On April 18, 2017, at the Snap-On Tools® plant in Kenosha, Wisconsin, US President Donald Trump signed an EO addressing two aspects of the administration's policy: protection of US jobs and preference for US-manufactured products or goods.
In separate proceedings, two federal appeals courts announced recently that they would fast-track appeals of lower-court decisions to temporarily bar implementation of the executive order titled "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States," signed by President Donald Trump on March 6, 2017.
In a Policy Memorandum—"Rescission of the December 22, 2000 ‘Guidance memo on H1B computer related positions,'" PM-602-0142, March 31, 2017,—issued on the eve of the annual H-1B visa filing period, ...
In a per curiam decision this evening, February 9, 2017, a three-judge panel of the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit upheld the temporary restraining order of the US District Court for the Western District of Washington . . .
The new Security and Defense Cooperation Agreement (commonly referred to as the Bilateral Security Agreement or "BSA") is now in effect and has significant repercussions for U.S. contractors and their employees.