TN Visas Under the Current Administration
March 5, 2019
02:00 PM (ET)
Our panel of experts will provide an update on NAFTA, the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), and the general status of current TN Visa applications. Panelists also will discuss the latest trends in TN adjudications at the border and U.S. consulates, and they will provide real-world examples and advice to help resolve problems.
- Impact of the “Buy American and Hire American” Executive Order
- Tricky TN Categories
- “Management Consultant” and “Scientific Technicians”
- What Are the New Problematic TN Categories?
- CBP Denied My Client’s TN, Now What? How to Communicate with CBP
- How to Resolve Routine TN Questions
FacultyKathleen Campbell Walker is a member of Dickinson Wright PLLC and practices primarily from the firm's El Paso office. She was national president of the American Immigration Lawyers Association from 2007 to 2008. She is board certified in Immigration and Nationality law by Texas Board of Legal Specialization. In 2014, she was the recipient of the AILA Founder’s Award, which is awarded from time to time to the person or entity who has had the most substantial impact on the field of immigration law or policy in the preceding period (established 1950). She has testified before Congress on matters of immigration policy and border security. She served on the 2009 Independent Task Force on U.S. Immigration Policy of the Council on Foreign Relations chaired by Thomas F. McLarty III and Jeb Bush.
Lauren K. Ross is a senior attorney in the San Francisco office of Erickson Immigration Group. Ms. Ross provides immigration services relating to all aspects of inbound employee mobility to individuals and companies in a wide variety of industries. Having practiced exclusively in U.S. immigration and nationality law in high volume settings since 2009, she has a broad range of experience with all facets of employment-based immigration matters, including TNs. She also advises on nonimmigrant and immigrant strategy, naturalization and citizenship matters, and I-9 compliance.
Zabrina V. Reich is the managing attorney at Serotte Reich, LLP, based in Buffalo, NY. Ms. Reich graduated with distinction from the University of Michigan with a B.A. in Communication Studies in 2008. In 2013, she received her J.D. magna cum laude and her M.B.A. with a marketing concentration from the University at Buffalo. Ms. Reich has exclusively practiced immigration law since 2013 and is admitted to practice law in the state of New York. Due in part to her proximity to the border, Ms. Reich has developed particular expertise in TN applications, waiver/admissibility issues and border-problem cases.
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The TN Visas Under the Current Administration web seminar takes place Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 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
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