Immigration Law Webinar Series (Spring 2017) [WBR17IMG-FSV]

Immigration Law Webinar Series (Spring 2017) [WBR17IMG-FSV]

Original Program Date: April 4, 2017
Duration: 5 hours, 56 minutes
Credits: Law & Legal Procedure: 6.00
List Price:$210.00
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What is a Webinar? A webinar consists of one or more instructors delivering content primarily via audio and a PowerPointTM presentation. Unlike in a video, you will not see the instructor; you will only hear his/her voice and see the PowerPointTM presentation on your screen as the instructor delivers the material. You will receive a PDF of the coursebook, just as you would for a recorded video or audio seminar.

All webinars in this series were originally presented as live webinars. If you attended the live webinar, or purchased and viewed the recorded versions of any of the webinars in this series, you are not able to claim the same credits again. Please review the recorded webinars in this series to make sure you have not previously claimed credit for them.

This four-part recorded webinar seires covers self-petitions for permanent residence as well as issues that arise from the intersection of criminal and immigration law. Employment-based Immigration Options Not Requiring a Job Offer
Original Program Date:   April 4, 2017

Learn about the two main employment-based immigration categories that do not require a job offer from a sponsoring employer. This seminar discusses the EB-1A Extraordinary Ability and EB-2 National Interest Waiver categories, including a new development in the EB-2 National Interest Waiver standards.

Kohei Yamamoto - Cowen Miller Lederman, Seattle
Akshat Divatia - Desh International and Business Law, Bellevue After the H-1B Lottery - Immigration Options for Employers With "No Options"
Original Program Date:   April 28, 2017

This recorded presentation covers nonimmigrant and immigrant visa options for employers who submitted and H-1B petition that was not selected in the annual lottery. Also discussed are uncommon visas and alternate strategies – including green card options – for obtaining work authorization for foreign nationals.

Presenter: Dustin O’Quinn – Lane Powell, Seattle I-9 Forms
Original Program Date:   May 3, 2017

This recorded webinar covers the Form I-9, the Employment Eligibility Verification Form, used for verifying the identity and employment authorization of individuals hired for employment in the United States.

Gregg Rodgers – Garvey Schubert Barer, Seattle
Robert Gibbs – Gibbs Houston Pauw, Seattle Crimmigration
Original Program Date:   May 17, 2017

In this recorded webinar, learn the basics of the interplay between criminal and immigration law. This intro course focuses on identifying when a criminal issue may affect a non-U.S. citizen’s immigration case. Also learn how to analyze criminal statutes to assess its immigration consequences, and what resources are available to help stay up-to-date on this ever-changing area of law. This course is intended for those new to and interested in the practice of immigration law.

Mary Beth Sheehan - Hanis Irvine Prothero, PLLC, Kent
Kati Ortiz - Ortiz Law Office, PLLC, Burien

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