Moving Forward on Immigration: How the President’s Historic Actions Impact You

2015 Employment Law & Legislative Conference
Workplace Application: You will learn about how the President’s executive actions on immigration will affect your workforce and compliance strategies.

President Obama has issued orders that will roil the immigration landscape throughout 2015. Join leading immigration experts who will discuss the most pertinent issues for you, including new work authorization for some undocumented workers, policy and processing changes impacting high-skilled workers and students, and I-9 compliance challenges presented by this fast-changing landscape. This session will help keep you up to date and in compliance with the latest immigration changes.  

Date(s) & Time(s): 
Monday, March 23, 2015 - 1:45pm to 3:15pm

Rebecca Peters


Mrs. Peters has worked with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) since October 2018. She previously worked for SHRM’s former affiliate the Council for Global Immigration (CFGI) in the Washington DC metro-area for nearly fifteen years, helping to advance high skilled immigration and employment verification reforms with the U.S. Congress, the White House and the federal agencies. She has served as a chair of the policy committee of the Compete America coalition. She also serves on other coalitions and working groups to educate and advance immigration system efficiencies and to ensure critical changes to employer immigration compliance are reasonable.

Justin Storch


Mr. Storch supports the Council for Global Immigration’s Government Affairs team as Manager of Agency Liaison, responsible for working with federal immigration agencies to ensure employment-based immigration policies enable U.S. employers to build America’s future workforce, grow the economy and create U.S. jobs. Prior to joining the Council, Mr. Storch worked as an immigration paralegal at both Trow & Rahal, PC and Freilicher & Hoffman, PC. Mr. Storch has also spent time serving in the offices of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley and U.S. Representative Jerry Costello (D-IL). Mr. Storch received his JD from American University, where he worked as a student attorney in the university’s Immigrant Justice Clinic. Mr. Storch also holds a master’s degree in public affairs from the University of Wisconsin and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Elena Anderson-de Lay

Anderson-de Lay
Renaissance Ballroom West B
Amount of Credit: 
Credit Type: 
 This has been submitted and is pending approval from HRCI
Session Type: 
Concurrent Session
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