February 15, 2016

According to the statistics announced by Department of Labor, DOL received 87,644 foreign labor certifications in 2015. DOL certified 78,938 applications, denied 5,851, and 4,362 petitions were withdrawn. According to the statistics, top 5 occupations for which labor certification is sought are computer and mathematical (%58), architecture and engineering (10%), management (8%), business and financial (6%) and education (4%). Top 5 work sites are California (24%), Texas (16%), New Jersey (8%), New York (8%), and Illinois (4%).  

 

Remzi Guvenc Kulen Esq.

Kulen Law Firm, P.C.