Freedom, Asylum Seekers, and Two Lots of European Human Rights – Michael Rhimes

C-601/15 JN (in French only) offers important insights into the detention of asylum seekers. It also somewhat of a double bill, involving not one but two sets of European Human Rights. In this post I will set out the facts, give a quick refresher of the relationship between the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) […]

Good News For H-1B Visa Cap Seekers in 2016 – Prepare Now.

As the H-1B cap season for FY 2017 approaches, employers and potential employees alike must be prepared. For the uninitiated, the H-1B cap refers to the statutory limit placed on visas available for temporary workers in specialty occupations. Currently, this limit is set at 65,000, with an additional 20,000 reserved for those with advanced U.S. […]