The Czech Republic, Denmark, Madagascar, Portugal, and Sweden were added to the list of countries whose nationals are eligible to participate in the H-2A and H-2B visa programs for the coming year.
The measures President Obama announced included, among other things, initiating discussions to re-establish diplomatic relations with Cuba, and facilitating an expansion of travel.
Warren Mack has served on Minnesota Orchestra’s board since 1998, and he will serve as chair of the board for a one-year term.
Employment Authorization Granted to Certain H-4 Dependent Spouses of H-1B Nonimmigrants Seeking Employment-Based Lawful Permanent ResidenceCategory: Legal Update, News
The change will be effective May 26, 2015.
Fredrikson & Byron acted as legal counsel to Stone-Goff Partners in its sale of equity stake in Thymes to a private equity consortium.
Attorney John Koneck Receives Hennepin County Bar Association’s Pro Bono Publico Distinguished Service AwardCategory: Attorney Awards, Awards & Rankings, News
Fredrikson & Byron represented the City of New Brighton in achieving a $59.4 million settlement with the United States Army.
FTC Warning to Brain and Fitness App and Software Makers: Game / App Must Remove Unscientific Claims of Memory and Mental Fitness ImprovementCategory: Legal Update, News
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has signaled its willingness to regulate and scrutinize claims of improved physical and mental fitness made by software and app makers.
USCIS will start accepting H-1B petitions for fiscal year 2016 (October 1, 2015-September 30, 2016) on April 1, 2015. Only 65,000 H-1Bs are issued each fiscal year.