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6/6/2017 -  U.S. and U.K. Immigration Policy Trends

3/28/2017 -  U.S. and Canadian Border Employment Issues

3/22/2017 -  How to Become an HR Strategist in a Global Market

1/24/2017 -  International Employment and Globalization: The 2017 Outlook on Global Mobility after Trump & Brexit

9/1/2016 -The Psychological Work Environment in a Global Context

9/1/2016 -2nd Annual Summer Social Networking Event: "Ask the Experts" (San Francisco)

06/14/2016 - Global Employer Networking Meeting (Palo Alto)

06/02/2016 - The Digital World and Its Employment Impact (Paris)

2/25/2016 - New Horizons: Opportunities, Challenges, and Best Practices Associated with International Expansion (San Francisco)

1/20/2016 - Cross-Border Benefits and Administration (London)

11/17/2015 - Understanding the Non-Compete and Non-Solicitation Environment in the United States and Europe (Hamburg)

9/3/2015 - The Role of HR in a Global Company: Recruiting, Compliance and Managing Talent Across Borders (San Francisco)

5/20/2015 - Brussels Event: Cross Border Employment (Brussels)

1/21/2015 - The Role of HR in a Global Company: Recruiting, Compliance and Managing Talent Across Borders (London)

11/13/2014 - International Employers Forum Event/Webinar Getting it Right: Managing Import and FCPA Compliance through your Supply Chain (Philadelphia / Webinar)

9/30/2014 - International Employers Forum Webinar Hello and Goodbye:Global Laws in Hiring and Employment Termination (Webinar)

6/9/2014 - An Overview of the Labor and Employment Law Landscape in Ireland for a U.S. Multinational (Philadelphia)

5/9/2014 - International Employers Forum Breakfast Meeting Hello and Goodbye: Global Laws in Hiring and Employment Termination (Philadelphia)

3/18/2014 - Webinar: Russia And Ukraine: What Employers Need To Know And Do During Times Of Crisis (Webinar)






Russia And Ukraine: What Employers Need To Know And Do During Times Of Crisis

Webinar: Russia And Ukraine: What Employers Need To Know And Do During Times Of Crisis

Tuesday,
March 18, 2014

The webinar provided information on the current political circumstances in the Ukraine and Russia, and how organizations with operations, employees and/or business relationships may be affected during times of crisis. The discussion  emphasized employment relationships, rights and obligations; issues regarding visas, safety and ongoing management; and an overview of commercial issues of which companies should be aware when problems arise.

The webinar featured the following speakers:

Artem Saprykin is Of Counsel with Marks & Sokolov’s Kyiv office, specializing in commercial, real estate and litigation matters.

Derek Bloom is a partner with Marks & Sokolov’s Moscow office. Derek is a member of the District of Columbia Bar Association. Before moving to Russia, he practiced law in Washington, D.C. as a partner in a securities law firm focused on securities issuances by U.S. financial institutions. He practices in the areas of foreign investment in Russia, commercial real estate investments by Russian and foreign investors; secured financing and financial leasing in Russia; and business aviation.

Bill Wright is a partner with Fisher & Phillips in its Philadelphia office, the co-chair of the firm’s International Employment Practice Group, a member of the International Employers Forum’s Board of Directors and an active participant in the International Pension and Employee Benefits Lawyers Association. 

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