MAY 21, 2019
Webcast (FREE for Members)
Businesses sponsoring immigrants face new challenges every day under the Trump administration. The implications affect your personnel of you are in technology, life sciences, or beyond. This program will cover the basics of immigration law and recent trends for H-1B visas, green cards, audits, and more. Learn what to ask every employee to make sure they have all of their immigration law needs met - and learn what red flags to spot if they haven’t with attorney Sophie Alcorn.
Recently the presidential administration has been focusing on targeting Silicon Valley employers with raids and audits. How can CEOs, General Counsel, and HR successfully recruit and retain the necessary talent while keeping up with legal changes? Join us for an overview of immigration processes, and updates on immigration in the news.
(1) Understanding how our immigration system works from a business perspective
(2) Understanding how immigration has changed and where it's at now, under the current administration
(3) How to craft an immigration strategy for your business based on these facts.
PDC: 1 hour
Sophie Alcorn is the founding partner of Alcorn. Immigration Law and a Board Certified Specialist in United States Immigration and Nationality Law. To gain this rare accreditation, she was peer-reviewed by the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization.
The Alcorn team assists thousands of individuals with US immigration. Their focus is helping technology and life sciences professionals obtain business and family visas and green cards.
Sophie's expertise has been sought by, and quoted in, global publications including The New York Times, Financial Times, and The Atlantic. She has received many awards including from Super Lawyers, Mountain View Chamber of Commerce Outstanding Young Business Person of the Year, and Top 40 Under 40 by the American Society of Legal Advocates.