Connecticut, US

April 16, 2020

Fragomen & AmCham Webcast: U.S. Immigration impacts of COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread, straining U.S. businesses as they attempt to identify and cope with travel bans, containment measures and regulatory restrictions affecting their employees and operations.

During our 60-minute webcast, for our India based clients, we will provide the most up-to-date immigration-related intelligence and compliance guidance regarding the U.S., including:

• Effects of border and consular closings
• Continuing compliance obligations with USCIS still accepting filings
• Rules relating to work from home arrangements
• Rules relating to wage reductions, furloughs and layoffs
• Relaxed USCIS rules regarding certain filing deadlines and I-9 employment eligibility compliance
• Update on H-1 B lottery results and petition filing challenges
• Views on the road ahead
• Interactive Q&A