Comment: Top Immigration Posts for July 2016
We feature the top articles and news items for July 2016 below:

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Article: The Refugee Crisis is Being Blamed for the Terrorist Attacks in Europe. By Nolan Rappaport

Article: Employers Need to Know That Site Visits Continue to be a Routine Protocol For USCIS. By: David Nachman, Michael Phulwani, and Ludka Zimovcak

Article: Analyzing USCIS Administrative Appeals Office (AAO) EB-5 Source of Funds Rules for Using Loans as Investment Funds. By Bernard Wolfsdorf, Vivian Zhu, and Joseph Barnett

Blogging: Immigrant of the Day: Khizr and Ghazala Khan - Gold Star Parents. By Greg Siskind

Blogging: Unannounced Random Inspections of CBP and ICE Detention Facilities. By Matthew Kolken

News: EOIR's Immigration Law Advisor, May-June 2016

Focus: The Consular Posts Book 2015-2016 Edition
ILW.COM is pleased to announce The Consular Book 2015-16 edition, Coming Soon! The editor is Rami D. Fakhoury and contributing authors are Poorvi Chothani, Steven A. Culbreath, Dharamchand Depoo, Marc Ellis, Vic Goel, Edward S. Gudeon, Magdale Labbe Henke, Frederick W. Hong, Christi Hufford, C. Valerie Ibe, Priscilla J. Jones, Noah Klug, Jose E. Latour, Lesa Lawrence, Adam Lee, Mark Levey, Jakob Lipman, Susan Willis McFadden, Christy Nguyen, Claire D. Nilson, Curtis Pierce, Luis A. Pinilla, Jessica L. Rodriguez, Kristina Rost, Emmanuel S. Tipon, Alice Yardum-Hunter. The table of contents is as follows:

The Book Contents: MAJOR CONSULAR POSTS: Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, France, Germany, Haiti, India, Jamaica, Nigeria, Philippines, Taiwan, Trinidad and Tobago, United Kingdom, Vietnam. THEORY AND PRACTICE: Introduction; New Attorney Vulnerabilities in International Practice; Trade and Immigration Tightening? NAFTA, WTO, GATS Soup to Nuts; Tips for Avoiding B-1/B-2 Visa Denials and Correcting other Refusal Issues with the Consul; The Visa Waiver Program (VWP): Not As Simple and Easy As It Looks; Non-Immigrant Classes and Their U.S. Tax Obligations; E-1/E-2 Treaty Traders and Treaty Investors; The Consular Role in L-1 Blanket Petitions; H-1B "Dependent Employees": From Labeling to Lawbreaking; Temporary Assignment of H-1B Employees to Client Work Sites;
State Department Name-Checks and Security Advisory Opinions (SAOs); ICE Data-Mining and Federal Benefits Fraud Task Forces - Send In the Marines: Best Practices to Survive Audits and Task Forces;
What to do if Your Client's Visa is Denied: Visa Office Advisory Opinions; A Template for Attorney Risk-Assessment; RESOURCE MATERIALS ON CD-ROM

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Headline: Poll: Voters more confident in Clinton after DNC Click here
Headline: Border Patrol's website offers advice on eluding ... Border Patrol Click here
Headline: Mexicans, Chinese and Muslims have always served in America's military Click here
Headline: I was undocumented. My future was decided by the judge I feared most Click here
Headline: The Day I Was Transformed on Immigration Issues Click here
Headline: Univision's new prep tool for the US citizenship exam tests your civics skills Click here
Headline: GOP Pro-Immigration Group Prepares for Friendly White House Come January - WSJ Click here

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Letters of the Week: Roger Algase, Nolan Rappaport

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Reading
The Ethics and Politics of Immigration: Core Issues and Emerging Trends by Alex Sager - Rowman & Littlefield International; Reprint edition (October 16, 2016) - Paperback: 240 pages, ISBN: 1783486139, $39.95 - http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1783486139.


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