Comment: The July 2016 Visa Bulletin is Out!
Please find the latest Department of State Priority Dates from the latest Visa Bulletin on our Processing Times page. On that page, you can also find Department of Labor Processing Times, CBP Border Wait Times, USCIS Service Center Processing Times, USCIS District Office Processing Times and Department of State Visa Wait Times for various countries. Bookmark this useful page and have the information available at your fingertips!

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Article: States Will Need Immigrants to Counter Aging of the Labor Force. By Michele Waslin

Article: 5 Tips to Save Immigrant Investors from Troubled EB-5 Projects and Troubled Regional Centers. By Joseph M. Barnett, Esq. and Robert J. Blanco, Esq.

Article: Common Foreign Degrees that Get Lost in Translation. By Sheila Danzig

Bloggings by Matthew KolkenOn Immigration Jill Stein Fears Hillary Clinton as Much as Donald Trump     British Security Firm Entering United States Immigration Detention Market

Blogging: Is The UK Going Nativist on Skilled Worker Visas? Will US Do The Same? By Roger Algase

News: DOS Releases Visa Bulletin for July 2016

News: USCIS Message - Nebraska Service Center to Begin Processing Certain Form I-918 Cases

Focus: The Physician Immigration Book
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 Contents: 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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Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
New York, NY - Well-regarded boutique immigration law firm is seeking a legal assistant who is fluent in Hindi and Punjabi. Ideal candidate will have 2+ years of experience, be proficient in Mac applications, and have outstanding case management and organizational skills. To apply, please send resumes to sxc@ppid.com.

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
New Jersey. Growing Central NJ law firm seeks Bi-lingual, English/Spanish immigration attorney with at least 2 years experience with removal defense, motions, appeals. Criminal experience a plus. Must have strong interpersonal skills and good work ethic. Very competitive compensation package for right candidate. Great opportunity for someone with entrepreneurial spirit. Send resume to: Lawmind16@gmail.com.

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
A well-regarded mid-sized immigration boutique is seeking a Senior Associate for NIV processing with an excellent substantive and technical grasp of the NIV process based on 3+ years of experience doing NIV cases including H-1s, L-1s, New Office L-1s, and Entrepreneur H1Bs. Candidate must be able to handle a high-volume workload, fast-paced office environment, and must have the ability to think creatively to find legal solutions to client problems while remaining within the general case processing approach of the law firm. Attractive compensation package provided. To begin the interview process, please send your resume to seniorassociateresumes@gmail.com.

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Providence, RI. The Providence, Rhode Island office of Green and Spiegel US LLC seeks an entry level associate to join our boutique business immigration law firm. Applicants with experience handling all aspects of business (employment) immigration (Nonimmigrant visas, including H-1B, L-1, E-1/2/3, TN; and Immigrant visas, including PERM cases, EB1 Managers and Outstanding Researchers) and family immigration (IR, I-130s, Waivers) will be given preferred status. Ideal candidate will be adept at efficient case handling, exhibit keen attention to detail, have a strong academic background, great analytical and writing skills, and be able to demonstrate leadership and initiative. Spanish language skills a plus. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume via email to Andrew Rodgers, Associate Attorney, arodgers@gands-us.com.

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ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
June 16, 2016, 9am - 6pm, New York, NY. of The Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute at Baruch College in association with Mona Shah & Associates, PLLC will hold a one-day EB-5 conference "EB-5 Investments: Unique Opportunities and Challenges." Industry leaders will discuss the current state of the EB-5 program and opportunities it presents for developers and investors. Location: The William and Anita Newman Conference Center, 151 East 25th Street, Room 750, New York, NY 10010. For more information see here.


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