Shepherds Ask Court To End DOL's H-2A Wage Floor

Law360, New York (January 17, 2017, 3:36 PM EST) -- A group of shepherds challenging a 2015 Department of Labor rule setting a pay floor for long-term livestock workers on temporary H-2A visas urged a D.C. federal court on Monday to deal them a quick win and to find the rule is illegal.

In the motion for summary judgment, the workers said the court should recognize that the rule, which allegedly sets their base pay at less than $3 an hour and wrongly categorizes them as temporary and seasonal workers under the H-2A visa, is unfairly...
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HISPANIC AFFAIRS PROJECT , et al v. PEREZ, et al


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1:15-cv-01562

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District Of Columbia

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Administrative Procedure Act/Review or Appeal of Agency Decision

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Beryl A. Howell

Date Filed

September 22, 2015

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