Laredo, TX (PRWEB) January 09, 2014
On Wednesday, January 8 San Antonio immigration attorney Jeff Thomas of The Lozano Law Firm (http://www.abogadolozano.com) presented “Taking Advantage of the Global Workforce” to the Laredo Association for Human Resource Management at its monthly meeting held at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Laredo, TX.
“Human resource professionals must have a thorough understanding of the various visa options available to U.S. companies seeking to employ foreign workers,” said Attorney Jeff Thomas.
During the presentation, Attorney Jeff Thomas discussed visas for low-skilled and professional workers including the H-2A & H-2B Visa, the E-2 Visa for entrepreneurs, and the L1 Visa for executives and managers. The presentation also included useful information on the topics of international employee transfers, visa options for foreign investors and international traders, and U.S. labor law in relation to foreign employees. Attorney Jeff Thomas also provided an overview of lawful permanent residence for foreign workers. The presentation lasted approximately 45 minutes and attendees were encouraged to ask questions at its conclusion.
The Laredo Association for Human Resource Management is the premier networking and professional development venue for human resource professionals in the Laredo, TX area. It is a local affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management. These organizations exist to build a community for human resource management professionals and other related organizations; provide leadership, education, and research on human resource management topics; and serve as an advocate for the human resource profession.
Attorney Jeff Thomas is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School. He started practicing immigration law in law school, and has continued in this field ever since. His legal practice focuses on helping businesses and families obtain visas and lawful permanent residence for employees and family members.
The Lozano Law Firm, PLLC is a San Antonio immigration law firm that was established by Atty. Alfredo Lozano to impart personal attention and cost-effective immigration solutions to clients without the overhead and multi-tiered staffing that are characteristic of larger firms. For more information please visit http://www.abogadolozano.com or visit The Lozano Law Firm, PLLC Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/TheLozanoLawFirm.