Comment: Celebrate All Workers
The first Labor Day holiday was celebrated in 1882 to pay tribute to American workers. Having just celebrated Labor Day weekend, let's remember to recognize and pay tribute to all workers in the US - both native-born and immigrant, documented and undocumented - who work hard every day to contribute to our great country.

Article: 5 Charts that Show Trump's Immigration Paper Is Nonsense. By David Bier

Article: Let Immigrant Graduates Stay in the U.S. By Matthew La Corte

Blogging: Does Birthright US Citizenship Depend on Parents' Status? By Roger Algase

News: USCIS FAQs on Statelessness and the Ability to Work for Joint F-1/TPS

News: USCIS Extends Temporary Immigration Relief Measures for Individuals Affected by Typhoon Soudelor

Focus: The Physician Immigration Book - Price Reduced
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Contributors: Articles by Ana Acosta, Mary Amundson, Robert Aronson, Lisa Atkins, Therese Bart, Janice Bianco, Ingrid Brey, Brian Bruner, Elise Bruner, Jacqueline Bucar, Lisa Claypool, Kristi Crawford, Karen Dean, Alex Dgebuadze, Robert Divine, Goldie Domingue, Maria Fritzinger Elias, Eleanor Fitzpatrick, Roberta Freedman, Kristen Harris, Wendy Hess, Dayna Kelly, Khorzad Mehta, Jennifer Minear, Bruce Morrison, George Newman, Elizabeth Neuwirth, Karen Pollins, Ana Pottratz Acosta, Jennell Prentice, Elizabeth Quinn, Michelle Scimecca, Suzanne Seltzer, Carl Shusterman, Greg Siskind, Rita Sostrin, Tim Skinner, Sarah Peterson Strensrud, Margaret Stock, Hamel Vyas, Tracy Wallowicz, David Ware, Nathan Waxman, Andrew Wizner and Robert Whitehill

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  • Starting The Immigration Process: The Art Of The Client Intake Process
  • J-1 Waiver Strategy And Practice For Physicians
  • H-1B Temporary Worker Considerations And Strategy For Physicians
  • Assessing All Possibilities: Other Nonimmigrant Visa Options For Physicians
  • Long Term Options: Permanent Residence And Naturalization
  • Compliance Considerations
  • Designing A Better Mousetrap: Some Thoughts On Legislative Reform

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Headline: U.S. immigration policy puts ailing WWII vet in limbo Click here
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Headline: Debunking Donald Trump's Five Extreme Statements About Immigrants And Mexico Click here
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Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
New York, NY. Downtown NYC leading immigration law firm seeks attorney with 0-2 years' experience (i.e. asylum, cancellation, SIJ, VAWA, family based petitions, employment based petitions etc.). Candidate must be proficient at drafting motions, memos, and conducting research. Foreign language fluency (Spanish) is preferred not required. Candidates must be detail oriented, able to multi-task, and have strong analytical and organizational skills. Position available immediately. Salary based on experience and qualifications. Candidate must be admitted to the bar. Please send the resumes sxc@ppid.com.

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Atlanta, GA. Ogletree Deakins' immigration practice group employs over 53 immigration attorneys and over 95 paraprofessionals. Our Atlanta office has multiple opportunities for business immigration paralegals to join the firm's expanding practice. We are fully committed to the importance of diversity within the legal profession, as well as all workplace environments and strongly encourage the interest of diverse candidates in the firm. Summary of Position: Duties will include the preparation and filing of a wide range of immigration petitions, including H-1Bs, L-1s, PERM and labor certification applications. Our paralegals also compile and analyze case facts, draft correspondence, maintain and organize client documentation and have direct contact with clients and visa beneficiaries. The Immigration Paralegal will also review complex legal documents, compile and analyze case facts, determine and calendar deadlines. Requirements: Paralegal certification / Bachelor's degree from accredited college or university. Expertise in Lexis, WestLaw, Live Note, Concordance, Case Map, Docketing, and Document Management Systems. Outstanding case management and organizational skills are required. We are not working with outside recruiters for this position. Equal Opportunity Employer. Contact: To apply for this position, please send your resume to jobs@odnss.com with "Atlanta Immigration Paralegal" in the subject line.

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ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
September 21, 2015, 4pm - 6pm (Eastern). The Boston Bar Association will hold a training on "What You Need to Know About Naturalization: Pro Bono Preparation for Boston's Citizenship Day." September 26, 2015 will be "Citizenship Day in Boston 2015" with a goal of 250 citizenship applications. This training will prepare law students and attorneys to complete the 21 page citizenship application for applicants. The training will include an overview of citizenship, eligibility, the impact of a criminal history for an applicant, as well as important issues and red flags. For more information and registration see here.


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