New York, NY, January 08, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, announced today that it has scheduled a live webcast entitled: Comprehensive Immigration Reform: Impact on Your Bottom Line. This two-hour event is scheduled on February 6, 2014 at 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM ET.
Immigration reform, either comprehensive or partial, seems highly likely within the next year or two. While the House is expected to introduce various new bills leaving the final details uncertain, employers should never-the-less be informed in order to better prepare for the inevitable outcome of this legislation and its consequences on their business.
A panel of thought leaders and practitioners will discuss the fundamentals and provide updates with respect to Immigration Reform. The presentation will be aired in a Live two-hour webcast.
The faculty will discuss the following topics:
• Senate Bill 744 & Comprehensive Immigration Reform: An Overview
• Increased Allotment of H-1B Visas
• Mandatory E-Verify
• Work Authorization for Spouses of H-1B Employees
• Path to Permanent Residency (i.e., the Green Card)
• Other Provisions in S.B. 744
• Other Issues and Potential Impact on Companies
• Guidelines and Best Practices
• Latest regulatory updates
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Senior Vice President, Labor, Immigration and Employee Benefits Division
Baker & McKenzie LLP
Elizabeth Espin Stern
Managing Partner of the Washington, DC Office and co-head of Global Immigration & Mobility Practice
Duane Morris LLP
Valentine A. Brown
KPMG Law LLP
Monika Szabo, B.A., J.D.
Partner, US Immigration Practice Leader
For an updated list of the faculty panel, please visit:
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