Key Global Legislative Changes You Need to Know for 2019


Presenter: Rob Crabtree, Velocity Global

Original Program Date: December 2018 (available for on-demand viewing through March 2019)

Program length: 60 minutes

From trade to taxes, visas to pensions, a variety of global legislative changes coming will affect how businesses operate in international markets in 2019. Navigating this new landscape can be complicated, but you can remain flexible and agile as you implement mandated changes.

In this program, Rob Crabtree, vice president of operations at Velocity Global, will highlight a number of international legislatives initiatives anticipated for 2019. You will learn how new laws could affect immigration, minimum wages and salaries, and tax requirements, as well as strategies on how your organization can adapt to these and other changes.

The program will review:
  • Legislative changes in the United States, the Asia-Pacific region, Latin America and Europe
  • The implications of Brexit
  • Solutions to help you remain compliant and agile while navigating changes in global employment laws

Learn about our speaker About the Presenter: Rob Crabtree, J.D., is the vice president of operations for Velocity Global, a Denver-based company that provides global employment services. His passion lies in all aspects of international business and the global workforce. His background includes admiralty law, international business transactions, immigration law and employment law. He also has experience working in countries throughout the world, particularly with the Gulf Cooperation Council countries in the Middle East. Crabtree has dedicated his career to educating and providing innovative solutions for businesses looking to go global.

Recertification Credit

Viewing this webcast in its entirety qualifies for a recertification credit hour that may be counted toward SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP recertification from SHRM, as well as recertification from the HR Certification Institute (Global/GPHR or general credit).

Webcast Sponsor

This webcast is sponsored by Velocity Global



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