Comment: H-1b Cap Petitions, DACA, and International Entrepreneur Rule Litigation
Today's Immigration Daily features several items of interest, including articles on H-1b Cap Petitions, DACA, and International Entrepreneur Rule Litigation. 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: International Entrepreneur Rule Litigation By Matthew Meltzer

Article: Extreme Hardship Factors Immigration Cases By Mark Silver

Blogging: New Rule Spells Potential Trouble for Asylees By Jason Dzubow

Blogging: Uscis Resumes PPS For H-1b Cap Petitions By Chris Musillo

Blogging: Effects of Temination of DACA on Employers By Bruce Buchanan

News: USCIS Temporary Protected Status for Sudan to Terminate in November 2018

News: USCIS Temporary Protected Status for South Sudan Extended for 18 Months

News: USCIS Resumes Premium Processing for Some Categories of Applicants

Focus: Far East Expos

ILW offers limited EB-5 exhibition opportunities in Seoul Korea, Taipei Taiwan, and Saigon Vietnam
December 11, 2017 - Seoul, Korea
December 13, 2017 - Taipei, Taiwan
December 15, 2017 - Saigon, Vietnam

Info on Korea:

  • One of the largest EB-5 market in the world, 200 investments per year
  • Korea is very close geographically to China, so jet lag is minimized and productive time is maximized
  • Korea has an agent structure similar to China (but lower cost than China)

Taiwan is the ideal country to supplement your China raise because:

  • Taiwan*is one of the larger EB-5 Markets, with about 150 investments per year raised
  • Taiwan*has an agent structure similar to China (but lower cost than China)
  • The language is the same in both China and Taiwan thus simplifying preparation of marketing material
  • Taiwan*is very close geographically to China, so jet lag is minimized and productive time is maximized

Info on Vietnam:

  • Vietnam is the 2nd largest EB-5 Market after China, 350 investments in 2016, 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)

Far East Expos:

  • You will meet licensed Agents in Korea, Taiwan and Vietnam. You will speak on a panel to the assembled agents.
  • Please bring brochures, PowerPoint presentation, table displays and business cards.
  • The Expo hall will include a seminar theater with booths at the back of the room. Agent visit booths and attend the seminars.

EB-5 Issuers - $3,999 per city; Law Firms - $999 per city
(Inquire about Discounts and also about Platinum Level)

For more info please call (212)545-0818 or email webmaster@ilw.com or click here.

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Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
New York, NY - Immigration lawyer (Midtown, Manhattan) - Boutique business immigration firm seeks Associate with 3+ years of experience & a demonstrated passion for the field. Must have extensive experience handling PERMs, full range of NIV (esp. H & L) and IV petitions. The successful candidate will demonstrate strong initiative, ability to handle a high volume and diverse case load, top-tier English writing and communication skills, and excellent organizational skills. Compensation package commensurate with experience and skills. Outstanding environment, team oriented. Please email cover letter, resume & 2 relevant writing samples to: mneedleman@levittandneedleman.com

Letters of the Week: Roger Algase

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Reading
U.S. Immigration in the Twenty-First Century: Making Americans, Remaking America By Louis DeSipio, Rodolfo O. de la Garza - Westview Press; 272 pages, ISBN: 978-0813344737, $27.98, https://www.amazon.com/U-S-Immigration-Twenty-First-Century-Americans/dp/0813344735


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