-coronavirus-unemployment.aspx

The Biden administration’s latest regulatory plans reveal that it will continue to move on Trump-era proposals to reform the H-1B visa program for professional workers,… https://www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/hr-topics/talent-acquisition/pages/biden-2022-immigration-agenda-trump-proposals.aspx

We are in one of the tightest labor markets in memory, and all industries are feeling the pressure. Companies are getting increasingly desperate, but desperation can… https://www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/hr-topics/talent-acquisition/pages/recruiting-retirees-opportunities-barriers-best-practices.aspx

Immigrants waiting years to receive employment-based green cards to live and work in the United States would have a chance to realize their goal under provisions in… https://www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/hr-topics/talent-acquisition/pages/build-back-better-act-green-card-recapture.aspx

States reported that 199,000 workers filed for new unemployment benefits during the week ending Nov. 20, falling to the lowest level since 1969. https://www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/hr-topics/talent-acquisition/pages/jobless-claims-nov-24-covid19-coronavirus-unemployment.aspx

States reported that 268,000 workers filed for new unemployment benefits during the week ending November 13, the lowest level during the pandemic era. https://www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/hr-topics/talent-acquisition/pages/jobless-claims-nov-18-covid19-coronavirus-unemployment.aspx

States reported that 267,000 workers filed for new unemployment benefits during the week ending November 6, the lowest level during the pandemic era. New claims are down… https://www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/hr-topics/talent-acquisition/pages/jobless-claims-nov-10-covid19-coronavirus-unemployment.aspx

An employee who was laid off while recovering from an on-the-job knee injury could go forward with a disability discrimination claim under California’s Fair Employment and Housing Act.
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