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Navigating Immigration in the Life Sciences Industry


December 02, 2020 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST
Navigating Immigration in the Life Sciences Industry


CLE Credit: Pending
HRCI Credit: Pending
SHRM Credit: Pending

The impact of COVID-19 together with new developments in US immigration laws, has been felt globally by those in the life sciences industry. From proclamations restricting entry to the US for individuals from certain countries, to changes in the Department of Labor’s prevailing wage calculations, there have been many challenges to manage.

Join Jackson Lewis P.C. attorneys from our Immigration Practice Group to discuss the implications of current and proposed rules in the immigration realm as they pertain to the industry. We will present real life examples on how organizations have been assisting their clients in hiring and retaining top scientific talent.


  • Travel Restrictions
    • Who is affected by the Presidential Proclamations and other restrictions?
    • Can your employees qualify for National Interest Exemptions (NIEs)?
    • Where could they wait out the 14-day rule?                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
  • H-1Bs
    • What do new and proposed DOL and H-1B rules mean for your company?
    • Could you avoid the H-1B cap limitations altogether?
  • Special issues for researchers and scientists who are extraordinary or outstanding in their fields.

Contact Us for More Information

Please contact Courtney Christie at or 703-483-8304.