02:00 PM (ET)
Every year, foreign students work closely with employers to prepare their H-1B petitions, then await the H-1B lottery results. Our panel of experts will discuss options for foreign students who are not chosen in the H-1B lottery, as well as strategies on how to stay in status while waiting for the results. They also will delve into the January 2019 H-1B Final Rule reversing the selection order and adding the electronic registration requirement, and address how to prepare for advising foreign students for the next H-1B Cap season.
- What Is the Normal Course of Action for a Foreign Student Whose Employer Filed a Cap-Subject H-1B Petition on His or Her Behalf?
- To File STEM OPT or Not to File: Headaches During the Lottery Waiting Time/Cap-Gap, and Working with International Students Advisers
- Other Employment Options
- Warning Signs and Red Flags: Be on the Lookout!
- Looking Towards the Future: The January 2019 H-1B Final Rule
|Free Downloadable Seminar Recording Included with Live Registration Included with registration, participants in the live seminar will receive a free downloadable recording of the seminar. It will be available in participant's Agora Digital Library approximately 4-7 business days from the seminar date.
- David A. M. Ware, Metairie, LA
- Gwyneth A. Smith, Associate Director, ISSO - Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY
- Lucy G. Cheung, New York, NY
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 Foreign Students Not Picked in the H-1B Lottery: Options and Strategies
web seminar takes place Tuesday, July 9, 2019, at the times noted below:
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