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Mitratech Holdings, Inc

10 Questions to Ask Before Selecting an Immigration Case Management System (CMS) for U.S. Case Processing

With hundreds of immigration forms to track— and more appearing under new legislation consistently— a case management system (CMS) is a software that can help organizations ensure quick and hassle-free immigration compliance...more

Clark Hill PLC

Window on Washington – Vol. 6, Issue 23

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Outlook for This Week in the Nation’s Capital - Congress. The House and Senate are in session this week. The House will vote on numerous bills this week, including the Ocean Shipping Reform Act, legislation to lower food and...more

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Dentons Flashpoint - June 6, 2022

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Key Takeaways - North Korea conducted its largest single test of short-range ballistic missiles on Sunday. The 9th Summit of the Americas starts today, with economics, security and migration on the agenda. The value of...more

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An Easier Way for Foreign National Entrepreneurs to Immigrate to the U.S.?

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Although foreign national entrepreneurs have helped shape the U.S. economy both historically and recently, the current U.S. immigration system is not friendly to them, especially in seeking the coveted “green card.”...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

The ESG Compliance Podcast - Episode 5 - ESG Reporting in Conflict Zones with John Katsos

Harvard Business Review published author, and business researcher John Katsos prides himself in his international work in conflict zones, specifically Myanmar, Ukraine, Northern Ireland, Ethiopia, and Iraq. Witnessing the...more

Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP

Shumaker Advisors 2022 Florida Legislative Session Weekly Newsletter, Week Eight

HIGHLIGHTS - Only one week remains in this year’s Legislative Session in Florida. A focal point of the penultimate week of session was on budget negotiations, with joint conference committees holding their first meetings...more

Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP

Shumaker Advisors 2022 Florida Legislative Session Weekly Newsletter, Week Seven

HIGHLIGHTS - The seventh week of Florida’s 2022 Legislative Session concluded today in Tallahassee, leaving only 15 business days remaining in the session. This week, House members spent a great deal of time both on the...more

Mitratech Holdings, Inc

What Does Immigration Tech Look Like in 2022?

The value of agile adaptation during uncertain times cannot be overstated. As we shift into gear in 2022 and look at the priorities and challenges that lay ahead, it’s clear that immigration management professionals are once...more

Thomas Fox - Compliance Evangelist

Hidden Traffic Podcast - Immigration and Human Trafficking with Jean Bruggeman

In today's episode of the Hidden Traffic podcast, Jean Bruggeman, a highly effective leader with 20 years of management experience in the non-profit legal and social services sector and an Executive Director at Freedom...more

Clark Hill PLC

Window on Washington – Vol. 6, Issue 3

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Outlook for This Week in the Nation’s Capital - Congress. The House and Senate are both in recess this week. Once they return, they will continue their work on FY22 appropriations, the reconciliation bill, election reform,...more

Harris Beach PLLC

Here's to Your Health (Care Review) in '22

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It's been quite a year for compliance in the health care industry, thanks to mandates from the New York state governor (first Cuomo, then Hochul) and broader trends relating to technology, culture, public health and patient...more

Jackson Lewis P.C.

Senate Advisor Rejects BBBA’s Provision on Work Authorization for Certain Unauthorized Aliens

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Senate Parliamentarian Elizabeth MacDonough has ruled for a third time that specific immigration provisions in the Build Back Better Act (BBBA) granting parole and work authorization to unauthorized aliens who entered the...more

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Work Authorization Expanded for E, L and some H-4 Spouses

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One of the drawbacks of our current immigration system is that most spouses who accompany foreign workers are not allowed to work until they are well into the “green card” process. Often people spend years on temporary work...more

Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP

Settlement Is Good News For L-2 And H-4 Spouses Needing Employment Authorization

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has agreed to make policy changes that will benefit L-2 spouses and certain H-4 nonimmigrants filing renewal applications for Employment Authorization Document cards...more

Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP

Breaking News: Major Settlement Changes How USCIS Will Adjudicate Employment Authorization Documents for Nonimmigrant Spouses

Today, the American Immigration Lawyers Association (“AILA”) and its litigation partners achieved a historic settlement with the Department of Homeland Security (“DHS”) in Shergill, et al. v. Mayorkas, Case 2:21-cv-01296,...more

Jackson Lewis P.C.

Immigration Provisions in Build Back Better Bill

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More business immigrant visas may become available if the latest version of the Build Back Better reconciliation bill passes. If approved by the Parliamentarian and passed as it stands, the bill would make more immigrant...more

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

US Regional Employment 2021: Alabama | Insights & Events

Law and Practice Chambers - The 2020 Chambers US Regional Employment Guide features guidance on employment law across 14 states and includes a unique state comparison tool for readers. The guide provides expert legal...more

Poyner Spruill LLP

Recent Lawsuit Emphasizes Importance of Proper Immigration-Related Hiring Questions

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A recent lawsuit initiated against Zoom Video Communications Inc. illustrates how important it is for employers to know the proper immigration-related questions to ask during the hiring process....more

Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete, LLP

Will It Be Possible For Our “Whole Self” To Return To Work?

Like most of you, 2021 has been sort of surreal. After more than a year of some hybrid form of working from home with your “pod” of people (family, friends, or some combination thereof), where our collective 24/7 life cycle...more

Tarter Krinsky & Drogin LLP

Dates And Eligibility Requirements For The DV-2023 Diversity Lottery Program – What You Need To Know

On Friday, October 1, the State Department announced that the dates for this year’s Diversity Visa (DV) Lottery filings will officially open on Wednesday, October 6 at noon, eastern daylight time (EDT). The entry period will...more

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What Happens To The Immigration Agencies When The Government Shuts Down?

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The country dodged a government shutdown at the end of September, but we may be faced with the same problem on December 3, 2021, when Congress will again have to fund the government. Because we often come close to a shutdown...more

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Greyhound Will No Longer Allow Suspicionless CBP Sweeps On Its Buses

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Washington AG Bob Ferguson reached a settlement with intercity bus company Greyhound Lines Inc. (“Greyhound”) to resolve allegations that Greyhound allowed U.S. Customs & Border Protection (“CBP”) agents to conduct...more

Mitratech Holdings, Inc

Survey: 3 Areas of Concern for Immigration Legal Teams

After several years of restrictions and suppressed immigration numbers, the Biden Administration has provided a light at the end of the tunnel, slowly but surely. America’s new immigration-friendly environment can only lead...more

Dickinson Wright

Corporate Immigration Compliance: Dealing with Document Retention

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Any corporate immigration program must consider what documents to retain, how long to retain them, and where to store them. In an era of increased inter-agency cooperation, a heightened focus on compliance, and an...more

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Immigration And Labor Shortages

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The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic are far reaching. The labor shortage plaguing America has been one of the most publicized. Why is it so difficult for some employers to find employees? The 2020 United States Census offers...more

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