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This program was recorded on May 20, 2020
The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in early March has caused governments across the globe to close businesses and impose various travel bans/restrictions in order to flatten the curve and slow the spread. The pandemic has also given rise to complications and challenges for nonimmigrant and immigrant workers. This course will cover the potential effects of furloughs, layoffs, and remote work on several nonimmigrant categories. An overview of the Executive Order on the temporary suspension of immigration will also be discussed as well as what a post-COVID world will look like as it pertains to U.S. immigration.
Richard M. Wilner
Richard M. Wilner is a founding member of Wilner & O’Reilly, APLC and is Board Certified by the State Bar of California as a Specialist in Immigration and Nationality Law. He is admitted to practice law in the State of California and before the U.S. District Courts for the Central, Northern and Southern Districts of California, the Northern District of Texas, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court. Mr. Wilner has received the coveted Martindale-Hubbell AV Rating, the highest legal and ethical rating that one can receive from one’s peers in the legal community. Similarly, he has been awarded the title of Super Lawyer from 2007 to the present. He is best known for his work in advising Fortune 500 companies, middle and small market businesses, entrepreneurs and foreign nationals of extraordinary ability in athletics, arts, and sciences in the complex area of U.S. Immigration and Nationality Law.
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- Effect of remote work policies as they apply to L-1, O-1, TN or E-visa classifications, generally;
- Effect of Layoffs, Furloughs, and Work-From-Home (WFH) as it pertains to H-1B nonimmigrants
- Executive Order on Temporary Suspension of Immigration