Comment: Supreme Court cases, EB5 listening session
Today's Immigration Daily features several items of interest, including articles on Supreme Court cases, EB5 listening session etc. Please scroll below to find the item(s) of interest to you. Please let us know your thoughts by writing to editor@ilw.com.

Article: Immigration Cases in the 2017 Term of the Supreme Court By Kevin Johnson

Article: With Adopted Decision Matter of O-A-, USCIS Accepts Provisional Certificates As Evidence of Degree Completion By Michelle S. Velasco

Article: Notes for EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program Listening Session July 13, 2017 By Joseph P. Whalen

Article: From the Bookshelves: Burning Bridges: America's 20-Year Crusade To Deport Labor Leader Harry Bridges by Peter Afrasiabi By Kevin R. Johnson

Blogging: Trump can leave his mark by decimating human trafficking By Nolan Rappaport

Blogging: Trump Unveils White Nationalist Immigration Agenda in Warsaw Speech. Roger Algase

News: USCIS Guidance to RAIO Officers on Adjudicating Children’s Claims

Focus: The Nurse Immigration Book
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The Book Contents: Why A Nurse Immigration Book? H-1 Visas For Nurses; TN Status For Nurses; Practice Pointers for Presenting TN Applications; An Outline Of A Typical Nurse Case, Including Consular Processing; Adjustment Of Status For Professional Nurses; Building International Bridges; Tips For Staffing Companies In Planning Their Posting Strategies; Licensure: US State Licenses For International Nurses; Immigration Basics For Allied Professional Healthcare Workers; Managing Or Achieving Expectations: The Key To Success; Global Issues In Nurse Recruitment; The Nurse Shortage: Why It Matters; Deadly Consequences: The Hidden Impact Of America's Nursing Shortage; Aiding And Abetting - Nursing Crises At Home And Abroad; US Visa Policy Competition For International Scholars, Scientists And Skilled Workers; Better Late Than Never: Workforce Supply Implications Of Later Entry Into Nursing; The Business Of Nurse Immigration; Recruitment Of Workers In The Philippines: Playing Ball With The POEA; Successful International Nurse Recruiting; Nurse Assimilation; Hospitals' Responses To Nurse Staffing Shortages; Nurse Perspectives Of The Migration Experience; Musings After 2 Decades In Nurse Immigration also includes essential reference materials: relevant sections of INA, CFR, OI, AFM, FAM and critical USCIS & DoL Memoranda.

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Headline: A judge said these kids get a green card. ICE says they get deported Click here
Headline: Hawaii loses appeal to narrow scope of Trump's travel ban Click here
Headline: How To Avoid The United States Immigration Backlog Click here
Headline: Defense bill amendments would protect, curb enlistment program for immigrants with in-demand skills Click here
Headline: U.S. named seventh best country to be an immigrant Click here

Help Wanted: Junior Associate Attorney
Melville, NY – Small growing law firm (20 years) in Melville, NY seeks to hire a full-time Junior Associate Attorney. We are considering applications from attorneys recently admitted to bar or with less than one year experience. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and writing sample. Only resumes emailed to admin@lawpg.com will be considered. Do not contact the firm directly. Duties: Compile and file routine and complex immigration applications and petitions under senior attorney supervision (H-1B, L-1, O, PERM, family-based processes, etc.), Compose letters to clients, Draft legal memoranda and articles, Support clients in immigration program management and compliance, Attend client interviews, participate in and conduct meetings with clients, Other relevant duties as may be assigned The ideal Associate will have the following: JD required, Member of State Bar Association (NY or NJ preferred), Some business immigration experience preferred, Spanish language fluency required, Fast-learner, strong analytical and problem-solving skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills, and demonstrated attention to detail, Must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment with competing demands when required, Must be comfortable working in a small firm environment, Must be residing within driving distance of Melville, NY. Please send resume to admin@lawpg.com. Only resumes emailed to admin@lawpg.com will be considered. Do not contact the firm directly.

Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
Florida - A Florida based Regional Center having done several EB5 projects is seeking to team up with an experienced Immigration Attorney for I-526,I-829, I-924, I-924A filings. The Immigration Attorney must have filed successful 526 and 829 cases, should have prompt availability and be ready to travel internationally at a short notice. Boutique law firms and individuals working with larger firms willing to branch out on their own are ok. Interested attorneys please write to: flrc2017@outlook.com.

Letters of the Week

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
New York, NY – July 18, Tuesday. The Immigration Courts: A Conversation with Juan Osuna, Former EOIR Director, http://cmsny.org/event/juanosuna/


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