2018 Doing Business in the Golden State – Business Immigration Under the Trump Administration

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February 7, 2018
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM ET

Join us for a webinar discussing immigration-related developments one year into the Trump administration, including restrictive adjudications of common nonimmigrant petitions such as H-1B and L-1, heightened scrutiny at US consulates and borders, and contemplated overhauls to the immigrant system.

We will address how changes in the landscape of immigration adjudication and enforcement are expected to affect business immigration.


  • Buy American, Hire American executive order
  • Heightened site visit program; conflict with new California law
  • New limitations for F-1 students
  • Crackdowns on the H-1B and L-1 categories
  • Renegotiation of the NAFTA
  • Overhaul of the employment-based immigration system
  • Elimination of dependent employment
  • Scrutiny at the consulates and US borders
  • Entry restrictions for nationals of certain countries

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Contact Kim Mize at +1.415.442.1869 or kimberly.mize@morganlewis.com.

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