Comment: Vietnam EB-5 Expo
ILW offers limited EB-5 exhibition opportunities at Vietnam EB5 Expo.
December 9th, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Info on Vietnam:

  • Vietnam is the 2nd largest EB-5 Market after China, 350 investments last year, market is growing fast this year.
  • Vietnam is very close geographically to China, so jet lag is minimized and productive time is maximized
  • Vietnam has an agent structure similar to China (but lower cost than China)
Format: All Day Expo featuring Exhibit Hall and frequent short seminars followed by 1-to-1 meetings (Speaking Opportunity included in Expo).
Price: $4,444
Discounts available for combo packages & early bird (Deadline: September 24th)
Special offer for Immigration Attorneys: Speaking opportunities only $499, discounted to $199 or to $0 based on your experience in the country, inquire for more info.
For more info please call (212)545-0818 or email webmaster@ilw.com.

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Focus: The I-140 / The Degree Equivalency 2016-2017 Edition
ILW.COM is pleased to announce The I-140 / The Degree Equivalency 2016-2017 Edition, coming soon!

Contents: Basic Important Employment-Based Concepts, Basic Overview of the I-140 EBIV Process, The Scope of Agency Authority, The Job Offer, The Immigration Act of 1990,
The EB-11 Extraordinary Ability, The EB-12 Outstanding Professor and Researcher,
The EB-13 Multinational Manager and Executive, The EB-2 Advanced Degree Professional and Person of Exceptional Merit and Ability, The EB-3 Professional, Skilled Worker, And Other Worker
The I-140 Form, The Standard of Evidence, Priority Dates, Filing Multiple Petitions, Successors in Interest, Ability of Prospective Employer to Pay Wage, Portability, Revocation, Invalidation and The Section 204(c) Bar, Withdrawals and Appeals/Motions, A Checklist For Putting Together I-140s (And Some Do's And Don'ts)

For more information see here.

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Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Houston, TX - Zemp Law Group is a leading immigration law firm, based in Houston, TX and in Calgary, AB that strives to deliver the best and most efficient immigration solutions for clients. Zemp Law Group has attorneys licensed both in the United States and in Canada. In addition to immigration solutions, Zemp Law Group advises its clients on corporate and business law matters. Responsibilities: Assist with the establishment of business entities, including state filings, as well as preparation of related corporate documents and various contracts. Also conduct research on various legal issues related to business entities and business growth, as assigned. Review and prepare non-immigrant and immigration petitions and applications. These include work permits, resident alien status and other US applications. Required Skills: Must have an understanding of employment-based immigration processes; Detail-oriented; Efficient; Reliable; Excellent verbal and written communication skills; Maintains a positive attitude; Ability to prioritize tasks; Handle multi-tasking simultaneously; Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Outlook. Qualifications: 8 years of work experience in immigration matters with some experience in corporate and business law matters. Compensation: Salary is commensurable to work experience. Retired individuals who can work part-time at home would be an excellent candidate. To apply, submit your resume along with a cover letter including your salary requirements to: info@zemplaw.com. Please indicate "US Immigration/Corporate Paralegal" in the subject field.

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Troy, MI - A boutique mid-sized professional services firm is seeking an Immigration Attorney with employment based experience. The firm provides delivery of global, business-based immigration services, servicing clients in a number of industries and for virtually every country in the world. Their clients are mid- to large-tiered corporations, providing them with a single source solution for work and residence permits, visas, and customized immigration analyses. Ideal candidate will have 3+ years of experience with Hs, Ls, PERMs, and E visas. Experience should include consular processing, efficient case handling and client management, and great analytical and writing skills. Please send your resume to veronica@employmentimmigration.com.

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Troy, MI - A boutique mid-sized professional services firm is seeking an Immigration Paralegal with employment based experience. The firm provides delivery of global, business-based immigration services, servicing clients in a number of industries and for virtually every country in the world. Their clients are mid- to large-tiered corporations, providing them with a single source solution for work and residence permits, visas, and customized immigration analyses. Ideal candidate will have 3+ years of experience in providing support in preparing and filing of petitions and applications with federal government agencies. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, preparing and drafting routine correspondence and memoranda, researching immigration law and procedures, and case management. Please send your resume to veronica@employmentimmigration.com.

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ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
Washington, DC September 23, 9:00-11:45 am: Immigration and Our Economic Future - Urban Institute, See details: http://www.urban.org/events/immigrat...conomic-future


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