The Department of Labor (DOL) has announced implementation of electronic filing in the H-2A and H-2B visa programs through the DOL’s iCERT Visa Portal System. Electronic filing in the H-2B program will begin on October 15, 2012. Electronic filing in the H-2A program will begin on December 10, 2012. DOL has indicated that it will publish a Federal Register notice formally announcing implementation of electronic filing, and then conduct four webinar training sessions to orient the public to electronic filing in the H-2A and H-2B programs. We are monitoring the developments and will keep our readers informed of further developments in this regard.