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 Export to Your Calendar 6/13/2017
When: Tuesday, June 13, 2017
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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University Club
175 N Oakland Ave
Pasadena, California  91101
United States
Presenter: Kathy Grzegorek & Ilana Smith
Contact: Eileen Yip


Online registration is available until: 6/12/2017
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Immigration, Post-Election: Can Employers Do Right By Doing Right And Help Their Employees Too?

 

Immigration from the employer’s perspective.

Immigration attorney Kathleen Grzegorek of Stone Grzegorek, & Gonzalez LLP and Caltech’s Director of International Offices, Ilana Smith, will address current issues surrounding employer compliance and worksite enforcement for nonprofits, educational institutions and private industry.

Session will address current issues surrounding employer compliance and worksite enforcement for nonprofits, educational institutions and private industry.

  • What are the current immigration laws regarding employer compliance?
  • What are the new immigration policies and enforcement priorities?
  • Visits to worksite from Department of Homeland Security and Department of Labor
  • Workplace raids
  • What are our employees’ rights – If ICE comes to the workplace?
  • What should we be telling our employees publicly and individually about their immigration concerns?

 

Program Agenda

7:00am to 7:20am - Registration, Breakfast, Networking
7:20am to 7:30am - Welcome and Announcements
7:30am to 8:45am - Speaker
8:45am to 9:00am - Wrap Up


Speakers

 

Kathleen Grzegorek, Partner, Stone Grzegorek & Gonzalez LLP

Kathy is a Certified Specialist in Immigration & Nationality Law, State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization.

She is the co-founder of a 20 attorney full service immigration law firm located in downtown Los Angeles.

She has over twenty-five years of immigration experience serving a diverse client base with an emphasis on business immigration in the professional, high technology, academic, fine arts, scientific and entertainment fields. Clients range in size from start-up enterprises to publicly-traded multinational corporations, as well as nonprofit entities, government institutes and universities.

 

 

Ilana Smith, Director of International Offices for Caltech

Ilana has been in her position since May 2013. Prior to joining Caltech in 2002 as an international scholar advisor, she practiced immigration law. She has presented at national and regional conferences, as well as webinars for NAFSA: Association of International Educators and the American Immigration Lawyers Association. She currently serves on the NAFSA ISS-RP Travel Subcommittee and is a former member of the NAFSA ISS-RP Exchange Visitor Program Subcommittee. She received her J.D. from Temple University School of Law and A.B. from Bryn Mawr College.

 


Certifications

 

This program has been approved for 1.25 Professional Development Credits (PDCs), towards SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP, through the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).

 

 

 

This program has been approved for 1.25 HR (General) recertification credit hours through the HR Certification Institute (HRCI). For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute homepage at www.hrci.org.

The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute’s® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.



Registration Rates

Category Pre-Registration Onsite
PIHRA Member $30 $30
Guest/Nonmember $45 $45
PIHRA Member In-Transition $20 $20
PIHRA Student Member $20 $20

Online registration closes on Monday, June 12, 2017 at 3:00pm. Registrations after this date will only be taken onsite.

 

Cancellation Policy 

There will be a 50% administration fee for any cancellation. If you need to cancel, we must receive it in writing (email or fax) 2 business days prior to an event during normal business hours. Refunds will not be given to no-shows. Credits will not be issued for use towards future PIHRA events. 

 

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