Critical Issues in Immigration: Employer Compliance, Stricter Guidelines, New Interview Procedures, and Other Updates

$195.00

CLE Credits earned: 2 GENERAL (or 2 LAW & LEGAL for WA state)

Join Attorney Deirdre Nero of NERO Immigration Law, P.L. as she discusses the latest developments in Immigration Law in these uncertain times. The first year and a half of the Trump administration has brought about unprecedented changes and immense challenges, and made Immigration a focal point. Our clients are often scrambling to understand how the new policies affect them. Increased scrutiny by DHS, extreme vetting, travel bans, DACA, “Buy American, Hire American” …what does it all mean for your clients? We will break it all down in this 2-hour CLE presentation.

Key topics to be discussed:

•   The current state of Immigration Law
•   What can we expect going forward?
•   What stricter government scrutiny means for your clients and your law practice

Date / Time: January 8, 2019

•   2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Eastern
•   1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Central
•   12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Mountain
•   11:00 am – 1:00 pm Pacific

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Original Broadcast Date: July 9, 2018

Deirdre D. Nero, Esq. started her own Immigration & Nationality Law Practice, NERO Immigration Law, in 2009 after having practiced in two large law firms for several years. Deirdre previously served as the attorney in charge of the Individual and Small/Medium Company division at the Coral Gables, Florida office of a major international immigration law firm; and prior to that as an attorney in the International and Immigration and Nationality Law Groups for a domestic and international commercial law firm in Florida. She led that firm’s immigration practice from 2006-2008. With 15 years of experience under her belt, Deirdre has helped hundreds of clients from all over the globe navigate the complicated world of Immigration Law.

Deirdre’s practice focuses on all types of business immigration including employment-based immigrant (permanent residency) and nonimmigrant (temporary) visa petitions, and related business immigration matters. She has extensive experience with PERM Labor certification applications and also routinely handles family immigration matters and naturalizations. Ms. Nero works closely with companies and individual clients to personally coordinate and execute all aspects of the client’s Immigration strategy and represent them in front of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the U.S. Department of Labor, and the U.S. Department of State. She represents clients in all 50 States and from countries around the globe, and takes pride in providing individualized service and maintaining a very high success rate. Deirdre is the Chair of the South Florida Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association’s Business & Investment Committee, and a seasoned speaker and writer on Immigration Law topics.

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Section I. Work Visas – Newer, Stricter Guidelines

Section II. Extreme Vetting: What Employers and Counsel need to know about increased ICE and DOS Scrutiny

Section III. New Interview Procedures for Employment Based Immigrants

Section IV. Travel Bans: Are they Dead in the Water? How to be prepared

Section V. Legislative Updates: keep up with new developments

Section VI. Delays and other administrative hurdles

Section VII. Immigration Practice under “Buy America, Hire American”

Section VIII. Pressing Issues in Employer Compliance and Worksite Enforcement

Section IX. The uncertain future of DACA