Comment: Immigration Jobs in New York and Washington
The ideal time to start looking for a job is now. Small and large law firms are looking for immigration attorneys, paralegals and professionals. Today, Immigration Daily features job openings in New York, NY and Washington, DC. Scroll down to see the opportunities!

Article: Immigrant Investor Programs around the World: How the U.S. EB-5 Program Stacks Up. By Lauren A. Cohen, Esq et. al.

Article: Biggest Threat to National Security May be U.S. Immigration Policies. By Robert Rogers

Article: People Die Trying to Get to America, Too. By Alex Nowrasteh

Blogging: ANALYSIS OF THE DECEMBER 2015 VISA BULLETIN. By Chris Musillo

Blogging: Rubio Calls for Work Permits with Path to Citizenship for the Undocumented. By Matthew Kolken

News: USCIS Policy Memo on Initial Field Review of Appeals to the AAO

News: USCIS Tips for Filing Form I-864

Focus: The Physician Immigration Book - Price Reduced
ILW.COM is pleased to present The Physician Immigration Book edited by Robert Aronson.
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

The book outline is as follows:

  • Introduction
  • The Physician Workforce And Healthcare Realities
  • The J-1 Exchange Visitor Program: Views From The Inside And The Outside
  • 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: High court immigration case appeal likely to impact campaigns amid status quo for immigrants Click here
Headline: For Immigrants In U.S. Illegally, Rubio Favors 'Very Long Path' To Citizenship Click here
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Headline: Will Five Justices Give One Man Control of US Immigration Law? Click here

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
New York, NY. Seek experienced law clerk for small but established Midtown employment-based immigration firm. Detailed-oriented, trustworthy & possess excellent writing skills in English. The position includes opportunities for career advancement and training. Starts immediately with flexible hours. EB1, EB2, EB5, E2, O, H1B, PERM experience strongly preferred. compensation: $12 - $20 per hour. employment type: contract. telecommuting okay. Please email resume with writing sample and 2 references to tlin@tlalaw.nyc. Thank you!

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Washington, DC. - Morgan Lewis is currently seeking an Immigration Paralegal for the Immigration Practice Group who will be resident in our Washington, DC office. The responsibilities include providing the highest levels of client service in the preparation of a broad range of business immigration matters (H-1B, TN, L-1, E-1, E-2, O-1; -PERM, I-40, AOS). The internationally recognized immigration practice is dynamic and collegial, with excellent opportunities for professional growth, and the tools and support of one of the world\'s largest full-service law firms. The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's degree and at least one year of experience in business immigration and an interest in pursuing business immigration as a career. The candidate should also have case management aptitude and skill, good independent judgment and analytical skills, a working knowledge and application of legal processes applied in immigration law, demonstrated organizational and technical skills, and the ability to function as part of a team. The ability to work well under pressure and prioritize and balance competing demands are a must. Morgan Lewis is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. http://www.morganlewis.com/careers. Send resumes to jeid@morganlewis.com.

Foreign Credential Evaluations
Why do the largest law firms, corporations, universities in the U.S. choose AETS for their foreign credential evaluations? As the nation's leader in foreign credential evaluations and translations, American Evaluation & Translation Service, Inc. (AETS) provides the most competitive rates in the industry - $75 educational evaluations using Aacrao EDGE, as well as $300 "expert opinion" work experience and position evaluations completed by PhD university professors who have the authority o grant college level credit for work experience and/or training. AETS offers a variety of turn-around times, including same-day service for educational, work experience, and position evaluations. For a list of rates and times, see here: http://www.aetsinternational.com/AETS.Credential.Evaluation.Application.2013.pdf AETS also provides certified translations in 100+ languages, with translators that are specialists in 80+ fields. Please contact AETS anytime at (786)276-8190, visit http://www.aetsinternational.com email info@aetsinternational.com. New customers to AETS will receive a 25% discount on their first Educational Evaluation request - just mention Promotion Code: AETS.ILW.25 to avail of this discount.

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ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
Nov. 19, 2015, 1 - 2pm (Eastern). U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Department of State (DOS) will hold a stakeholder listening session to discuss the filing tips recently posted for: Form I-864, Affidavit of Support Under Section 213A of the INA; Form I-864A, Contract Between Sponsor and Household Member; Form I-864EZ, Affidavit of Support Under Section 213A of the INA; Form I-864W, Intending Immigrant's Affidavit of Support Exemption. USCIS and DOS officials will provide a general overview of these filing tips and gather any feedback you may have. For more information and registration instructions see here.


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