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What’s Trending? 2018 I-140 RFEs

November 15, 2018
Web Seminar

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Presented 11/15/2018
02:00 PM (ET)
CLE Eligible Yes
Length 90 min.
Format Web Seminar
SKU WS2018-11-15

Our expert panelists will help you understand the current I-140 adjudications climate to position your EB-1-1 Extraordinary Ability, EB-1-2 Outstanding Researcher, or EB-1-3 Multinational Manager petition for success. Panelists will discuss the latest trends in immigrant visa adjudications and requests for evidence (RFEs) and identify best practices for challenging and successfully overcoming RFEs.

Featured Topics

  • Current Adjudication and RFE Trends for EB-1 Extraordinary Ability, Outstanding Researcher, and Multinational Manager Petitions
  • Strategies and Tips for Overcoming RFEs
  • Differences in Adjudications Between the Texas Service Center and Nebraska Service Center

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Michelle Salter (DL), Seattle, WA
Michelle Salter is a senior associate in the Seattle office of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP. Her practice concentrates on business immigration for employers across the United States and representation on individual professionals seeking J-1 waivers.

Jamie Dietz, Raleigh, NC
Jamie Dietz is an associate attorney in the Raleigh, North Carolina office of Ogletree Deakins. She works with multinational clients to provide comprehensive business immigration representation on U.S. visa matters, covering the full spectrum of nonimmigrant and immigrant visa processing for their professional workforce, including new hires, the existing talent pool, and international intracompany transfers. She partners with clients to develop a keen understanding of their business, assesses and advises on the options available, identifies potential risks and gains, and provides recommendations on strategy that best align to her clients’ critical business needs while ensuring compliance with all applicable immigration regulations. Jamie’s immigration practice reflects a commitment to working directly with clients and effectively communicating with their employee workforces, whose positions range from professional entry-level individual contributors to senior-level managers. Throughout these interactions, Jamie partners with her clients to reach alignment on specific case strategy, clarify process and documentation requirements, and provide insight to the overarching process.

Amy Erlbacher-Anderson, Omaha, NE
Amy Erlbacher-Anderson is a partner in Baird Holm LLP's Labor, Employment and Employee Benefits Law Practice Group, practicing primarily in the area of employment-based immigration. Ms. Erlbacher-Anderson graduated from the Creighton University School of Law; and, prior to entering private practice, she practiced tax law overseas. Ms. Erlbacher-Anderson is included in Great Plains Super Lawyers and has been listed in Best Lawyers in America® since 2007 for her work in immigration. Amy is active in the American Immigration Lawyers' Association and the International Medical Graduate Taskforce, having served on and chaired USCIS Liaison Committees, Conference Committees and as a past IA-NE chapter chair and member of AILA's Board. She frequently speaks on immigration on the local and national level.

The speaker's/author's views do not necessarily represent the views of AILA, nor do they constitute legal advice or representation. Practice tips provided are based on the speaker's/author's experiences and the current state of the law. Please be sure to conduct legal research and analysis for your unique situation as the law changes quickly and experiences may differ from your own.
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The What’s Trending? 2018 I-140 RFEs web seminar takes place Thursday, November 15, 2018, at the times noted below:

  • 2:00 pm–3:30 pm eastern time
  • 1:00 pm–2:30 pm central time
  • 12:00 pm–1:30 pm mountain time
  • 11:00 am–12:30 pm pacific time

The registration deadline for this seminar is 11:59 pm ET on November 14, 2018.

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