Finally, employing foreign nationals has been demystified! Business Immigration Law: Strategies for Employing Foreign Nationals guides you step—by—step through this intricate legal maze. An impressive array of specialists provides helpful and pragmatic advice on the nonimmigrant work authorization, including: specialty occupations (H-1Bs); intra-company transfers from abroad (L-1); and treaty traders and investors (E-1 and E-2). Coverage includes: tax issues; discrimination law problems raised by screening foreign nationals during hiring; how to avoid sanctions for I-9 violations; and the interaction between nonimmigrant and immigrant statuses. This book's appendices provide forms, guidelines, regulations and other helpful materials.
Table of Contents
Recruiting Foreign Nationals
Specialty Occupation Professionals
Investment and Trade: E Visas
The Interaction Between Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Statuses
Physicians and Other Healthcare Workers
Table of Abbreviations
Rodney A. Malpert is a partner at Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP in Phoneix, and an adjunct professor at Arizona State University Law School. Mr. Malpert has been on the Board of Directors of the American Council on International Personnel. He has also been an active lobbyist for business immigration reform and is frequently sought by media for commentary, being interviewed for television news and publications such as CNN Money Magazine, Business Week, ILW Immigration Daily, IT News, Computer World, Workforce Management, Information Week and various newspapers. Mr. Malpert is a frequent speaker at conferences throughout the world. He has also made presentations at a number of consulates on behalf of clients in China, Vietnam, and India. He is a 1986 graduate of Cornell University Law School and has an M.A. in Government from Cornell.
Amanda Petersen supervises all inbound and outbound immigration for Fermi Research Alliance, LLC, which manages the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab) in Batavia, Illinois (a U.S. Department of Energy national laboratory). She is a frequent writer and speaker on a variety of immigration topics, and is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association. She was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, and grew up in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Alberta, Canada and a Law Degree from the University of British Columbia, Canada. Previously, she was Counsel with the law firm of Mandel, Lipton & Stevenson Ltd. in Chicago.