U.S. Immigration System: What’s in Store for the Proposed Reform in 2015

Broadcast Date: Wednesday, November 19, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (ET)
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Eileen M.G. Scofield
Lisa G. Atkins


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Baker & McKenzie's US immigration practice includes leaders in immigration policy working with a network of over 150 immigration professionals in 40 countries, including the firm’s newest offices in Seoul, Dubai, Yangon, and Brisbane. The US immigration team works collaboratively with its labor and employment, compensation and benefits and tax law counterparts to address immigration issues holistically. It assists clients with transactional visa support, manages global portfolios for Fortune 500 clients, advises on strategic immigration planning, and helps companies address immigration issues in restructurings and acquisitions. With an unparalleled platform in corporate compliance, Baker & McKenzie is one of the few immigration providers that can effectively assess high-impact risk issues surrounding the movement of employees across borders, such as certification of compliance with worksite, visa and residency mandates, management of third-party supplier visa compliance, data privacy and cyber security, export controls, and immigration benefits policies.  

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