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LABOR CERTIFICATION Definition & Legal Meaning

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US immigration services event to mitigate an unavailability of qualified American workers to place in job vacancies. The employer documents its plans to sponsor a foreign national, based on legal and permanent residence. An employer must certify this to the US Department of Labor. Refer to H1 status.

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