Tag Archives: Beginning

Chapter 4. Beginning With the End in Mind: What Does Your Business Look Like Without You in It

“Where do you see yourself in five years?” is a FAQ in a job interview. Even though it is frequently asked many interviewees don’t have a good answer to this question. Part of the reason for the difficultly of responding … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Premium Processing Fees to Increase Beginning September 30, 2018

BREAKING: The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will be publishing a final rule in the Federal Register tomorrow August 30, 2018, increasing the premium processing fee charged by the agency by 14.92 percent. According to USCIS the increase … Continue reading

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Standard of Review: The Beginning of the End or the End of the Beginning?

(Wikimedia)The deadline for applications for leave to intervene the Supreme Court appeals involving Bell Canada and the “simultaneous substitution” or “simulcast” issue is August 31, 2018 by my calculation.It very much looks like the real issue is not so much … Continue reading

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The Beginning of the End for Public Sector Unions? U.S. Supreme Court Bans Mandatory Union Fees

By:  Alex Lee   The U.S. Supreme Court’s recent 5-4 decision on June 27, 2018 in Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, was a landmark decision finding that laws requiring non-union member public-sector employees to pay … Continue reading

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Beginning September 11, 2018, USCIS has the authority to deny petitions without first issuing RFE or NOID

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has released a new policy memorandum that will have wide ranging implications for immigrants. Beginning September 11, 2018, USCIS will use their discretion to deny an application, petition, or request filed with … Continue reading

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