Monika Szabo, B.A., J.D., Partner, US Immigration Practice Leader, KPMG Law LLP to Speak at KC’s Comprehensive Immigration Reform: Impact on Your Bottom Line Event

New York, NY, December 17, 2013 –(– The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Monika Szabo, B.A., J.D., Partner, US Immigration Practice Leader, KPMG Law LLP will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “Comprehensive Immigration Reform: Impact on Your Bottom Line.” This event is scheduled for February 6, 2014 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm (ET).

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About Monika Szabo, B.A., J.D.

Monika is a partner in KPMG Law LLP and a partner in its affiliated firm KPMG Canada. She possesses 16 years of experience practicing in the area of immigration law. Monika has extensive experience representing large multinational corporations in a variety of industries, including telecommunications, financial services, transportation, consulting and energy. This includes addressing a broad range of issues facing multinational companies, including global workforce mobility, mergers and acquisitions, compliance, permanent residency, and policy development. She has represented clients before US Citizenship and Immigration Services, the US Department of Labor, the US Department of State, US Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

About KPMG Law LLP

KPMG's affiliated law firm KPMG Law LLP, provides a suite of wide-ranging tax and immigration law services. KPMG Law LLP's immigration practice, together with KPMG's International Executive Services and global network of member firms, helps global-minded clients deal efficiently and effectively with the movement of their international workforces worldwide.

Event Synopsis:

Immigration reform, either comprehensive or partial, seems highly likely within the next year or two. While the House is expected to introduce various new bills leaving the final details uncertain, employers should never-the-less be informed in order to better prepare for the inevitable outcome of this legislation and its consequences on their business.

A panel of thought leaders and practitioners will discuss the fundamentals and provide updates with respect to Immigration Reform. The presentation will be aired in a live two-hour webcast.

The faculty will discuss the following topics:

• Senate Bill 744 & Comprehensive Immigration Reform: An Overview
• Increased Allotment of H-1B Visas
• Mandatory E-Verify
• Work Authorization for Spouses of H-1B Employees
• Path to Permanent Residency (i.e., the Green Card)
• Other Provisions in S.B. 744
• Other Issues and Potential Impact on Companies
• Guidelines and Best Practices
• Latest regulatory updates

About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series

The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To register to an event, please visit:

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