Introduction to U.S. Employment-Based Visa Management


Pre-Conference Workshop

Sunday, June 10 | 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
The Introduction to U.S. Employment-Based Visa Management workshop is the perfect opportunity for those new to the immigration field to learn the essentials for employment-based immigration, and it is a great refresher for more experienced immigration professionals.

Learning objectives:
  • Define key immigration terms and concepts
  • Identify the role and purpose of key government agencies influencing employment-based immigration
  • Identify key laws, regulations and other guidance that governs employment-based immigration system
  • Explain employer responsibilities for U.S. employment verification
  • Identify when to use immigrant and non-immigrant visas
  • Comply with federal laws and regulations associated with temporary and permanent employment of foreign professionals
  • Recognize various non-immigrant visa options available based on the applicant’s background and the prospective job opening
  • Select various immigrant visa options available based on country of origin and category

Workshop Instructors: 
Dan Williamson, Partner, Fragomen
Rod Malpert, Partner, Fragomen
Mitch Wexler, Partner, Fragomen

Attendees may register for either the workshop only or in combination with their Symposium registration at a discounted rate. Registration is required to participate in this pre-conference workshop.

The workshop will take place at Crystal Gateway Marriott. Breakfast will be provided at 8 am. Lunch will also be provided.
Recertification Credits:

SHRM Recertification Provider CP-SCP Seal 2018_CMYK (1).jpgThis pre-conference workshop is approved for recertification credits for SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP designations (7 Professional Development Credits).  Other HR or general designation recertification credits will also be available.​