11th Circ. Urged To Uphold Ban On DOL's H-2B Visa Rules

Law360, New York (August 14, 2012, 7:14 PM EDT) -- Business groups challenging the U.S. Department of Labor's new H-2B visa rules urged the Eleventh Circuit on Monday not to overturn a preliminary injunction barring the agency from implementing the regulations, saying the DOL lacked the authority to issue them.

U.S. District Judge M. Casey Rodgers handed down the injunction in April, shortly before the updated rules governing the administration of the nonagricultural, temporary foreign worker program were scheduled to take effect. The DOL is appealing the preliminary injunction, maintaining that it was granted based on...
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