Wow, That Was Expensive: LCA and H-1B Traps That Can Cost Clients

Wow, That Was Expensive: LCA and H-1B Traps That Can Cost Clients

Event Date: 07/22/2022
Recording Available 7-14 Days After Event Date
Format Length CLE Eligible
Video Roundtable 60 min. No

This roundtable was originally scheduled for 06/03/2022 and has been postponed to 07/22/2022.

Violations of certain provisions of the H-1B and LCA regulations can result in strict liability fines for employers. This panel will discuss some of the nuances under the relevant rules. This is a free roundtable provided by the Business Section Steering Committee. Topics will include:

  • Who Can Pay for the H-1B Legal Fees and Costs? Can the Foreign National Pay?
  • PERMS and H-1B Extensions: Wage Discrepancies Between Prevailing Wage Determinations (PWDs) for PERMS and H-1Bs
  • Leaving H-1Bs Open When Employees Quit
  • H-1B Terminations and Employer Steps to End the Pay Obligations - Is A Flight Home Required?

This roundtable is available only to AILA members and not CLE eligible. AILA University Video Roundtables are free learning opportunities for AILA members provided via a weekly schedule of live video programming for members to come together from across the country and world to discuss hot topics and network with colleagues in the field. Video Roundtables are part of AILA University programming and each session is hosted by faculty selected for their expertise.

Matt Hirsch, AILA Business Section Steering Committee, Wayne, PA (DL)

Michael Nowlan, AILA Business Section Steering Committee Chair, Detroit, MI

Christopher Barnett, AILA Business Section Steering Committee, Dallas, TX

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.