IA The New Normal for Business Immigration Under “Hire American”

Presented by Fredrikson & Byron

Join Fredrikson & Byron’s Immigration Group for a webinar on the latest immigration updates and best practices. Our attorneys will address topics such as non-immigrant visas and student workers, and immigrant visas, travel and compliance. The program will wrap with a Q&A session.

Applications for SHRM, HRCI and CLE credits have been submitted for this program.


1:00 p.m. Introduction: Executive Actions, Policy Changes, Court Updates and the Status of TPS Employees

Speaker: Laura J. Danielson

1:15 p.m. Non-Immigrant Visas and Student workers

  • OPT cap-gap update, STEM OPT update and unlawful presence considerations
  • H-1B updates and follow-up to the lottery
  • L-1’s – processing of Canadians, L-1 blanket petitions and changes to adjudicatory standards
  • Travel – best practices for consular processing, what to do about administrative processing and traveling with Advance Parole

Speakers: Loan T. HuynhJennifer Bouta MojicaDebra A. Schneider

2:30 p.m. Immigrant Visas, Travel and Compliance

  • Relocation considerations: what happens when an employee or company moves
  • Amended filings, portability and impact on PERM
  • Adjustment of status trends – update on mandatory interviews, emerging issues, visa unavailability and backlogs

Speakers: Zhu “June” ChengJennifer Bouta MojicaDebra A. Schneider

3:15 p.m. Break

3:30 p.m. Immigrant Visas, Travel, and Compliance

  • Compliance today – enforcement priorities and strategies, update on I-9 and E-Verify, FDNS site visits, and DOL wage and hour investigations
  • Litigation in the employment setting – fighting back: update on our case and further ideas for litigation

Speakers: Loan T. HuynhDebra A. SchneiderMatthew Webster

4:30 p.m. Q&A

An in-person seminar version of this program is also being offered. If you intend to register for the seminar and not the online webinar, click here.

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