HR Legalist Live Presents: New Landscapes in Employment Law & Global Mobility

October 07, 2021

ICYMI:

Join us on Thursday, October 7, 2021, for the next installment of “HR Legalist Live,” where Obermayer attorneys bring their popular blog to life.

This virtual presentation will include:

Labor Law Update: What to Expect Under the Biden Administration

  • The changing composition of the National Labor Relations Board and its likely impact on existing precedent with respect to various common employment policies;
  • Overview of the Protecting the Rights to Organize Act of 2021 (PRO Act) and how it will likely strengthen collective-bargaining efforts, should it pass, and result in the increased unionization of employees.

Business Immigration Update: Travel, Visa Processing, and Managing your Foreign Workforce

  • Consular processing and securing a visa: an overview of the state of U.S. Embassy/Consulate operations around the globe and tips on navigating the visa application process during COVID-19
  • U.S. travel restrictions: Who is allowed into the U.S. and who’s not; impacts on business travel
  • National Interest Exceptions (“NIE”): Overview of the NIE eligibility criteria and request process for a waiver to certain regional travel bans
  • Miscellaneous trends and observations in business immigration in 2021.

Return to Work: Returning to the Office in Light of the COVID-19 Pandemic

  • Vaccine requirements and their potential exemptions, vaccine alternatives, and CDC/OSHA guidelines
  • Reasonable accommodations for COVID-19 and assessing whether remote work is a reasonable accommodation as many employees return to the workplace.

 
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