Specialized Knowledge and L-1B—Initiation to Consular Interview-Downloadable Recording

Specialized Knowledge and L-1B—Initiation to Consular Interview-Downloadable Recording

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Recording Date2/3/15
CLE EligibleYes
Length90 min.
FormatWeb Seminar
L-1B denial rates have doubled in the last six years. What can the expert lawyer do to frame the case? What are the latest trends in L-1B adjudications? What are the key factual indicators of a successful L-1B? This seminar focuses on case initiation, framing L-1B cases, and preparing your client for consular interviews.

Key Topics Include

  • Specialized Knowledge: How to Define and Refine the Job Description
  • The GST Decision: A Deep Dive into Understanding What USCIS Believes Is Specialized Knowledge
  • How Relevant Are the 1994 Puleo Memo and the 2004 Ohata Memo in Light of GST
  • Framing the Case: Application to International Markets or Advanced Level of the Company's Processes and Procedures
  • Proving “Doing Business” for Non-traditional International Companies
  • L-1B Blanket Petitions and Other Consular Processing Tips

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AILA has filed for MCLE and specialized credit in appropriate jurisdictions. To receive CLE credit, attorneys must record seminar attendance and the CLE code provided via webCLE. Eligible participants can receive up to 1.8 CLE credit hours.

The OnDemand Recording format does not qualify for CLE credit in the following jurisdictions: AR, IA, KS, MN, RI, and TN. In addition, although the Downloadable format may be approved, the CD format is not eligible for CLE credit in the following states: IN, MS, SC, and VA.

Please note that your jurisdiction may limit OnDemand credit based on the date of the original presentation. Please view the OnDemand Downloadable and CD-Rom Expiration Chart for more details. For more information on specific approvals, e-mail cle@aila.org
Sonal J. Mehta Verma (dl), Washington, DC
Sonal J. Mehta Verma is an attorney with Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy LLP in Washington, DC. She is a former AILA Washington, DC Chapter Chair, and currently serves on the AILA National Business Committee. Focusing her practice on corporate immigration matters, Sonal provides corporations and individuals with guidance and advice on all immigrant and nonimmigrant visas. Sonal is a graduate of the University of Baltimore School of Law.

Bradley L. Ortman, Cleveland, OH
Brad Ortman is a partner at the law firm of Rosner, Ortman & Moss Partners, LLC. Mr. Ortman currently serves as the Ohio AILA liaison to the Border Patrol and U.S. Customs & Border Protection. Mr. Ortman received his B.A. degree, with honors, in Political Science from the University of Michigan in 1991, and his J.D. degree from the George Washington University National Law Center in 1995.

Timothy M. Wheelwright, Salt Lake City, UT
Timothy M. Wheelwright is a shareholder with Durham Jones & Pinegar where his practice focuses on handling routine and complex immigration matters for companies and individuals. He is a past chair of the AILA Utah Chapter, has served on several AILA committees, and has presented at AILA Annual Conferences and other events. Mr. Wheelwright received his J.D. from the University Of Utah School of Law (1997) and his B.A. from Brigham Young University (1994).

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