Comment: EB-5 Legislation Prospects
Today's Immigration Daily carries various items of interest, including an article on possible changes in the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program. Also find a blog on the art of saying "No" to clients, and a testimony before the Senate Committee on the Judiciary on the administration deportation policy.

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Article: Controversial EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program Faces Possibility of Overhaul. By Muzaffar Chishti and Faye Hipsman

Article: The Waiting Game: Navigating the 240 Day Rule, H-1B Processing Delays, and Premium Processing. By Michael (Chaim) Bergman, Esq.

Blogging: The Art of "No". By Jason Dzubow

Blogging: OCAHO Refuses to Allow ICE Officials to Give Depositions. By Bruce Buchanan

News: Alex Nowrasteh Testimony Before United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary on "Declining Deportations and Increasing Criminal Alien Releases - The Lawless Immigration Policies of the Obama Administration"

Focus: EB-5 Regional Center Roundtable May 31
ILW.COM is pleased to present a monthly telephone seminar series for existing EB-5 Regional Centers and for developers and dealmakers planning to apply for Regional Center designation or establish syndicated EB-5 investments involving multiple investors.

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: Joseph Borg and Greg White
This month's topic is: Regulation and Enforcement of State Blue Sky Securities Laws in EB-5 Projects
Date: Tuesday, May 31, Time: 2:00-2:30pm ET
Registration Deadline: 11:00pm (ET), Monday, May 30, 2016

To view speakers and their biographies, please see: http://www.ilw.com/seminars/Roundtablebios.pdf
To view Angelo's biography and sponsor profile, please see: http://www.ilw.com/seminars/eb5regionalcenterseminars.shtm

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Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Miami Beach, FL. Law firm specializing in Immigration and Business Immigration legal services is seeking an experienced Paralegal in its Miami Beach office on Lincoln Rd. Roles and responsibilities: Assist the Attorney in preparing immigration files including executive summaries and letters to government agencies, immigration forms, follow-up with clients, monitor timelines and deadlines, drafting of answers to RFE (particularly with E-2, L-1, H-1B, O-1, EB-1, H3, Labor certification); Business plan and translations; Maintenance of paper and electronic documentation, of cases' database, archiving, corporate documents; Experience/ qualifications: Fluent in French (not mandatory but highly preferred), Spanish is a plus; Immigration Paralegal experience required 2-4 years; Excellent writing and verbal communication skills, case and time management, proof reading ability, attention to detail, interpersonal skills, resourcefulness, organizational and multi-task skills. Send your resume in confidence to usavisa55@yahoo.com.

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Cincinnati, OH. Musillo Unkenholt LLC is a fast-paced, growing immigration law firm that seeks a Business Immigration Attorney for our office in Cincinnati. The Attorney should have a keen attention to detail and a desire to work in fast-paced environment. A good candidate for either role has business immigration experience working in these areas: H-1B, L-1, PERM, I-140, and I-485. A great candidate is client-focused, dynamic, and a fun person. Please email resume and salary requirements to c.musillo@muimmigration.com.

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Dallas, TX. Dallas immigration boutique seeks business immigration paralegal with 5 to 10 years' experience in H-1B, L-1, TN, E visa matters, and PERMs. EB-5 experience a plus. Bilingual in Korean preferred. Submit detailed resume and writing sample to immigrationjobs2015@gmail.com. EOE.

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Cincinnati, OH. The Cincinnati office of Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP seeks a mid-level associate to join our Immigration practice group. Applicants should have three to five years of experience handling all aspects of business (employment) immigration and managing clients with Nonimmigrant visas, including H-1B, L-1, E-1/2/3, TN; and Immigrant visas, including a high degree of success with PERM cases, as well as EB1 Managers and Outstanding Researchers. Experience should include consular processing and employer compliance counseling. Focus on efficient case handling and high level of attention to detail. The ideal candidate will have a strong academic background, great analytical and writing skills, and be able to demonstrate leadership and initiative. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and law school transcript via email to: Jerry Perry, Director of Legal Recruiting & Professional Development jperry@taftlaw.com.

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ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
May 31, 2016, 2pm (Eastern). LA RED as part of the Committee for Immigration Reform Implementation (CIRI) will hold a webinar "Working Together for Prosecutorial Discretion." This webinar will discuss how advocates can coordinate efforts to get prosecutorial discretion for clients or community members. The panel will review the enforcement priorities, and when and where to request PD. Lawyers and organizers will discuss relationship building and legal ethics. Register here.


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