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February 20, 2020 at 12:00 pm EST
Thursday, February 20, 2020
at 12:00 pm-12:30 pm
Major revisions will go into effect to the H-1B visa program for specialty occupation workers starting with the 2020 season. These changes will alter many important features of the petition process. Employers who are interested in hiring qualified foreign nationals for positions that require at least a U.S. bachelor's degree or equivalent will find this webinar useful. The information will be relevant to experienced employers as well as those using the H-1B program for the first time.
This webinar will address these topics:
- H-1B Pre-Registration Rule: What Is It And How To Comply With It?
- H-1B Cap Filing Timeline: How To Improve The Chances of H-1B Lottery Selection?
- How To Prove Employer-Employee Relationship?
- H-1B Cap Filing For Students On F-1 OPT.
- How A Small Company Can Apply For H-1B Visas.
- How To Avoid An H-1B RFE: Lessons From H-1B 2019 RFEs.
- How To Write A Strong H-1B Support Letter.
- H-1B Visa Processing At U.S. Consulates.
ABOUT MOHAMMAD ALI SYED
Over the past twenty years Mohammad (Mo) Ali Syed has developed a thriving immigration, litigation and international business practice. In Immigration Law, for individuals, his experience includes family-based immigration, sponsorship, fiancé visas, asylum, naturalization, and U.S. citizenship. He has obtained EB1 expedited green cards for aliens of extraordinary ability in the sciences, arts, education, business, and athletics. For businesses, Mr. Syed has vast experience with nonimmigrant and immigrant visas including H-1B, PERM (employment-based green cards), E1/E2 treaty traders and investor visas, L1 intracompany transfer visas, O, P, foreign professionals, and multinational managers and EB5 investor green cards
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