HLG will be hosting a free teleconference on Thurs. May 14th at 11:00 am eastern to discuss some recent changes in the immigration laws and policies relative to H-1b visas and PERM applications and also to provide updates on several misc. topics impacted by COVID-19. The seminar will specifically focus on the IT and engineering staffing market but, information will be provided that is relevant to all employers that have international workers. Register here.
HLG to Host H-1b Lottery Conference Call
HLG will be hosting a free conference call for clients on Tues Jan 14th at 2:30 eastern to provide information on the new electronic registration system and the H-1b cap lottery filings for this year. Register here.
H-1b Cap Lottery Update
Save the time and date, HLG will be hosting a free conference call for all clients on Tues. Jan 14th at 2:30 pm eastern to provide information about the new electronic registration system that will be used for this year's cap/lottery.
ITServe Synergy 2019
HLG attorneys, Matt Minor and Anthony Zarate will be attending the ITServe Synergy 2019 conference in Chicago on Oct 17th and 18th. Stop by and see them if you are attending. HLG partner, Mike Hammond will be a panelist discussing H-1b RFE's as part of the Friday educational sessions.
H-1b Cap Lottery Conference Call
We will be hosting a free conference call on Wed Jan 23rd at 2:00 pm eastern to discuss the upcoming H-1b cap lottery filings. Register and obtain more info. here.
H-1b cap Conference Call
The H-1b cap lottery is only 8 weeks away. HLG will be hosting an informative conference call on Tues Feb 6th at 2:00 pm eastern for its clients and friends. Registration is free. For more information and to register, follow this link.
Cadence Moore Speaks at TechServe Annual
Cadence Moore, one of HLG's senior attorneys was a speaker at the TechServe Alliance annual conference. She was part of a legal panel discussing current legal trends, potential legislation, and how the political climate is impacting IT and engineering staffing firms.
The impact to H-1b visas of “Buy American Hire American”
The USCIS is hosting a public feedback call today to explore how the President's Executive Order of "Buy American Hire American" will impact the adjudication of visas without the enactment of new legislation. (there is something inherently un-American about that preceding statement but, alas, it is our current reality) Registration is free. We will be providing a summary after.
AILA Annual Conference
The American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) will be holding its annual legal conference in New Orleans this week and 9 attorneys from HLG will be attending. HLG attorneys, Cadence Moore, Lisa Galvan and Dwight Myfelt will be speakers. We will be providing client specific updates after the event.