https://www.uscis.gov/news/alerts/uscis-will-temporarily-suspend-premium-processing-all-h-1b-petitions Starting April 3, 2017, USCIS will temporarily suspend premium processing for all H-1B petitions. This suspension may last up to 6 months. While H-1B premium processing is suspended, petitioners will not be able to file Form I-907, Request for … Read more.
The City of Akron recently passed three new pieces of legislation aimed at boosting city coffers by requiring contractors to take additional steps prior to performing work in the city: Ordinance No. 412-2016 authorizes the Tax Administrator to accept information from … Read more.
AKRON, Ohio – BRENNAN, MANNA AND DIAMOND is proud to announce managing partners for its Columbus and Cleveland offices: DAVID M. SCOTT and JEFFREY C. MILLER, respectively, as well as the appointment of three of the firm’s attorneys to its … Read more.
Brennan, Manna & Diamond’s healthcare law partner, Daphne Saneholtz, was quoted in Decision Health/Part B article “Trump tabs Obamacare foe Tom Price to Lead HHS, Seema Verma to head CMS,” looking at the potential impact that the appointments may have on the signature legislation … Read more.
Pending further order from the Court or change in regulations, employers are not required to raise the salary of exempt employees to $47,476 per year by December 1, 2016 in order for the employee to maintain their current exemption status. … Read more.
When President-elect Trump takes office, what can employers expect? What will be the effect of his presidency on the workplace and workforce? The probabilities and possibilities range from minor to major changes, with both short and long-term effects. Supreme Court … Read more.
AKRON, Ohio – Brennan, Manna & Diamond Healthcare Law Practice has been recognized by the American Bar Association Health Law Section and Becker’s Hospital Review as part of the Top 10 Recognition lists for the Midwest region. “The Top 10 … Read more.
Legal research has changed. An attorney who started his career dredging through books can now instantly consult vast databases, saving countless man hours. Soon, however, it may need not involve the man at all. According to Andrew Arruda, co-founder and … Read more.
Ohio’s Medical Marijuana Law will go into effect on September 8, 2016, and allow the use of medical marijuana for specified illnesses. Ohio’s dispensaries will not open until late-2018 or 2019. However, with a qualifying condition and permission from a … Read more.
Private University Labor Update Graduate students employed by private universities are permitted to unionize under federal law. On Tuesday, August 23, 2016, the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB” or “Board”) issued a 3-1 decision in Columbia University that student assistants … Read more.