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Thousands of Haitian immigrants living in the U.S. legally will face employment and travel hurdles because President Donald Trump's administration delayed the process of re-registering those with temporary protected status, Haitian community leaders and immigrant activists say. U.S. Citizenship and ...

Where a defendant employer has moved for summary judgment on a plaintiff's disability discrimination claim, the motion must be denied in light of evidence that the employer was working on an exit strategy because of the plaintiff's high blood pressure. "... Plaintiff testified that [Tracy] Hopper called her on ...
Where a plaintiff has alleged a discriminatory failure to hire, the defendant employer must be awarded summary judgment, as the plaintiff never completed the process of applying for a custodian position. "… Plaintiff Ulas Avci ('Avci' or 'plaintiff'), proceeding pro se, claims that Megan L. Brennan, Postmaster ...
Last year was a good year in Georgia for job creation, employment and increases in the workforce. During 2017 in Georgia, more than 83,000 new jobs were created, thousands more were employed and unemployment was down 1.1 percent, according to a release from the Department of Labor.
Called "employment First", the legislation requires the several agencies that work with people with disabilities to collaborate better and develop a joint plan to assist people with disabilities to find employment in the community. The Senate sponsor of the bill is Tom Tiffany of Hazelhurst. He outlines how the ...

The global refugee crisis has ignited debate in nearly every country that has seen an influx of refugees and asylum seekers. In most countries, the conversation surrounding refugees has tended to focus on whether or not they should be allowed to enter. As policymakers and the press spar over quotas and ...
Jesus Sanchez works on the second story exterior of town homes under construction Tuesday at the Lakes at Centerra in east Loveland. (Jenny Sparks / Loveland reporter-Herald). job creation and retail sales opportunities in the Centerra development in east Loveland help drive the city's economy, ...
After the first year of the Trump presidency, employment in the Federal sector stood at 2.819 million in December 2017, a loss of 18,000 jobs (-0.6%) over the year, according to preliminary information released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Job losses in 2017 would have been larger if not for the ...
SYDNEY, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Australian employment jumped past expectations in December to match the longest run of monthly gains on record, yet unemployment still edged up as more people looked for work, putting a drag on wages and inflation. Thursday's figures from the Australian Bureau of ...
A bill backed by Republicans in the state legislature would standardize employment rules across Wisconsin and prevent Municipalities from creating and enforcing their own employment discrimination laws. A labor law expert tells us what the impacts of the bill could be, and why it has some civil rights ...
According to instructor Mike Warren, the seminar will be a positive guide in employment readiness and will focus on multiple aspects of the job hunt, including applications and resumes. However, Warren also believes it is important to discuss unemployment itself and the effect it can have on job seekers.
BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) - There is help for folks with disabilities who would like to join the workforce. MomsEveryday host Melissa Robbins looked into Options employment Services here in NCWV. Melissa: We all know how difficult it can be to find employment. If you have a disaility...that can be a lot ...
Where the plaintiff alleges that, when he resigned from his employment, he was constructively discharged in violation of the Uniformed Services employment and Reemployment rights Act because his military service obligations made it impossible for him to meet the terms of his performance improvement ...
Australia employment is projected to increase 15.0K in December, but another above-forecast print may fuel the near-term advance in AUD/USD as it ... a less accommodative stance as 'f orward-looking indicators of labour demand suggested employment growth would be somewhat above average over ...
The IRS considers you to be self-employed if you carry on a trade or business as a sole proprietor or independent contractor, or if you're a member of a partnership that carries on a trade or business. Part-time businesses do count as self-employment, and entities related to partnerships, such as limited ...

LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Miss (WTOK) - MCCSA is expanding its focus this year to work harder to help people who are able to work land a job. The new year has brought an additional focus for Multi-County Community Service Agency. For more than 50 years MCCSA has helped meet the immediate ...
... local business leaders and Jeep dealers say. "The FCA supply chain is the Rockford metro area's largest manufacturing cluster and is at a record high of total employment," Pamela Lopez-Fettes, executive director of Growth Dimensions, an economic development group for Belvidere and Boone County, ...
The unemployment rate for Daviess, Hancock and Muhlenberg counties was the same as that of November 2016. McLean was up and Ohio was down. Daviess County's rate was 3.9 percent -- same as the national average -- in both years. It was 4.1 percent in October. Hancock was 4.6 percent in both ...
One could look at Deer Valley Resort's employment page, which has 85 open positions, said Lisa Angotti, recruiting manager for the resort. Or, said Maria Vorkink, hostess and manager at Red Rock Brewery, just drive around. "All you see are signs asking people to work," she said. "It tells you right there.".
Simulator helps criminal justice students with a better shot at employment. University of North Georgia public safety student Alexis Sutton uses a shooting simulator Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018 on the Dahlonega campus. The Gainesville police Department also use a simulator for their officers. - photo by Scott ...
Wichita company looks to expand, continue helping those with difficulty finding employment. Error loading player: ... Many at the cable and wiring company faced difficulty finding employment elsewhere due to lack of skills, disability, criminal convictions, or language barriers. "We remove those barriers and ...
"They're basically saying is that if this happened, we then made these concessions and offers to try to mitigate it and have a transfer out," attorney John Reckenbeil said. Reckenbeil, an attorney who focuses on labor, employment, and civil rights, says the letter could raise legal questions since the Sheriff's ...
One employment place turned around and said to me that 'I wouldn't even employ you with that on your face'. I've had other people who shrugged and laughed at me." But has since begun a job as a traffic controller in the city of Hamilton, and was pictured on facebook wearing a high-vis vest and hard hat.
FARMINGTON -- New Ventures Maine will offer a two-hour, tuition-free workshop for those thinking about starting their own business. The workshop is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 12, at New Ventures Office, 108 Perham St. This one-session workshop can help individuals decide if ...
States should try to align their Medicaid work requirements with similar conditions applying in other programs, such as food stamps. "People who participate in activities that increase their education and training are more likely to find sustainable employment, have higher earnings, a better quality of life, and, ...
Tasked with enforcing the business community's compliance with federal employment eligibility requirements, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland security Investigations (HSI) developed a comprehensive worksite enforcement strategy that targets employers who violate ...
Resume B is a brief, well-spaced-out page that includes one past employment experience: CPR-certified nanny for three years. Right off the bat, who do you want to interview? If you answered A, this article is for you. Being able to handle many responsibilities and complete them effectively is admirable.
The City of Philadelphia has launched a new effort to help young people find employment. Mayor Kenney was part of an announcement on Tuesday by Philadelphia Works inc. here in Center City. It's a $6,000,000 dollar youth employment initiative, in which the city will contract with local employers, who will ...
Boston (AP) -- An employment agency owner has been sentenced to spend two years in federal prison, after acknowledging she failed to pay taxes on approximately $4.3 million in wages. The U.S. attorney's office in Boston says 48-year-old Souleang Kane, of Providence, Rhode Island, ran several ...
Kentuckians who receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits and are eligible for the federally funded employment and Training (E&T) program will now receive assistance from Kentucky Career Centers to meet education and employment training needs. To better serve the people ...
The Swedish employment legislation is applicable in its entirety to those employees who work permanently in Sweden and in general to all categories of workers. That said, employees whose duties and conditions of employment are such that they may be deemed to occupy a managerial or comparable ...
More specifically, office employment grew by 32,000 in December, which the report calls "a disappointment," given monthly growth averaging 53,000 over the past year. During 2017, office employment grew by 621,000, versus 710,000 in 2016. A major issue for the year just starting, the report says, ...
In a recent study conducted by the Illinois Department of employment Security, Will County led the state in the percentage of change in the total number of private sector, unemployment insurance-covered jobs, growing by more than 30 percent over the past seven years. The study titled "Where workers ...
The Supreme Court has declined to wade into the joint employment debate, denying review to DirecTV v. Hall, No. 15-1857 (4th Cir. Jan. 25, 2017). The move lets stand the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) joint employer test recently adopted by the 4th Circuit, which strayed from other courts' tests and has ...
Finally some good news for job seekers -- unemployment is low. Most recent figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics show that unemployment is just 4.1 percent. While job creation has actually slowed by 6 percent in 2017, some cities are still experiencing tremendous employment growth. WalletHub ...
The over-expansion of physical retail, along with the rise of e-commerce, is leading many retailers to shrink their employment rolls, at least in stores. "The retail pivot that caused thousands of store closures and job cuts was not seen in any other industry this year," Challenger, Gray & Christmas CEO John ...
This partnership will truly expand the opportunities of those under our supervision by providing hundreds of employment opportunities across the state. employment is essential to our ultimate goal of continuing to increase the safety of Florida's communities and reducing recidivism, which is at an all-time ...
By this metric, the labor market tightened significantly during 2017 with October marking the highest 10-month increase since July 2015. The quits rate for private industries was unchanged at 2.4% as workers remain confident in their outside employment options. We expect labor demand to remain elevated ...
snap Frankfort, KY. (Jan. 8, 2018) -- Kentuckians who receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits and are eligible for the federally funded employment and Training (E&T) program will now receive assistance from Kentucky Career Centers to meet education and employment training needs.
Baylor's Office of Student employment is in the process of changing its entire structure with the purpose of benefiting students and the university. A year ago, according to Director of Student employment and Career Development Julie Veselka, Baylor decided to create a new, centralized office for student ...
They include all payrolls with the exception of farm work, unincorporated self-employment (sole proprietorships), employment by private households (lawn and gardening, housecleaning, and so forth), the military and intelligence agencies. In most states, nonfarm payrolls account for the significant majority ...
The Executive enforced on 29th December the so-called Tax Reform, enacted as Law 27,430. The Tax Reform amended income tax provisions, among other several taxes. As breaking news, there is an amendment to income tax of category 4 regarding "separation packages." Until present, this subject was ...
URBANA -- A man facing criminal charges who was hired earlier this week to work in the Cunningham Township assessor's office won't be staying long. Joe Meents, a former county supervisor of assessments facing felony charges of official misconduct, will leave his position by the end of the month, said ...
This year's strength in temps continues to provide support to the economic composite's growth outlook. The year-end climb of the S&P 500 has pushed the market P/E to elevated levels. I changed my valuation assessment from "fair value" to "high end of fairvalue." ...
The Bureau of Labor Statistics said that manufacturers added 25,000 workers in December, extending the strong hiring gains in the sector seen throughout much of 2017. Manufacturing employment rose by 16,333 per month on average in 2017--quite a turnaround from the loss of 16,000 workers ...
The DOL seems to be shifting gears from enforcement to prevention, visible in the more lenient settlement agreement announcements that have been announced since he took office. (Photo: Shutterstock). Employers who skirt employment law will find themselves facing harsher penalties, says a filing by the ...
In the 12 months to December 2017, employment was up 423,000 (+2.3%), with nearly all the gains in full-time work (+394,000 or +2.7%). Over the same period, total hours worked grew 3.1%. The unemployment rate followed a downward trend in the 12 months to December, falling 1.2 percentage points ...
Regional employment Numbers Promising. Friday, January 05, 2018 4:52 a.m. EST by Gary Stevens. FILE PHOTO: Recruiters and job seekers are seen at a job fair in Golden, Colorado, June 7, 2017. Reuters/Rick Wilking. LANSING, MI (WHTC-AM/FM) - unemployment continues to be low in West ...


 

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