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Come join us beyond borders for all things immigration.

Founded in 1978, Erickson Immigration Group provides comprehensive business immigration, global migration, and compliance solutions that enable companies to hire the best and brightest talent from around the world. We represent clients ranging from Fortune 500s to cutting-edge startups. Sectors represented by our firm include Technology (including CRM services, e-commerce, social and online news media, online entertainment and television/movie production, FinTech, online payments), Financial Services, Healthcare, Manufacturing, and Universities/Public School Districts. Our staff is smart, inspired, spirited, passionate, and views our client relationships as partnerships. Our accurate legal advice will always take into account the best interest of your company as well as your employees.

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Come join us beyond borders for all things immigration.

Founded in 1978, Erickson Immigration Group provides comprehensive business immigration, global migration, and compliance solutions that enable companies to hire the best and brightest talent from around the world. We represent clients ranging from Fortune 500s to cutting-edge startups. Sectors represented by our firm include Technology (including CRM services, e-commerce, social and online news media, online entertainment and television/movie production, FinTech, online payments), Financial Services, Healthcare, Manufacturing, and Universities/Public School Districts. Our staff is smart, inspired, spirited, passionate, and views our client relationships as partnerships. Our accurate legal advice will always take into account the best interest of your company as well as your employees.

    Lizbeth De La Cruz Santana | An Artistic View of Childhood Arrivals

    Lizbeth De La Cruz Santana | An Artistic View of Childhood Arrivals

    Lizbeth De La Cruz Santana is currently a Ph.D. candidate for the University of California Davis. Her focus is on Spanish, Latin American Literatures, cultures, and human rights. Ahttps://lizbethdelacruzsantana.com/publications ( SCHOLAR) |https://lizbethdelacruzsantana.com/teaching ( EDUCATOR) |https://lizbethdelacruzsantana.com/presentations ( PUBLIC SPEAKER) |https://lizbethdelacruzsantana.com/mural-project ( ARTIST).
    Her dissertation centers around the lives, challenges, and policy options available to better support childhood arrivals.

    • 16 min
    Dr. Robert McLeman | How Will International Migration Policy and Sustainable Development Affect Future Climate-Related Migration

    Dr. Robert McLeman | How Will International Migration Policy and Sustainable Development Affect Future Climate-Related Migration

    Dr. Robert McLeman, Professor of Geography and Environmental Studies at Wilfrid Laurier University joins the podcast.
    We discuss.
    -Key policy areas being developed to improve sustainability
    -Consequences of inaction
    -Major challenges that lay ahead
    -Impact on migration

    • 21 min
    Visa Overstay Bond Program : Requesting up to $15,000 From Visitors

    Visa Overstay Bond Program : Requesting up to $15,000 From Visitors

    On November 23rd, President Donald Trump issued a new temporary rule to pilot a program that would require tourist and business travelers from 24 countries — mostly in Africa — to pay a bond as much as $15,000.
    This rule targets nationals from countries who hold high rates of visa overstays, incentivizing them to return home on time, to avoid penalization.
    Erickson Immigration group Attorney, Krystal Kirst dissects this ruling, its purpose, and the potential impact it may have on foreign nationals in the coming months.

    • 26 min
    The Stable Triangle: Driving Employee Experience with Coordinated Immigration, Tax and Relocation

    The Stable Triangle: Driving Employee Experience with Coordinated Immigration, Tax and Relocation

    The following audio is from SHRM GMIS Virtual Symposium held on November 17th.
    Featured Guest:
    EIG, Managing Attorney, Salman Cheema
    Hunton Andrews Kurth, Associate, Liesselot Whitbeck
    The two discuss effective global mobility models that integrate immigration, tax and relocation into an efficient system that coordinates the entire process together. They challenge service providers to implement innovative processes to improve employee satisfaction by facilitating a seamless transition.

    • 53 min
    Potential Presidential Plans: Travel Ban, Public Charge, DACA, H-1B Visa Cap

    Potential Presidential Plans: Travel Ban, Public Charge, DACA, H-1B Visa Cap

    Today we have Erickson Immigration Group’s Managing Directors Justin Parsons and Hiba Anver. With a new incoming President in January 2021 we discuss what immigration actions President-elect Joe Biden would like to accomplish in the next 4 years and obstacles that lay in the way. particularly: Travel Ban measures, Public Charge, DACA, and increasing H1-B visa cap.

    • 14 min
    DHS Proposed H-1B Rule Changes: A Shift in Selection Priority

    DHS Proposed H-1B Rule Changes: A Shift in Selection Priority

    On November 2nd, DHS proposed H-1B rule changes that would eliminate the current random generated selection of H-1B cap registrations and instead replace the selection process with prioritizing higher wage levels first.
    Erickson Immigration Group Attorney, Krystal Kirst, joins to talk about this potential policy change and how petitioners will be impacted.

    • 17 min

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Immigration’s pulse

This podcast manages to present the latest in policy or legal changes in immigration and the possible implications in a way that in a practical and sensible way. Not only is one of the brightest young legal minds in the industry running the podcast, but there is a parade of well known and well respected experts sitting down and gracing his podcast. A must for all those interested in having an intelligent, well informed conversation.

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