Immigration Essentials for Higher Ed and Potential Benefits under Biden Administration Webinar - April 6
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
This webinar will cover the most common visa related issues for professionals working for colleges and universities. Attorneys Cianna Freeman-Tolbert and Seth Leech will tackle the full array of nonimmigrant visa options including the H1B, TN (trade NAFTA), O-1 and E-3 and discuss other employment authorization options such as an F-1 OPT. Further, Seth and Cianna discuss lawful permanent residency options including Labor Certification and labor certification exempt categories such as outstanding researcher/professor, national interest waiver and alien of extraordinary ability. Finally, Cianna will go over critical I-9 and E-Verify issues. The goal is to provide attendees with an overview of these processes and strategic considerations. The webinar will also provide an overview of recent immigration changes and possible additional changes including executive orders and legislation on the horizon.