Comment: Spending Bill, Affinity Fraud
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Article: Spending Deal Expands Parts of Immigration Enforcement, but Not the Wall or Immigration Agents By Joshua Breisblatt

Article: Affinity Fraud "You Can Trust Me!" "We Are the Same, You and Me!" By Joseph P. Whalen

Blogging: In Trump's America, Are Asylum Seekers at Risk of Arrest? By Jason Dzubow

Blogging: USCIS Completes Data Entry Of H-1B Cap Petitions By Chris Musillo

Blogging: "Police" State Comes Closer as Texas Passes Law Sending Officers to Jail if They Refuse to Engage in Racial Profiling of Immigrants By Roger Algase

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Headline: Trump’s Immigration Proposals ‘Conspicuously Absent’ From Spending Bill Click here
Headline: Dropbox hires new lobbying firm to help out on immigration, surveillance Click here
Headline: Texas lawmakers pass bill allowing police to ask about a person's immigration status Click here
Headline: Immigration Experts Question Tale of Australian Man’s U.S. Border Detention Click here
Headline: US senators back immigrant facing deportation to Guatemala Click here

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
Midtown Manhattan, NY – Satterlee Stephens LLP (www.ssbb.com) seeks an associate with at least 3 years of business immigration experience. Ideal candidate will have substantial experience with a wide range of NIV (E, H, L & O) and IV (PERM & EB-1) matters and excellent case management and writing skills. Please send resume and writing sample to recruiting@ssbb.com.

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
New York City - Yarden Law Group has openings for experienced immigration attorneys and paralegals to join our growing firm and become a part of our team of business immigration professionals. Attorneys must be admitted to practice law in a U.S. state / territory, in good standing and have one year or more of experience. Paralegals must have a bachelor’s degree and experience of two or more years. Experience should include areas such as O and P visas, E visas, L-1, H-1B and TN visas as well as immigrant petitions in the EB-1, 2 and 3 classifications. Good English writing skills, legal research skills and ability to manage cases are necessary. Command of foreign languages is a plus, especially Hebrew, Spanish or other European languages. If you prefer challenging and interesting cases, thrive in environment where quality is paramount and where professional development is a priority, you should apply. Please send cover letter and resume to shavit@yardenlaw.com.

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Atlanta, GA - Ogletree Deakins is one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management in all types of employment-related legal matters. Our Atlanta office seeks multiple experienced immigration attorneys to join the firm’s expanding practice and assume a major role in our business immigration group. Requirements: Juris Doctor; Qualified candidates must be and remain licensed to practice law and in good standing; During employment, must meet requirements for continuing licensure for law practice; Must have 3 or more years of business immigration experience in a fast paced environment; Candidates should possess extensive experience with PERM applications, H-1B, L-1, TN and E visas; Must possess experience in high-volume business immigration work environment; Excellent writing, organizational and research skills are required. Ogletree Deakins offers a robust suite of benefits for our Attorneys including: Comprehensive training and development programs including a Firm-wide Attorney Retreats every year, Firm sponsored CLE and bar admission expenses, Competitive Bonus Programs, 401K, affordable Health and Life Insurance including Dental & Vision coverage, Flexible Spending Accounts to help offset the cost of dependent care and/or health care expenses, Teladoc (24/7 access to a doctor by phone or online video) and an EAP Program. To apply for this position, please email your resume to Vanessa Russell at Vanessa.Russell@ogletreedeakins.com with “ATLANTA IMMIGRATION ASSOCIATE” in the subject line.

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Raleigh, NC - Ogletree Deakins is one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management in all types of employment-related legal matters. Our Atlanta office seeks multiple experienced immigration attorneys to join the firm’s expanding practice and assume a major role in our business immigration group. Requirements: Juris Doctor; Qualified candidates must be and remain licensed to practice law and in good standing in the state of employment; During employment, must meet requirements for continuing licensure for law practice; Experience with PERM applications, H-1B, L-1, TN and E visas is preferred; Experience in high-volume business immigration work environment is a plus; Excellent writing, organizational and research skills are required. Ogletree Deakins offers a robust suite of benefits for our Attorneys including: Comprehensive training and development programs including a Firm-wide Attorney Retreats every year, Firm sponsored CLE and bar admission expenses, Competitive Bonus Programs, 401K, affordable Health and Life Insurance including Dental & Vision coverage, Flexible Spending Accounts to help offset the cost of dependent care and/or health care expenses, Teladoc (24/7 access to a doctor by phone or online video) and an EAP Program. To apply for this position, please email your resume to Vanessa Russell at Vanessa.Russell@ogletreedeakins.com with “RALEIGH IMMIGRATION ASSOCIATE” in the subject line.

Letters of the Week: Roger Algase

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
Washington, DC – May 11, Thursday. Returning Home: The Challenges and Opportunities Faced by Returned Migrants in the Northern Triangle of Central America, https://www.wilsoncenter.org/event/r...thern-triangle


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