U.S. Immigration News & Analysis
Transition to the New Biden Administration
The remaining immigration policies of President Trump and the Biden Administration’s anticipated immigration plans are the topic discussed by Murthy Law Firm attorneys in the first teleconference of 2021.
Hiring H1B Workers During the Pandemic - Status Issues, Denials, and Layoffs
Strategies for employers to consider while hiring H1B workers during the COVID-19 pandemic are discussed by Murthy Law Firm (MLF) attorneys in this December 2020 podcast. Based on cases that MLF attorneys have filed since COVID-19 began in March 2020, this discussion includes how to handle on-boarding an H1B worker with status issues, a previous H1B denial, or who has been laid off by the last employer.
New H1B Regulations and New Prevailing Wages
The proposed new H1B Regulations regarding specialty occupation, employer-employee relationship, and increased vetting of employers who employ H1B workers are discussed in this podcast, recorded following the 2020 election in November. Murthy Law Firm attorneys also discuss the Interim Final Rule on higher Department of Labor Prevailing Wages, which effect H1B Labor Condition Application wages and Labor Certification wages for green cards.
Filing Rush I-485s / Employer’s Perspective
The October 2020 Visa Bulletin, future predictions for the Visa Bulletin, and documentation required to file an I-485 application are the NEW topic of discussion for October's teleconference. Employer specific issues such as I-140 EB2 to EB3 downgrade cases and future employment will also be discussed.
Site Visits by ICE / FDNS During Pandemic
The latest trends and practical tips for when government agencies contact you regarding compliance during this pandemic are discussed by Murthy attorneys in this teleconference, which aired 02.Sep.2020. Whether ICE or FDNS contact you to determine your company's compliance with your H-1 and L-1 petitions, you want to be ready.
Murthy Law Firm attorneys provide an update on how COVID-19 has affected U.S. immigration both in the U.S. and at U.S. consulates, which aired on 05.Aug.2020 as part of our teleconference series for employers and their representatives.
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love this podcast, super informative
Really love this podcast, I’m a career coach who works with immigrants to land their H-1B job by helping them with their interviews and it’s very important for me to follow up on the latest trends. Thanks Sheila for putting together such a great podcast!