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Article: Origin and Community: Asian and Latin American Unauthorized Youth and U.S. Deportation Relief. By Sylvia Rusin

Article: Will Franchises steal the spotlight in the EB-5 uprise in Brazil? By Renata Castro, Esq.

News: USCIS Updates Processing Times Information for the Immigrant Investor Program Office (8/13/15)

News: DOS Change to Program Duration for YES Program Students from Yemen

Focus: EB-5 Regional Center Roundtable August 18
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Each 30-minute session is presented at no charge. The sessions feature renowned immigration lawyer, Angelo Paparelli, and invited experts focusing on current developments and best practices in the EB-5 arena from the point of view of Regional Centers and syndicated EB-5 investment entities.

Issues affecting individual investors will also be covered but only from the perspectives of Regional Centers and other EB-5 entities. With this ILW.COM telephone seminar series, Angelo brings to bear his formidable legal talents and immigration thought leadership and suggest solutions to the many vexing problems faced today by Regional Centers and other EB-5 investment entities.

Guest Speakers: Dawn Lurie and Greg White
This month's topic is: Discussing USCIS draft guidance memo and IPO engagement.
Date: Tuesday, August 18, Time: 2:00-2:30pm ET
Registration Deadline: 11:00pm (ET), Monday, August 17, 2015

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Headline: Immigration In US 2015 Reaches A New Record With Immigrant Population Of 42.1 Million People, Study Finds Click here
Headline: US immigration officials didn't 'deliberately violate' court injunction, DHS IG concludes Click here
Headline: Lawyers: Immigrant Family Detention Still Lengthy and Unsafe Click here
Headline: Exclusive - Scott Walker Lays Out Plan to Secure Border, Stop Immigration Insanity In New Interview Click here
Headline: Cuban migration to US rises amid historic thaw in relations Click here

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Letters of the Week: Marc M. Yelnick

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
August 29, 2015, 10am -5pm, August 30, 2015, 10am - 1pm (Central Time). United We Dream (Co-sponsor with AFL-CIO) will hold training on "Owning the Dream - Dallas." This training is for organizations and individuals interested in pushing forward community led Naturalization assistance and DACA/DAPA implementation. Location: AFL-CIO, 1408 N Washington Ave, Dallas, TX. For more information and registration see here.

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