Greenberg Traurig’s Laura Reiff Presented On Capitol Hill – Briefing On Immigration with Law Enforcement and Business Leaders

Laura Reiff provided a briefing on Capitol Hill to new members and staff of the 115th Congress on Thursday, February 23, 2017.  Laura discussed the impact on the business of immigration and the need for policy reforms. Please visit the National Immigration Forum for additional information. View Full Post
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Greenberg Traurig’s Laura Reiff Presented On Capitol Hill – Briefing On Immigration with Law Enforcement and Business Leaders

By | EB-5 Insights | February 24, 2017
Laura Reiff provided a briefing on Capitol Hill to new members and staff of the 115th Congress on Thursday, February 23, 2017. Laura discussed the impact on the business of immigration and the need for policy reforms. Please visit the National Immigration Forum for additional information. View Full Post
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Employers Respond to “a Day Without Immigrants”

By | Louisiana Law Blog | February 22, 2017
Last week, thousands of employees throughout the county skipped work as part of “a day without immigrants” demonstration. The employees were protesting the Trump administration’s recent actions regarding immigration. The stated intent was to negatively impact the nation’s economy in an effort to highlight the contributions of immigrant labor. View Full Post
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Pre-Employment Background Screening 101 – Mitigate Your Risk

A series of recent class action complaints against employers leads me to write about what employers can do to mitigate risk with respect to their background screening program. I’m talking about pre-employment background checks when an employer uses the services of a third-party background screening company. View Full Post
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Legislative and Other Challenges to Immigration Executive Order

By | Immigration Blog | February 22, 2017
Legislative and Other Challenges to Immigration Executive Order Following recent ICE arrests of 680 individuals in the Los Angeles, Chicago, Atlanta, San Antonio, and New York City areas, Senators Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.), Richard Durbin (D-Ill.), and Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.) introduced a bill to nullify the effect of President Donald Trump’s Executive Order, “Enhancing Public Security in the Interior of the United States.”  The E.O. View Full Post
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Soothsayings On Changes to the EB-5 Immigrant Investment Program

By | Nation Of Immigrators | February 20, 2017
Soothsayings On Changes to the EB-5 Immigrant Investment Program “It’s tough to make predictions, especially about the future.” ~ Yogi Berra fortune tellerThe talk of the nation – at least that segment interested in U.S. green card benefits available to foreign investors – is about the welcome or feared changes likely to occur in the EB-5 employment-creation immigration investor visa program.  View Full Post
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