Comment: The Fifth Cicuit Decision
Today's edition of Immigration Daily contains many items of interest. See two articles about the Fifth Circuit decision; and various bloggings on flaws in our immigration system. Also find news items about USCIS's policy for Somalia and an OIG report on the Streamline initiative effect CBP's performance.

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Article: Breaking News: Fifth Circuit Refuses to Stay the Injunction Barring Implementation of President Obama's Expanded Deferred Action Program. By Kevin Johnson

Article: FIFTH CIRCUIT PRECEDENT ON PREEMPTION CAN PROVIDE OBAMA WITH PATH TO VICTORY IN TEXAS v. UNITED STATES. By Cyrus D. Mehta

Blogging: Holocaust Museum: Rohingya Persecution Could Lead To Genocide. By Roger Algase

Blogging: USCIS SUED OVER INTERIM EADs. By Maria Schneider

Blogging: Obama Admin Interrogating Muslim Americans about their Religious Beliefs. By Matthew Kolken

Blogging: Congress: Asylum System Letting in Terrorists. By Jason Dzubow

News: USCIS Extends Temporary Protected Status for Somalia

News: DHS OIG Report on CBP's Streamline and Its Effect on Illegal Border Crossing

Focus: Removal for Experts
We are proud to announce the newest ILW.com seminar series, "Removal for Experts." The first session will take place this Thursday, June 4. The Discussion Leader is David Wilson and other speakers for this series include Lory Rosenberg, Priscillia Sundah Suntoso, Michael S. Vastine, and others to be announced. The curriculum is as follows:

FIRST Phone Session on Thursday, June 4, 2015 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. (Eastern Time) - Bond / Detention / Habeas

  • Discussion of bond practices nationally
  • Discussion of common issues with ISAP
  • Factors for ICE's standardized enforcement priority system
  • Discussion of finality of convictions
  • Habeas in the immigration context

SECOND Phone Session on Thursday, July 2, 2015 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. (Eastern Time) - 751s in Removal Proceedings

THIRD Phone Session on Thursday, August 20, 2015 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. (Eastern Time) - Advanced I-9 Issues – Ensuring Compliance Going Forward

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Headline: Chinese immigration to U.S. surges Click here
Headline: U.S. top court declines request to revive Arizona immigration law Click here
Headline: What's Next for Obama Administration After Immigration Setback as Gov. Jeb Bush Defends His Immigration Stance Click here
Headline: Jeb Bush 'Not Going To Back Down' On Immigration, Supports 'Path For Legalized Status' Click here
Headline: Behind the surprising drop in illegal immigration Click here

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
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Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
New York, NY - Goldstein & Lee, P.C. with offices in New York and London is seeking a New York licensed attorney bilingual in Japanese and English preferably with at least 2 yrs experience in U.S. Business Immigration law for a full time attorney position in New York. Due to increased work with major Japanese companies both in Japan and in the United States, we have an immediate need for a qualified lawyer with Japanese and English language skills. The individual selected will be responsible for direct interaction with Japanese companies both overseas and in the U.S. Consular experience is a plus but not a necessity. Candidates are urged to send their CV/resume directly to Richard Goldstein at Richardgoldstein@goldsteinvisa.com. We will be available to meet interested candidates at the AILA Conference in D.C. between June 14 and 20 or in New York.

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E3 Investment Group
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ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
June 17, 2015, 9am - 5pm, Washington, DC. ASISTA and NIPNLG, along with the ABA Commission on Domestic and Sexual Violence, Tahirih Justice Center, and Ayuda will hold an advanced in-person all-day training on "U Visa Updates & Emerging Issues." National Trainers and USCIS representatives will share the latest best practices and policy updates on U visas. Location: American Bar Association, 1050 Connecticut Ave NW, #400, Washington, DC. For more information and registration info see here.


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