3rd Circ. Asked To Rehear Case Over DOL's H-2B Visa Rule

Law360, New York (March 27, 2014, 3:54 PM EDT) -- Employer groups on Tuesday urged the Third Circuit to revisit a February panel ruling that upheld a U.S. Department of Labor wage rule for the H-2B visa program, arguing that the Department of Homeland Security had improperly subdelegated authority to the DOL. 

The Louisiana Forestry Association Inc. and five other groups representing the hotel, carnival, sugar cane and crawfish industries filed a petition for rehearing and rehearing en banc that said a Feb. 5 panel decision in the government's favor erroneously concluded that the DHS had...
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