Tech Industry Reels from Trump's Executive Orders

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​Technology giants are fighting the executive order from President Donald Trump banning immigration from certain countries. Expedia and Amazon have filed a lawsuit in federal court against the executive order, reports The New York Times, saying the ban will severely harm their ability to recruit and retain workers. Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Salesforce have spoken out against the ban and pledged thousands to attorneys working to help stranded immigrants.Trump’s order bars people born in or who have traveled to Libya, Iran, Iraq, Syria, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen from entering the U.S. for three months while his administration evaluates screening measures for refugees and immigrants. But what should HR do today? Delay employees’ travel plans and wait for clarification, experts say.”I think HR needs to keep its people here,” said Jon Velie, a Norman, Okla., immigration attorney and CEO of Online Visas, a global network of immigration attorneys. “This ban adds another la

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