Comment: EB-1A cases, EB-5 Principal Applicants, Visa Bulletin, and DACA Reform
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Article: “A Killer Deal” for EB-5 or a “Deal Killer”? By Mona Shah, ESQ. & Hermione Krumm, ESQ.

Article: When To Use Comparable Evidence in EB-1A cases? By Elektra B. Yao, Esq.

Article: 4 Tips for EB-5 Principal Applicants with Diminished Capacity, Such As Autism By Bernard Wolfsdorf and Joseph Barnett

Blogging: November 2017 Visa Bulletin: Analysis And Predictions By Chris Musillo

Blogging: DACA Reform and It's Hostages (i.e., Asylum Seekers) By Jason Dzubow

News: CRS Report Comparing DHS Component Funding, FY2017: Fact Sheet

Focus: EB-5 Roundtable with Angelo Paparelli

This month's free 45-minute telephonic EB5 Roundtable with Angelo Paparelli features:
Guest Speakers: Carl W. Hampe & Laura Foote Reiff
This month's topic is: Legislative Developments in EB-5
Date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - Time: 2:00-2:30pm ET
Registration Deadline: 11:00pm (ET), Monday, October 16th, 2017
To register, please see:
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Headline: Post-hurricane Rebuilding Will Be Done By Undocumented Workers — And They Need Protection Click here
Headline: Merit-Based Versus Family-based Immigration Explained Click here
Headline: Trump’s Immigration Demands Threaten DACA Deal Click here
Headline: After Hearing About Immigrant Fear, Aurora Looks At Welcoming City Ordinance Click here
Headline: County Set To Work With Trump On Immigration To Improve Grant Chances Click here

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Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
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Letters of the Week:Noah Tawl, Roger Algase

ComingsNGoings: New Office
NPZ Law Group is pleased to announce opening of a new New Jersey office at 1348 U.S. Rte. 202 South, Neshanic Station, NJ 08853

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