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I-9 Videos

Video: I-9 Advanced

This hour-long webinar is the second in a two part series, following I-9 Basics - Forms, Rules and Common Pitfalls....
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I-9 Videos

Video: Breaking Down I-9 Compliance for Your Business

What are some steps and procedures my company can implement to ensure I-9 compliance? In this video, Attorney Michael Murray...
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I-9 Videos

Video: I-9 Basics – Forms, Rules and Common Pitfalls

In this hour-long webinar, Attorney Michael Murray discusses the ins and outs of I-9 compliance, including: Proper completion of I-9...
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Hiring on an O Visa
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Hiring on an O Visa

If your company wants to hire an exceptionally talented individual for a temporary period of time, then the “O” visa...
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Mainebiz Publishes Russell Ford’s Tips on Preparing for an I-9 Audit
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Mainebiz Publishes Russell Ford’s Tips on Preparing for an I-9 Audit

For employers and human resources professionals, the employment eligibility verification process can be a daunting one. If unorganized, the process...
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J-1 Visa Videos

Video: FAQ for Seasonal and Temporary Worker Visas

In this hour-long webinar with accompanying transcript, attorney Russell Ford presents frequently asked questions about Seasonal and Temporary worker visas,...
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Third Travel Ban Applies To New Countries, Now Permanent
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Third Travel Ban Applies To New Countries, Now Permanent

The Trump Administration has announced a third version of its Travel Ban. The new ban is permanent, not temporary like...
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Understanding SEVP: I-17 Recertification Compliance and What Every School Should Know
Higher Education

Understanding SEVP: I-17 Recertification Compliance and What Every School Should Know

Colleges and universities that offer a foreign student program (FSP) don’t have to be told about the benefits that come...
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SHRM Publishes Russell Ford’s I-9 Compliance Audit Tips
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SHRM Publishes Russell Ford’s I-9 Compliance Audit Tips

Companies need to stay on top of I-9 compliance, especially after the recent release of a new version of the...
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How to Apply for the 2019 Diversity Immigrant Visa Program
Advisory

How to Apply for the 2019 Diversity Immigrant Visa Program

The United States Department of State (DOS) issued a notice providing information on how to apply for the 2019 Diversity...
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Understanding SEVP: Maintaining SEVIS Compliance
Higher Education

Understanding SEVP: Maintaining SEVIS Compliance

The start of a new semester can be an exciting and invigorating time for a college student, especially one who...
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Understanding SEVP: What to do if a student loses their F-1 status
Higher Education

Understanding SEVP: What to do if a student loses their F-1 status

Students that come to study in the United States on an F-1 visa are able to enjoy the same academic...
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2017 Conrad 30 J-1 Visa Waiver Primer
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2017 Conrad 30 J-1 Visa Waiver Primer

How long does the Conrad 30 J-1 Visa Waiver application process take? The Conrad waiver application will take several weeks...
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H-1B Videos

Video: H-1B Compliance – Getting the Public Access File Right

In this video, with accompanying transcript, Attorney Michael Murray delves into an important aspect of H-1B Compliance - the public...
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I-9 Audit FAQs: Handling Remote and Off-Site Workers
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I-9 Audit FAQs: Handling Remote and Off-Site Workers

As an employer, you probably don’t need us to tell you that keeping up with I-9 compliance can be a...
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USCIS Releases New Version of Form I-9
I-9 News

USCIS Releases New Version of Form I-9

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has released a new version of Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification. By September 18,...
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I-9 Audit FAQs: Destroying I-9 Records
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I-9 Audit FAQs: Destroying I-9 Records

As an employer, you probably don't need us to tell you that keeping up with I-9 compliance can be a...
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I-9 Audit FAQs: Storing I-9 Records
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I-9 Audit FAQs: Storing I-9 Records

As an employer, you probably don't need us to tell you that keeping up with I-9 compliance can be a...
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Supreme Court Partially Reinstates Travel Ban
Advisory H-1B J-1 Visa News

Supreme Court Partially Reinstates Travel Ban

On June 26, United States Supreme Court reinstated a portion of the Trump Administration’s “Travel Ban” that has been blocked...
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J-1 Visa Videos

Video: H-3 or J-1 Visas for Intern Trainee

We want to hire an intern trainee, is the H-3 or the J-1 a better option? In this short video,...
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