Employer's Guide to Employment-Based Green Cards
1 hour 30 minutes
Get a step-by-step look at the laws and regulations surrounding the employment-based Green Card process.
With nonimmigrant visa status more difficult to obtain and maintain, and forward movement in the Visa Bulletin, there’s now increased pressure on employers to ensure their valued foreign-born professionals both don’t miss out on a Green Card or be at risk of not being able to renew their status. The only way to avoid some of the current issues with nonimmigrant processing is to offer a permanent solution through U.S. permanent residence. This material will give you the tools to understand how to best implement the Green Card process for at-risk employees and offer a stable long-term work opportunity for your client’s employees.
• You will be able to describe the core elements of a PERM Labor Certification application.
• You will be able to identify the available options for processing an employment-based Green Card.
• You will be able to discuss the advantages of selecting adjustment of status processing over the consular alternative.
• You will be able to explain the visa priority system and how it is managed by the visa bulletin.