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Online CLE 2020 H-1B CLE

Preparing for 2020 H-1B Cap Season: What You Must Know and Do

Live Webcast Date: Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
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Add to Calendar 11/13/2019 12:00 pm 11/13/2019 2:00 pm America/New_York The Knowledge Group Webinar: Preparing for 2020 H-1B Cap Season: What You Must Know and Do If you haven’t registered for this event please click here:https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/checkout/?add-to-cart=132463\r\n The H-1B visa allows U.S. companies to temporarily employ highly skilled foreign workers to fill specialty occupations. However, due to the enforcement of stricter adjudication standards and recent upticks in requests for evidence and denials across industries, the total number of petitions for cap-subject H-1B is expected to significantly decline as compared to previous years. \n \nWith the continuous growth in the economy nowadays, it becomes more important for employers to be updated of the latest developments in 2020 H-1B cap season to best position themselves under the new system. \n \nJoin a panel of key thought leaders and employment and business immigration professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group as they bring the audience to a road beyond the basics of H-1B Cap Season and as they delve into the depth-analysis of the current trends and developments involving H-1B Cap Season in 2020. Speakers will also provide the audience with practical strategies in avoiding common risks and potential pitfalls in a rapidly evolving legal climate. \n \nThis LIVE webcast will discuss the following key provisions: \n \n \n Legislative, Regulatory and Policy Updates \n H-1B Fiscal Year 2020 Season: Key Considerations \n Recent Trends, Developments, and Updates \n H-1B Cap-Subject Petitions Rules and Guidelines \n Key Requirements for Cap-Subject H-1B Petitions \n \n https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/preparing-for-2020-h-1b-cap-season/

Online CLE 2020 H-1B

Join us for this Knowledge Group Online CLE 2020 H-1B Webinar. The H-1B visa allows U.S. companies to temporarily employ highly skilled foreign workers to fill specialty occupations. However, due to the enforcement of stricter adjudication standards and recent upticks in requests for evidence and denials across industries, the total number of petitions for cap-subject H-1B is expected to significantly decline as compared to previous years.

With the continuous growth in the economy nowadays, it becomes more important for employers to be updated of the latest developments in 2020 H-1B cap season to best position themselves under the new system.

Join a panel of key thought leaders and employment and business immigration professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group as they bring the audience to a road beyond the basics of H-1B Cap Season and as they delve into the depth-analysis of the current trends and developments involving H-1B Cap Season in 2020. Speakers will also provide the audience with practical strategies in avoiding common risks and potential pitfalls in a rapidly evolving legal climate.

This LIVE webcast will discuss the following key provisions:

  • Legislative, Regulatory and Policy Updates
  • H-1B Fiscal Year 2020 Season: Key Considerations
  • Recent Trends, Developments, and Updates
  • H-1B Cap-Subject Petitions Rules and Guidelines
  • Key Requirements for Cap-Subject H-1B Petitions

Agenda

Rami D. Fakhoury, Managing Director
Fakhoury Law Group

Timothy C. D'Arduini, Attorney
Mayer Brown

Ignacio A. Donoso, Managing Attorney
I.A. Donoso & Associates

Elsa Ayoub Esq., Attorney
The Law Offices of Elsa Ayoub, P.L.L.C.

Who Should Attend

  • Employment and Immigration Lawyers
  • Employers
  • Employees
  • Human Resource Personnel
  • General Counsel
  • In-house Counsel
  • Immigration Officers
  • Other Related/Interested Professionals and Organizations

Online CLE 2020 H-1B

Rami D. Fakhoury, Managing Director
Fakhoury Law Group

Timothy C. D'Arduini, Attorney
Mayer Brown

Ignacio A. Donoso, Managing Attorney
I.A. Donoso & Associates

Elsa Ayoub Esq., Attorney
The Law Offices of Elsa Ayoub, P.L.L.C.

Online CLE 2020 H-1B

Online CLE 2020 H-1B

Rami D. FakhouryManaging DirectorFakhoury Law Group

Rami D. Fakhoury is the founder and Managing Director of Fakhoury Global Immigration USA, PC (FGI). FGI both embodies his life-long belief in immigrants’ vital role in the U.S. economy and advances his goal of helping businesses to fulfil their talent needs.  A published author and editor, he has also organized informational sessions and webinars for businesses, universities and other stakeholders worldwide. Mr. Fakhoury has received multiple recognitions including being named a Fellow of the American Bar Association, a Leading Lawyer and Equity Member of the Alliance Business Immigration Lawyers for 2018, a Global Immigration Thought Leader by Who’s Who Legal, Super Lawyers 2017, and a Global Detroit Champion Award in 2016.

Online CLE 2020 H-1B

Timothy C. D'ArduiniAttorneyMayer Brown

Timothy D’Arduini is an associate in Mayer Brown’s Washington DC office and a member of the Employment & Benefits practice focusing on global mobility and immigration. He assists Fortune 500 clients in the financial services, healthcare, insurance, defense and information technology industries to develop and execute global mobility strategies for their work corps. Tim has experience with business visitor, work permit and resident permit requirements in multiple jurisdictions including Brazil, Canada, China, Iraq and the United Kingdom. He also has advised multinational corporations on the impact of corporate transactions on work and resident permit holders on assignment in jurisdictions across the globe.

He has deep knowledge of the legal requirements and procedures for processing nonimmigrant visas, PERM Labor Certification applications, immigrant visas, adjustment of status applications, naturalization applications and waivers of admissibility before the Department of Labor, US Citizenship & Immigration Services and the Department of State. He also has significant experience with O-1 nonimmigrant and EB 1A immigrant visa petitions (extraordinary ability) for business executives, research scientists, award-winning television screenwriters, actors, musicians and chefs.

Tim has been involved with US District Court for the District of Columbia and US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit litigations on issues involving the interpretation of L-1B (specialized knowledge) and H-2B (temporary non-agricultural workers) regulations.

Prior to joining Mayer Brown, Tim served as a Law Clerk for Senior Associate Justice Jaynee LaVecchia of the Supreme Court of the State of New Jersey and as a Marsha Wenk Public Interest Law Fellow at the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey. He also has extensive experience working in multidisciplinary and boutique law firm practices, as well as at immigration legal services organizations.

Online CLE 2020 H-1B

Ignacio A. DonosoManaging AttorneyI.A. Donoso & Associates

Online CLE 2020 H-1B

Elsa Ayoub Esq.AttorneyThe Law Offices of Elsa Ayoub, P.L.L.C.

Elsa Ayoub's practice focuses exclusively on business immigration law.

She represents multinational corporations and individuals with respect to doing business and working in the United States in a wide range of industries and in the transfer of foreign national executives, managers, professionals, investors, and performing artists to the United States. Elsa also counsels individuals, who have demonstrated extraordinary ability in their field of endeavor.

She has an exceptional record in advising companies with respect to the best short- and long-term visa strategies for their specific needs.

Elsa was born in Lebanon, grew up in Europe, and attended law school in Paris where she obtained a Master's Degree in Private International Law. She then moved to the United States where she obtained a Master of Laws in International Legal Studies from the American University's Washington College of Law in D.C. Elsa was selected to Rising Stars in the New York Metro Area by Super Lawyers for the past six years. She is fluent in French, Spanish and Arabic.

Elsa is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, and is admitted to practice law before the Courts of the State of New York.


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Online CLE 2020 H-1B

Course Level:
   Intermediate

Advance Preparation:
   Print and review course materials

Method Of Presentation:
   Live Webcast

Prerequisite:
   General knowledge of immigration laws

Course Code:
   148325

NY Category of CLE Credit:
   Areas of Professional

Total Credits:
    2.0 CLE

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About the Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group

The Knowledge Group has been a leading global provider of Continuing Education (CLE, CPE) for over 13 Years. We produce over 450 LIVE webcasts annually and have a catalog of over 4,000 on-demand courses.

Fakhoury Global Immigration USA, PC (FGI), is an AV-ranked firm with Martindale-Hubbell and one of the largest independently owned business-based immigration law firms in the United States. FGI’s clients represent many of the world’s innovative brands in the automotive, IT, engineering, architecture, and health care industries. Fakhoury Global Immigration’s motto is: Global Vision, Personal Attention. FGI provide clients with the most comprehensive legal immigration services available while tailoring them to their specific needs.

Website: https://employmentimmigration.com/

Rami D. Fakhoury is the founder and Managing Director of Fakhoury Global Immigration USA, PC (FGI). FGI both embodies his life-long belief in immigrants’ vital role in the U.S. economy and advances his goal of helping businesses to fulfil their talent needs.  A published author and editor, he has also organized informational sessions and webinars for businesses, universities and other stakeholders worldwide. Mr. Fakhoury has received multiple recognitions including being named a Fellow of the American Bar Association, a Leading Lawyer and Equity Member of the Alliance Business Immigration Lawyers for 2018, a Global Immigration Thought Leader by Who’s Who Legal, Super Lawyers 2017, and a Global Detroit Champion Award in 2016.

Timothy D’Arduini is an associate in Mayer Brown’s Washington DC office and a member of the Employment & Benefits practice focusing on global mobility and immigration. He assists Fortune 500 clients in the financial services, healthcare, insurance, defense and information technology industries to develop and execute global mobility strategies for their work corps. Tim has experience with business visitor, work permit and resident permit requirements in multiple jurisdictions including Brazil, Canada, China, Iraq and the United Kingdom. He also has advised multinational corporations on the impact of corporate transactions on work and resident permit holders on assignment in jurisdictions across the globe.

He has deep knowledge of the legal requirements and procedures for processing nonimmigrant visas, PERM Labor Certification applications, immigrant visas, adjustment of status applications, naturalization applications and waivers of admissibility before the Department of Labor, US Citizenship & Immigration Services and the Department of State. He also has significant experience with O-1 nonimmigrant and EB 1A immigrant visa petitions (extraordinary ability) for business executives, research scientists, award-winning television screenwriters, actors, musicians and chefs.

Tim has been involved with US District Court for the District of Columbia and US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit litigations on issues involving the interpretation of L-1B (specialized knowledge) and H-2B (temporary non-agricultural workers) regulations.

Prior to joining Mayer Brown, Tim served as a Law Clerk for Senior Associate Justice Jaynee LaVecchia of the Supreme Court of the State of New Jersey and as a Marsha Wenk Public Interest Law Fellow at the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey. He also has extensive experience working in multidisciplinary and boutique law firm practices, as well as at immigration legal services organizations.

Elsa Ayoub's practice focuses exclusively on business immigration law.

She represents multinational corporations and individuals with respect to doing business and working in the United States in a wide range of industries and in the transfer of foreign national executives, managers, professionals, investors, and performing artists to the United States. Elsa also counsels individuals, who have demonstrated extraordinary ability in their field of endeavor.

She has an exceptional record in advising companies with respect to the best short- and long-term visa strategies for their specific needs.

Elsa was born in Lebanon, grew up in Europe, and attended law school in Paris where she obtained a Master's Degree in Private International Law. She then moved to the United States where she obtained a Master of Laws in International Legal Studies from the American University's Washington College of Law in D.C. Elsa was selected to Rising Stars in the New York Metro Area by Super Lawyers for the past six years. She is fluent in French, Spanish and Arabic.

Elsa is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, and is admitted to practice law before the Courts of the State of New York.

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