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Detroit SHRM Webinar: Crossing the Border – Are You Prepared?
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With the Trump Administration negotiating the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement to replace NAFTA, how does this new agreement impact employment movement and immigration?

4/18/2019
When: Thursday, April 18, 2019
11:30am - 12:30pm
Where: Your Computer
Michigan
United States
Presenter: Alexandra V. LaCombe, Fragomen Worldwide
Contact: Detroit SHRM
248-478-6498


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Crossing the Border - Are You Prepared?

presented by: Alexandra V. LaCombe, Partner - Fragomen Worldwide

DESCRIPTION:

With the Trump Administration negotiating the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement to replace NAFTA, how does this new agreement impact employment movement and immigration? And with the push for stricter controls on visa applications, how should employers strategize their talent channels? 


LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

Upon completion of this webinar, C-Suite executives and HR professionals will gain a better understanding of:

  • How can changes in conditions of employment affect Canadian and Mexican employees’ entry into the US, including those with previously approved visas; 
  • What are the immediate concerns of foreign national employees and how to address them;
  • What are potential changes to US immigration laws that are likely to occur in the near future and how to be prepared for them; and
  • Best practices to maintain legal compliance in light of expanding needs for global mobility coupled with legal restrictions.


CERTIFICATION CREDITS:

HRCI - Submitted for 1.0 General Credit
SHRM - Pre-approved for 1.0 Credit.


COST:

Complimentary for Detroit SHRM Members

$25 for Non-Members of Detroit SHRM


CANCELLATION POLICY:

Cancellations must be received in writing to info@detroitshrm.org by April 15thRefunds for non-members cannot be issued for cancellations received after this date; however, substitutions for another person to attend in your place are gladly accepted.

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ABOUT THE SPEAKER:

Alexandra V. LaCombe is a Partner in the Troy office of Fragomen Worldwide, the world’s leading immigration law firm.  Her practice includes both individual and corporate client matters in the automotive, technology and other industries, as well as internationally recognized universities and research institutions, with a particular focus on regulatory compliance and immigration policy.

Prior to joining Fragomen, Ms. LaCombe was in solo practice for several years, handling employment and family immigration as well as immigration litigation, and served as in-house immigration counsel at Electronic Data System Corporation. 

Ms. LaCombe is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and the Michigan bar.  She is currently an Adjunct Professor with the University of Detroit-Mercy School of Law, teaching Immigration Law within the University's innovative "Law Firm Practice” curriculum.  Ms. LaCombe is a graduate of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (B.A.) and Columbia University School of Law (J.D.).

CANCELLATION POLICY:

Cancellations must be received in writing to info@detroitshrm.org by April 14th. Refunds cannot be issued for cancellations received after this date; however, substitutions for another person to attend in your place are gladly accepted.

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