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January Monthly Meeting - Immigration Overview for HR Professionals with Avalyn C. Langemeier

  • 11 Jan 2024
  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Bay Oaks Country Club


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Thursday, January 11th from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

14545 Bay Oaks Blvd, Houston, TX 77059

We will be meeting at Bay Oaks Country Club and lunch will be served.

The Topic:

Immigration Overview for HR Professionals

To help you plan ahead and be proactive, we will discuss some common immigration issues that HR professionals and business owners may encounter. These issues include nonimmigrant work visas, maintenance of status, when to begin permanent residence sponsorship, and Form I-9 compliance tips.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Form I-9 compliance tips
  • Review nonimmigrant work visas
  • Discuss maintenance of status and why it is important
  • When to begin permanent residence sponsorship - timing, aging out, and other issues

Meeting Agenda

  • 11:30-12:00 Check-in / Networking / Announcements / Lunch
  • 12:00-1:00 Speaker Presentation, followed by Q&A

Re-certification credits are available for this event (1 SHRM PDC; 1 hour HRCI) and will be shared with attendees after the meeting.


Guests are always welcome and encouraged to attend our meetings!

For on-site luncheon, networking, and presentation at Bay Oaks:

  • $38 TXBA SHRM Member
  • $48 Non-Member / Guest
  • $20 Student

    About the Speaker:

    Avalyn C. Langemeier

    Avalyn Castillo Langemeier is a partner at Foster LLP in the Houston office and is Board Certified in Immigration and Nationality Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. She has been recognized by Who’s Who Legal: Corporate Immigration, Best Lawyers in America, The Legal 500 Next Generation Partners, and the 2023 Lawdragon 100 Leading Immigration Lawyers. Avalyn was also recognized by Texas Executive Women as a 2023 Woman on the Move. Avalyn focuses her practice on corporate immigration and immigration compliance. She represents employers and individuals, including in service, academia, and healthcare. She has extensive experience with corporate compliance and immigration policy; nonimmigrant visas; and employment-based permanent residency. She also helps employers with Form I-9 compliance.

    Texas Bay Area SHRM 

    PO Box 57923  Webster, TX 77598

    SHRM Affiliate Chapter #0542

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