Comment: EB-5 Update From Brazil
Today's Immigration Daily carries various items of interest including an article about the latest EB-5 related changes from Brazil; Blogging about Trump on the Syrian refugee crisis; Also find a CRS Legal Sidebar on the latest Shooting in San Francisco raising questions about "Sanctuary Cities."

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Article: EB-5: A report from Brazil. By Renata Castro, Esq.

Article: O-1 VISA PEER LETTERS (HOW TO STRUCTURE THEM) By Dino Palangic et. al.

Blogging: Trump: 'Admit Syrian Refugees'. Is Security Stopping Us, Or Bias? By Roger Algase

News: CRS Report - Legal Sidebar: Recent Shooting in San Francisco Raises Questions about "Sanctuary Cities" and Compliance with Immigration Detainers

Focus: The I-140 / The Degree Equivalency 2015-2016 Edition
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Book Outline is as follows:

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Part I. I-140 Introduction
Chapter One: Editor's Introduction
Chapter Two: Basic Important Employment-Based Concepts by Kristen Quan Hammill

Part II. I-140 by Herbert A. Weiss
Chapter One: Basic Overview of the I-140 EBIV Process
Chapter Two: The Scope of Agency Authority
Chapter Three: The Job Offer Requirement
Chapter Four: The Immigration Act of 1990
Chapter Five: The EB-11 Extraordinary Ability
Chapter Six: The EB-12 Outstanding Professor and Researcher
Chapter Seven: The EB-13 Multinational Manager and Executive
Chapter Eight: The EB-2 Advanced Degree Professional and Person of Exceptional Merit and Ability
Chapter Nine: The EB-3 Professional, Skilled Worker, And Other Worker
Chapter Ten: The I-140 Form
Chapter Eleven: The Standard of Evidence
Chapter Twelve: Priority Dates
Chapter Thirteen: Filing Multiple Petitions
Chapter Fourteen: Successors in Interest
Chapter Fifteen: Ability of Prospective Employer to Pay Wage
Chapter Sixteen: Portability
Chapter Seventeen: Revocation, Invalidation and The Section 204(c) Bar
Chapter Eighteen: Withdrawals and Appeals/Motions
Chapter Nineteen: A Checklist For Putting Together I-140s (And Some Do's And Don'ts)

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