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love this podcast, super informative

By Linese - Jan 21 2016
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Really love this podcast, I’m a career coach who works with immigrants to land their H-1B job by helping them with their interviews and it’s very important for me to follow up on the latest trends. Thanks Sheila for putting together such a great podcast!

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22 Ratings
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love this podcast, super informative

By Linese - Jan 21 2016
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Really love this podcast, I’m a career coach who works with immigrants to land their H-1B job by helping them with their interviews and it’s very important for me to follow up on the latest trends. Thanks Sheila for putting together such a great podcast!
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Murthy Immigration Podcast

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Rank #1: H1B RFE Trends 2016-2017

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The focus of this teleconference is recent trends in requests for evidence (RFEs) for H1B petitions after cap season. Attorneys from the Murthy Law Firm discuss issues related to CPT & OPT, right to control, specialty occupation, etc, and provide tips for preparing a strong RFE response.

Aug 03 2016

35mins

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Rank #2: Teleconference: PERM/Green Card and Citizenship Updates

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are the focus of this teleconference from May 01, 2019. A continuation of our series designed for employers and their representatives, Murthy Law Firm attorneys turn their attention to shifts in adjudications and processes, to provide guidance on methods for overcoming issues.

May 01 2019

35mins

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Rank #3: PERM/Green Card and Citizenship Updates - Teleconference

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Recent changes to the PERM/Green Card process and citizenship adjudications are the topic of this teleconference from October 3, 2018. Murthy Law Firm attorneys discuss trends and changes to adjudications and processes, and provide guidance on how to overcome problems.

Oct 03 2018

47mins

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Rank #4: H-4 EAD Under the Trump Administration

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Murthy Law Firm attorneys discuss the fate of the program that allows certain H-4 spouses to apply for employment authorization documents (EADs). This special teleconference held on January 9, 2018 for members of the Telugu Association of North America (TANA), is now being made available for all stakeholders who rely on MurthyDotCom to stay informed about the U.S. immigration system.

Jan 09 2018

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Rank #5: H1B RFEs and Issues

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The focus of this teleconference is recent trends in requests for evidence (RFEs) for H1B petitions after cap season. Attorneys from the Murthy Law Firm discuss issues related to CPT & OPT, right to control, specialty occupation, Level I, etc, and provide tips for preparing a strong RFE response.

Jun 06 2018

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Rank #6: CPT/OPT Transition to H1B

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Murthy Law Firm attorneys discuss matters related to various types of employment authorization for students in F-1 status, including CPT and OPT (both the initial 12-month OPT and the 24-month STEM extension), placement of F-1 student workers at third-party sites, employer obligations, and more. Common issues related to transitioning from F-1 to H1B are also topics in this teleconference.

Mar 07 2018

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Rank #7: H1B Cap Petitions: Practical Tips for Filing - Teleconference

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Murthy Law Firm attorneys discuss tips for the upcoming H1B cap season and the latest trends from the current Administration.

Jan 02 2019

46mins

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Rank #8: Teleconference - H1b Cap Issues

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The topic of our February 2012 teleconference in this series, designed for employers and their representatives, addresses H1B "cap" cases. Murthy Law Firm attorneys discuss the annual quota system, who is subject to the cap, and the criteria and requirements for filing H1B cap-subject petitions. The session also addresses issues related to transitioning from F-1 to H1B, including the cap-gap, USCIS fee requirements, and matters important to IT consulting companies that assign workers at third-party sites.

Mar 23 2012

41mins

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Rank #9: Work Visa Options Beyond H1B and L-1

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U.S. companies with the need for foreign national workers are typically familiar with the H1B and L-1 visa categories. But there is an entire ‘alphabet soup’ of work visa options that may meet an employer’s needs in certain circumstances. In this teleconference, Murthy Law Firm attorneys cover a number of different categories, including E-1, E-2, J, O, P, R, and TN.

Dec 06 2017

42mins

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Rank #10: Analyzing Latest Regulations and Policies, Part 1

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The Trump Administration continues to push for changes to those in nonimmigrant status and the U.S. employment-based immigration system. Though legislative wins have been tough to come by, the Administration has had more luck reforming immigration rules through memos and regulations. Sheela Murthy leads a discussion on some of the latest actions.

Aug 01 2018

38mins

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Rank #11: Teleconference - Highlights 2011

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In the first teleconference of 2012, in this series designed for employers and their representatives, a panel of attorneys from the Murthy Law Firm provides an overview of the most important developments of 2011 in the field of Immigration law, and how they relate to employers. The panel also provides guidance on how employers can effectively structure their immigration procedures for 2012 and beyond.

Mar 23 2012

40mins

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Rank #12: Trump's Immigration Impact

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The Trump Administration continues to push for changes to the U.S. employment-based immigration system. Though legislative wins have been tough to come by, the Administration has had more luck reforming immigration rules through memos and regulations. Sheela Murthy leads a discussion on some of the latest actions since President Trump took office.

May 02 2018

30mins

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Rank #13: Other Nonimmigrant Options - Teleconference

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Many employers are familiar with the H1B and L-1 nonimmigrant visa programs, but there are other visa categories that, in the right circumstances, may offer U.S. employers additional options for hiring foreign national workers. Murthy Law Firm attorneys provide an overview of some of these less prominent work visa categories.

Mar 06 2019

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Rank #14: H1B Cap-Subject Petitions - Practical Tips for Approvals

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The fiscal year 2019 H1B cap season is discussed by Murthy Law Firm attorneys in this teleconference. Included topics are issues related to transitioning from F-1 to H1B, USCIS quota and fee requirements, Level 1 Wage and Specialty Occupation, and matters important to IT companies with workers at third-party sites.

Feb 07 2018

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Rank #15: Year End Planning: Immigration Compliance Files - Teleconference

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Attorneys at the Murthy Law Firm discuss year-end planning, such as retention of records for H1B petitions (Public Access Files) and labor certification cases (compliance files) in this teleconference from December 5, 2018. They look to the year ahead in maintaining documentation and planning financially for immigration.

Dec 05 2018

41mins

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Rank #16: Special Teleconference: STEM OPT 3rd Placement Worksites

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Murthy Law Firm attorneys discuss a recent change in the USCIS's interpretation of the STEM OPT rule with regard to third-party placements.

May 07 2018

32mins

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Rank #17: Government Comes a-Knockin' - Practical Tips

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Murthy Law Firm attorneys provide practical tips and discuss best practices for when government agencies, such as ICE or FDNS, show up at your door to determine your company’s compliance with your H-1 and L-1 petitions.

Apr 04 2018

37mins

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Rank #18: Analyzing Latest Regulations and Policies, Part 2

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Murthy Law Firm attorneys continue the discussion of the Trump Administration's ongoing regulatory and policy changes with employment-based immigration, in the second part of this teleconference. Sheela Murthy leads a discussion of the latest impacts, consequences, and strategies to deal with this uncertain environment.

Nov 07 2018

36mins

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Rank #19: New I-9 Form Compliance

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I-9 issues are the center of discussion in this teleconference from the Murthy Law Firm. Included topics relate to employer compliance with requirements for completing and maintaining the I-9 form. Specifically addressed are matters surrounding H1B and other nonimmigrant workers, and the most recent version of the I-9.

Jan 03 2018

23mins

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Rank #20: Recruitment in PERM Cases

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This teleconference focuses on good-faith recruitment of U.S. workers during the PERM labor certification process. In the PERM process, employers are required to make sure that there are not sufficient U.S. workers who are able, willing, qualified, and available for the work to be undertaken. Attorneys at the Murthy Law Firm discuss the recruitment process and discuss current U.S. Department of Labor trends regarding recruitment, specifically issues raised in audit requests.

Sep 07 2016

29mins

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