Comment: Visa Lottery, H-2A and H-2B Visa Programs
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Article: Lawsuit Filed Against DOJ and Judges in North Carolina Who Refuse to Hold Bond Hearings By Kristin Macleod-Ball
Blogging: Mayors from seven major French cities write open letter saying they are overwhelmed by the flow of migrants 19/01/18 By Nolan Rappaport
Blogging: "Chain Migration" and Visa Lottery Originally Promoted White Immigration. That Changed, So Trump and GOP Now Want to Abolish Them By Roger Algase
News: USCIS Announces Re-Registration Period Now Open for Salvadorans with Temporary Protected Status
News: USCIS Announces Re-Registration Period Now Open for Haitians with Temporary Protected Status
News: USCIS Announces Countries Eligible for the H-2A and H-2B Visa Programs
Focus: India Expo
April 2, 2018 - Delhi, India
April 4, 2018 - Mumbai, India
April 6, 2018 - Chennai, India
ILW offers limited EB-5 exhibition opportunities at the Delhi, Mumbai & Chennai Expos
Info on India:
- India is currently the world's fastest growing major economy - faster than China - and will keep outpacing China in 2018 and beyond
- The number of new millionaires created each year in India is more than China - this has been true for the last several years
- India will be #1 EB5 country by 2019, absent quota relief
- India is fully English speaking country - no translation needed even for official documents
- Indian regulatory structures are more robust than China. India source of funds is easier to handle for USCIS as compared to China source of funds
- At ILW EB5 expos you will meet with direct investors, and/or with agents/intermediaries from the country and/or a combination of the above (all depending on local law)
- All Day Expo featuring Exhibit Hall and frequent short seminars.(Speaking Opportunity included)
- Please bring brochures, PowerPoint presentation, table displays and business cards.
EB-5 Issuers - $3,999 per city; Law Firms - $999 per city
(Inquire about Discounts and also about Platinum Level)
For more information, please call (212)545-0818 or email email@example.com or click here.
Headline: DACA not worth a shutdown, except to Democrats
Headline: Mayor willing to 'go to jail' to protest Trump immigration policies
Headline: Trump's immigration travel ban to get final showdown at Supreme Court
Headline: House Democrat Pelosi hopeful Schumer finds Trump-backed immigration bill
Headline: GOP rep calls Goodlatte immigration proposal the '#BannonBill'
Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Specific responsibilities will include: providing overall coordination and management of junior paralegal tasks, preparing business visitor visa applications, work, residence permit and work visa applications, coordinate collection of required legal documentation as required, research requirements in various jurisdictions, submit applications and handle processing of filing fees, and other duties required by our global mobility team (predominantly for attorneys licensed in Canada, but also in Germany, the United Kingdom and Ireland).
The individual hired for this position will need to have strong writing skills and be able to draft complex applications such as the equivalent of Intracompany Transfers, Extraordinary Ability applications and PERMs.
The individual will be positioned for direct contact with our client base, which includes Fortune 500 corporations, major academic and medical institutions. As a result, effective communication is an important aspect of this position.
Qualified candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree. Prior U.S., Canadian, or Global immigration-related experience (3-5 years) is preferred. Salary is commensurate with experience. Please send materials to firstname.lastname@example.org
Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Philadelphia, PA - Philadelphia immigration law firm seeking detail-oriented Business Immigration Paralegal with strong organizational, writing, research, and case management skills. Primary job duties include: Manage caseload of immigration matters in various stages; Assist attorney in preparation of employment-based immigration petitions and applications, including forms and packets with supporting evidence for submission to relevant administrative agency; Review and organize client documentation and analyze and summarize case data for attorney; Assist attorney with determining potential case issues and planning case strategy; Draft correspondence to clients and relevant administrative agency; Maintain organized, legally compliant client files, monitor deadlines, and progress of individuals’ cases; Perform administrative tasks such as filing documents, answering telephone calls, and maintaining and organizing reference files; Conduct legal research regarding regulations and procedures in immigration law; Work effectively and collaboratively with team members to prioritize and organize work load; and Perform other administrative tasks and projects as assigned by attorney. Bachelor's degree and at least 1-2 years of experience in field required. Competitive salary and benefits. Please submit resume, cover letter, and writing sample. Applicants that do not include a cover letter will not be considered. Please send materials to email@example.com
Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Austin, TX - Graham Adair, a leading boutique immigration law firm, is looking to hire paralegals for its Austin, TX office. The ideal candidates will have 2+ years of experience in employment based immigration. Must possess a strong background in the PERM process. Experience with H-1B, L-1, TNs, I-140s, and Adjustment of Status required. Strong communications skills and outstanding customer service. Must have strong organizational skills and be detail oriented. Ability to adhere to tight timelines and deadlines. Responsibilities include assisting attorneys in the preparation, filing and tracking of various immigration applications and petitions. Salary DOE. Resume and a letter of interest should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
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