November 10, 2016

Immigration Alert: Potential Impact of the Presidential Election

At this early stage, it is impossible to predict what changes lie ahead. President-Elect Trump has proposed reform of the H-1B program; increased recruitment of US workers prior to employment-based immigration filings; and, negotiation/elimination of treaties which include immigration provisions. However, these types of significant regulatory changes require a long, slow, Congressional process. Until we have more information, all that employers and foreign nationals can do is wait.

Kerr Russell will continue to monitor immigration-related proposals and changes as they occur, and will advise as necessary.  In the meantime, should you

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