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8635

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Fee:

$140

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$160

BUSINESS IMMIGRATION LAW

THURSDAY  •  SEPTEMBER 4, 2014

State Bar of Georgia Conference Center
104 Marietta St. NW
Atlanta, Georgia

CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including 1 Ethics Hour and 3 Trial Practice Hours

Co-Sponsor:
Immigration Law Section, State Bar of Georgia

Presiding:
Dara L. Berger, Program Chair, Law Office of Dara L. Berger, LLC, Atlanta

7:15

REGISTRATION AND CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
(All attendees must check in upon arrival. A jacket or sweater is recommended.)

8:00

SUICIDE AWARENESS CAMPAIGN:  HOW TO SAVE A LIFE
Video Presentation by the State Bar of Georgia

MORNING SESSIONS
8:15
Welcome AND PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Dara L. Berger
8:30
NON-IMMIGRANT BUSINESS VISAS OVERVIEW, THE MOST COMMON CATEGORIES: H-1B AND TN VISAS
Layli Eskandari Deal, Levine & Eskandari, LLC, Atlanta
9:15
NON-IMMIGRANT VISA ALTERNATIVES FOR EMPLOYMENT—BASED IMMIGRATION: E, L, O AND P VISAS
Robert E. Banta, Banta Immigration Law Ltd, Atlanta
10:15

BREAK

10:30
PERM LABOR CERTIFICATION: THE JOB DESCRIPTION, MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS AND RECRUITMENT STRATEGIES; AND PERM TO I-140 ADJUDICATION: DEGREE EQUIVALENCY AND OTHER ISSUES
Karen Weinstock, Weinstock Immigration Lawyers, Atlanta
12:15

LUNCHEON (Included in registration fee)

AFTERNOON SESSIONS
12:45
AVOIDING LABOR CERTIFICATION WITH EB-1 AND EB-2 IMMIGRANT CATEGORIES
Elizabeth K. McKee, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, LLP, Atlanta
1:30
ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS RELATING TO DUAL REPRESENTATION OF AN EMPLOYER AND AN EMPLOYEE
Kenneth S. Levine, Levine & Eskandari, LLC, Atlanta
2:15
break
2:30
RECENT UPDATES REGARDING COMPREHENSIVE IMMIGRATION REFORM
Charles H. Kuck, Kuck Immigration Partners LLC, Atlanta
3:30
ADJOURN