FedEx Delivery Receipt Flips DOL Work Certification Denial

Law360, Los Angeles (October 7, 2016, 7:52 PM EDT) — The Board of Alien Labor Certification Appeals found Thursday that an immigration official wrongly rejected a Texas Montessori school’s application to enable an employee to receive permanent work status, saying a FedEx shipment receipt provided proof of timely mailing.

A three-judge panel reversed the U.S. Department of Labor’s denial of Town and Country Children’s Montessori Inc.’s bid to sponsor elementary school teacher Daya Weerasooriya for permanent employment in the U.S. on grounds that the Austin, Texas, school could prove its FedEx priority overnight mailing was scheduled…

Source: Law360