In conjunction with the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, Raymond G. Lahoud, a Member of Norris McLaughlin, P.A., and Chair of its Immigration Law Practice, is pleased to present the “Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification Instructional Seminar,” for human resource professionals, business owners, compliance officers, management, and administrators at organizations and companies in every industry, and of every size. The seminar will be held Friday, April 13, at Penn State Lehigh Valley Campus, beginning at 10:30 a.m.
Topics include Form I-9 basics and compliantly completing the Form I-9, verification of remote employees, re-verification of remote employees, Form I-9 record retention, Form I-9 remediation, third party Form I-9 servicers, e-verify, internal compliance audits, preparing for a random ICE audit or inspection, employer rights and obligations, DHS and DOL employer immigration discrimination investigation, and what to do when ICE is raiding your business.
Lahoud focuses his practice exclusively on immigration law and deportation defense for individuals and corporations. He has been awarded the Empire State Pro Bono Counsel Award each year since 2012, has been selected as Lead Counsel, has received the Martindale-Hubbell Platinum Client Champion Award, and has been named a Super Lawyers Rising Star, ranked as a Top Rated Immigration Attorney in the New York Metro Area. EB5 Investors, the leading online portal, conference series, and magazine for investors, developers, and EB-5 professionals, has named Lahoud one of the “Top 5 Rising Stars” nationally. He was also named one of the 40 young professionals from the Greater Lehigh Valley as the Lehigh Valley Business 2017 Forty Under 40 for his commitment to business growth, professional excellence, and the community.
Lahoud earned his B.A. in English, summa cum laude, from Lehigh University, where he earned Dean’s List; was named a President’s Scholar; was inducted into Phi Beta Delta; received the Williams Award, Treen Scholarship, and Littner Scholarship; and was Editor of The Lehigh Review. He earned his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center, where he earned Dean’s List, received CALI awards in many courses, and worked on the Georgetown Immigration Law Journal.