Permanent Labor Certification (PERM) Process: Employer Immigration Compliance, Impact of Pay Transparency Laws
Recording of a 90-minute CLE video webinar with Q&A
This CLE webinar will brief employment counsel on the permanent labor certification (PERM) recruitment process. The panel will highlight PERM challenges, recent developments, the impact of pay transparency laws, and best practices for counsel to take when advising clients on the several complex steps involved with the PERM process.
- Overview and challenges of the PERM recruitment process
- Interplay between PERM regulations and pay transparency laws
- Enforcement, DOL audits, and other key issues
- Risk management and due diligence
The panel will discuss these and other notable issues:
- How can counsel guide clients in navigating the practical and legal considerations of the PERM recruitment process, including preparing job advertisements?
- What steps should employment counsel take when evaluating the impact of various state and local pay transparency laws?
- What are the current federal enforcement efforts for the PERM process and best practices for handling employee immigration issues?
John F. Quill
Member; Chair, Immigration Practice
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo
Mr. Quill’s practice encompasses all aspects of immigration and nationality law. He draws on over two decades of... | Read More
Mr. Quill’s practice encompasses all aspects of immigration and nationality law. He draws on over two decades of experience to help companies and their employees obtain nonimmigrant visas, including B, E, H, J, L, O, and TN visas. He also handles applications for PERM labor certification; extraordinary ability, outstanding researcher, and national interest waiver petitions; adjustment of status procedures; consular processing; and naturalization. John has distinguished himself in the use of legal operations and technology to streamline practices and develop innovative solutions to challenging legal and case production issues. Mr. Quill represents clients in a wide variety of industries, including biotechnology, FinTech, hospitals & health systems, insurance, financial services, retailers, education, consulting, and staffing services. In addition to his practice, Mr. Quill is a frequent panelist at seminars on immigration topics, and he regularly writes articles about business immigration. He has also served as co-chair of American Immigration Lawyers Association regional conferences.Close
Ms. Zaman has over 20 years of experience in practicing U.S. immigration law. Her primary area of practice is... | Read More
Ms. Zaman has over 20 years of experience in practicing U.S. immigration law. Her primary area of practice is employment and family based applications as well as Naturalization and Consular Processing. Prior to joining the firm Ms. Zaman was a solo practitioner in U.S. immigration law practice and Of-Counsel to over six separate reputed law firms based in South Florida. She specializes in Permanent Labor Certification cases with the U.S. Department of Labor. Ms. Zaman is a frequent speaker on employment immigration topics.Close